Li Ka-shing Net Worth
Li Ka-shing net worth: Li Ka-shing is a Hong Kong-born businessman who has a net worth of $29 billion. Li Ka-shing is the Chairman of Hutchison Whampoa Limited and Cheung Kong Holdings. His net worth makes Ka-shing of of the 40 richest people in the world and the richest person in Hong Kong.
Li Ka-shing began life as a refugee but now is a successful businessman who controls a number of different holdings across various business networks. He is also known for his generous donations to many philanthropic organizations. In addition to his net worth he is often referred to in China as "Superman," a nickname he earned thanks to his impressive business prowess. Li is considered one of the most powerful men in Asia, having earned the title of "Asia's Most Powerful Man" in Asiaweek magazine back in 2001.
Despite his impressive amount of wealth and power, Li Ka-shing belongs to that subgroup of wealthy individuals who have cultivated simple lifestyles. He is often seen wearing cheap black dress shoes and a simple SEIKO watch, which might surprise people who know him as one of the richest men on the planet. He is also a very enthusiastic philanthropist, having donated $1.41 billion so far to various charitable causes and organizations. In his personal life, Li is known for his commitment to physical fitness, giving much of his time throughout the day to exercise. His favored form of exercise is golf, which he gets up at 6 AM every morning to play with famous Hong Kong movie producer Raymond Chow, regardless of how much (or how little) sleep he got the night before.
Li Ka-shing Net Worth details: Li Ka-Shing's wealth is mostly from his stakes in companies including real estate developer Cheung Kong Property Holdings, Canadian energy company Husky Energy, and Hong Kong conglomerate CK Hutchinson Holdings. In 2015 he reorganized his companies and now has 30 percent of CK Hutchinson and Cheung Kong Property. His other holdings include Cheung Kong Infrastructure and Hutchinson Telecom Hong Kong.
Li was also an early investor in video conferencing company Zoom. His Zoom stake is worth around $6.5 billion.
|Net Worth:||$29 Billion|
|Date of Birth:||Jul 29, 1928 (92 years old)|
|Profession:||Businessperson, Investor, Entrepreneur|