Jack Ma Net Worth
Jack Ma, born Ma Yun on the 10th of September 1964 in Hangzhou, China, is a lecturer, and former executive chairman of the prestigious Alibaba Group, a group of companies co-founded by him. He currently resides in Hangzhou, China. The business man is a known figure all over his country, China as the owner of various establishments.
Ma is calculated by Forbes, to have a net-worth above $35 billion, being the founder to one of the largest online sales, and retail platforms.
Subsequent to his graduation, and becoming a lecturer, he decided to take on a job, this forced the young Ma, to apply for as much as thirty positions, but was deemed ineligible for all. one of the disheartening of them, being his application to KFC which he said, got to employ all twenty-four applicants who applied for the job in exemption of himself. The negativity behind this, could have made one believe that he must have really been incompetent and of poor skills, but this didn’t stop the future billionaire from striving to attain better from his life.
1995, marked their introduction of his second business for China pages in the Inited States. Within a few years, they had generated as much as hundreds of thousands of dollars from their ventures . He later on through assistance of his friends, started establishing websites for Chinese organizations.
Ma’s rise to glory is an inspiring tale, as he had to go through various forms of disappointments. He had to match his love and passion of learning English, to the disappointment of writing annual examination and not passing, he had to persevere until he could finally pass the examination. He also had to apply for various vacancies in companies, all to no avail, but saw this as a steppingstone to creating one of his own.
The relentless and `no giving up’ attitude he continually displayed through various life challenges, and devising alternatives to them could be sited as one of the key factors to the success story of this Chinese magnate, in becoming one of the greatest names in the history of his country, and in the world in general.