Jimmy Lai

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Jimmy Lai
黎智英
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Born
Lai Chee-ying

(1947-12-08) December 8, 1947 (age 74)
NationalityHong Kong
Taiwan
United Kingdom
OccupationEntrepreneur
Activist
Net worthUS$1.2 billion (2008)[1]
TitleFounder and chairman, Next Digital (as of 29 December, 2020)
Websitenextmedia.com
Jimmy Lai
Chinese黎智英

Lai Chee-Ying (Chinese: 黎智英, born 8 December 1947), also known as Jimmy Lai, is a Hong Kong entrepreneur. He founded Giordano. He is one of the main supporters of the pro-democracy camp, especially to the Democratic Party.[2]

Lai is also an art collector.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "#962 Jimmy Lai". Forbes.com. 11 February 2008. Retrieved 3 February 2016.
  2. "Jimmy Lai, the testy tycoon defying Beijing". Financial Times. Retrieved 2020-08-14.(subscription required)
  3. "黎智英:丁雄泉,就代表藝術" [Jimmy Lai: Walasse Ting represents the arts]. Business Today (in Traditional Chinese). 2010-06-03. Retrieved 2021-01-02.