Robin Li Net Worth

How much is Robin Li Worth?

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Robin Li net worth:
$13 Billion

Robin Li net worth: Robin Li is a Chinese businessman who has a net worth of $13 billion dollars. 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".

Net Worth details: Robin Li holds a 21 percent stake in China's most popular search engine, Baidu. He also controls a 5 percent stake through his wife Melissa Ma. Together the couple owns more than 7 million Class A and Class B shares in Baidu. Each of those shares equals 10 American depository receipts which are traded publically on NASDAQ. Baidu reported $10.6 billion in revenue in 2016.

Robin Li Net Worth

Robin Li

Businessperson
Date of Birth
Nov 17, 1968 (48 years old)
Profession
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Nationality
China
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