Li Yanhong Net Worth $15.5 Billion
Mr. Li has brought in his estimated net worth of $11.1 billion as the Co Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Baidu, the top search engine in China. In 2000, he co-founded Baidu with Eric Xu. He additionally serves on the board of the New York-recorded New Oriental Education & Technology, which supplies educational services in China. Considered among the most affluent web entrepreneurs, Li turned Baidu into the biggest Chinese search as well as the third largest independent search engine on the planet. After twelve years, it’s more than 80% of market share by search query. It was the first Chinese firm to be a part of the NASDAQ 100 and he’s been featured in several publications. He was likewise a part of the list of 5550 Folks Who Matter Now by CNN in 2007. He helped develop a software application for the internet version of The Wall Street Journal. He also worked on enhancing algorithms for search engines and stayed in the organization until June 1997. While he was still at IDD, Li Yanhong developed the Rankdex website-scoring algorithm for search engine page rank, and was given a U.S. patent. Produced on November 17, 1968 in Yangquan, Shanxi Province, China, he’s also known by the name Robin Li. He was trained at Yangquan First High School, where he reached the second best level in the entrance exam. He afterwards went to the University Buffalo at Buffalo, The State University of New York in the autumn of 1991 to study to get a doctoral degree in computer science. In 1994, he determined to not continue together with his PhD, instead earning his Master of Science degree.