Peter Lim Profile

World Billionaire Peter Lim Profile

Name : Peter Lim
2015 Rank : 949      2014 Rank : 763      2013 Rank : 736
2012 Rank : 764      2011 Rank : 736

Net Worth: $2 B (2015)

Fortune : Self Made

Source : Investments

Country Of Citizenship : Singapore

Residence : Singapore

Education : NA

Date of Birth : NA

Profession : NA

Family : Spouse(s)‚ Children:2

More About Peter Lim

The Life and Career of Peter Lim

In the Forbes List of World Top Billionaire 2010‚ Peter Lim Eng Hock who is better known as Peter Lim has a net worth of $1.5 billion and 655th rank in the list. He is based in Singapore and his father had been a fishmonger. He himself worked as a cab driver‚ a cook and a waiter during his university days.

He had been a successful stockbroker for mainly the Indonesian clients. That earned him his famous nickname "Remisier King." He became a fulltime investor from 1996 when he invested $10 million in Wilmar International‚ the company that produces palm oil. His stocks are now valued at $700 million. Peter Lim has been also a successful investor in fashion distributor FJ Benjamin and in his other logistics and the agri-business ventures as well.

Peter Lim is the proud owner of the Manchester United F.C. themed bars and clubs. He also bid to take the ownership of Liverpool F.C. in 2010 in an endeavor to expand his brand in Asia.

The Thomson Medical Centre Limited was purchased by him in October 2010 from Dr. Cheng Wei Chen and family. That was at a price of $1.75 per share.

Peter Lim is a die-hard sports fan. He has set up $10 million scholarship under the Singapore Olympic Foundation. He is also an avid supporter of the Singapore football. Readmore...

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