Robin Li Net Worth
Robin Li net worth: Robin Li has a net worth of $10 billion dollars and he is one of the richest internet entrepreneurs of all time. Born in Yangquan, Shanxi, China, Robin Li, also known as Yanhong Li, excelled throughout his academic career. He received the highest score of any student in Yangquan on China's National Higher Education Entrance Exam, and subsequently graduated from Peking University with a degree in Information Management. He then earned his Master's degree from SUNY-Buffalo in Computer Science. His first job was with IDD Information Services. While with IDD, he developed and improved various algorithms related to improving search engines. In the mid-90s, he patented an algorithm for site-scoring called, Rankdex. In 2000, he launched his own search engine, Baidu, using his algorithm. Baidu is now the largest search engine used in China, and the third largest independent search engine in the world. Baidu is the first Chinese company to be part of the NASDAQ-100, and Mr. Li has been featured in multiple publications. In 2007, he was also included in CNN's list of "50 People Who Matter Now".