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Jay Y. Lee Net Worth

Jay Y. Lee Net Worth

Net Worth: $7.42 Billion

  • Source of Wealth Samsung
  • Birth Place Washington, D.C., United States
  • Marital Status Divorced (Lim Se-ryung)
  • Full Name Lee Jae-yong
  • Nationality Korean
  • Date of Birth June 23, 1968
  • Occupation Businessman
  • Education Keio University, Seoul National University, Harvard Business School
  • Children 2
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About Jay Y. Lee

Jay Y. Lee has an estimated net worth of $7.42 billion as of July 2017, according to Bloomberg. Known for his low-profile like his father Lee Kun Hee, Jay Y. Lee, has finally succeeded as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Samsung Electronics in 2010. Samsung Electronics is owned by Samsung Group where Lee Kun Hee serves as the Chairman.  Samsung is considered as the largest memory chip maker in South Korea.

Jay Y. Lee started his career at Samsung Electronics in 1991 until he became the President in 2010. Samsung is making a huge profit in the sale of its Galaxy S Smartphones and other mobile phones. Just recently, its Chairman Lee Kun Hee, is facing a legal battle filed by his siblings who claimed that they own a great portion of Samsung’s assets which amounts to around $1 billion through inheritance from their father.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Jay Y. Lee's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Earnings 2016 $6.2 Billion
Earnings 2012 $3.8 Billion
Earnings 2011 $3.3 Billion
Earnings 2010 $2.1 Billion
Earnings 2009 $880 Million
Earnings 2008 $1.5 Billion
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