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Richest People In South Korea 2014 | Top 10

2 October 2014

9.Lee Joong-Keun

Up next on our list of wealthiest people in South Korea we have Lee Joong-Keun.

Net Worth: $1.9 Billion

Source: Construction

Lee Joong-Keun is the richest entrepreneur in South Korea, him being a self made billionaire. He founded Booyoung Group, a construction company in the 1980s, building apartment buildings.

Lee Joong-Keun declared bankruptcy in 1979 but he recovered, and in 2012 became a billionaire. He served a three year prison sentence in 2004 for embezzling company funds.

Richest People In South Korea | 9. Lee Joong-Keun - $1.9 Billion
Richest People In South Korea | 9. Lee Joong-Keun – $1.9 Billion (via www.koreaherald.com)
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