Chairul Tanjung net worth: Chairul Tanjung is an Indonesian businessman who has a net worth of $3.4 billion. Chairul Tanjung's fortune originates from his investments media industry through his conglomerate, CT Corporation. He started doing business while he still attended classes at the Department of Dentistry, University of Indonesia. Being a trained dentist, Chairul started small selling study guides while in school. Then he made his first real venture, which was a medical and dental equipment trading business that he started in 1983. After he had suffered ups and downs, eventually Chairul created what's today successful business enterprise in charge of some other companies such as news website Detik.com, Mega Bank and two of Indonesia's top five TV stations. Additionally, he has interests in retail businesses, including Carrefour Indonesia, as well as a number of luxury-brand franchises including Giorgio Armani, Jimmy Choo, and Valentino. Furthermore, he is the chair of the Indonesia National Kidney Foundation and a board member of the Indonesian Committee for Humanitarian Programs.