Biography of Ji Qi
Ji Qi, born in China, is a billionaire with a current net worth of $5.6 billion, according to Forbes. He is the co-founder and CEO of one of China’s largest smartphone brands, Xiamo Corporation.
Early Life and Education
Ji Qi was born in 1969 in Guangdong, China. He graduated from Wuhan University with a degree in electronic engineering. After which, he went on to earn a PhD from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Career and Achievements
In 2006, Ji co-founded the Xiamo Corporation, with the aim of providing high-quality technology products at an affordable price. The company initially started with smartphone products, but it later expanded to produce a range of consumer electronics, including laptops and smart home products.
Under Ji Qi’s leadership, Xiaomi Corporation became one of China’s leading smartphone brands. The company has expanded globally and has a presence in over 80 countries. In 2018, the company’s revenue reached $30 billion.
In addition to his work with Xiaomi, Ji has also been involved with various other technology-related ventures. He co-founded a venture fund, Shunwei Capital, which has invested in some of the most successful tech startups in China.
Ji is married and has two children. He is known for his love of photography and has published a book, “See the World Through a Lens,” showcasing his work.
|Companies||Xiaomi Corporation, Shunwei Capital|
|Net Worth||$5.6 billion|