Sumet Jiaravanon

About Sumet Jiaravanon

Birth Day: April 19, 1939
Birth Place: Bangkok, Thailand, Thailand
Birth Sign: Taurus
Residence: Bangkok, Thailand
Occupation: CEO & Chairman of Charoen Pokphand
Children: 5

Sumet Jiaravanon Net Worth

Sumet Jiaravanon was bornon April 19, 1939 in Bangkok, Thailand, Thailand. Sumet Jiaravanon is the older brother of Thai billionaire Dhanin Chearavanont and executive chairman of Charoen Pokphand Group, the family's sprawling conglomerate. He also chairs the family's Chinese arm Chia Tai Group. Sumet is listed separately from Dhanin based on his ownership of close to a 13% stake in the family's vast assets. His wealth is up partly on new information about the family's private holdings.
Sumet Jiaravanon is a member of Diversified

💰 Net worth: $4.1 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2016 $2.1 Billion
2017 $3.4 Billion
2018 $4.41 Billion

Biography/Timeline

1920

Dhanin Chearavanont's Father, Chia Ek Chor, and uncle, Chia Seow Hui, left China for Bangkok in the 1920s to begin selling seeds and agricultural chemicals. Their Business Diversified geographically across Asia, and vertically via a number of Technology ventures and contract farming initiatives. In the 1980s, as China opened up to foreign firms, the Charoen Pokphand Group became the preferred partner for international brands such as Honda, Wal Mart, and Tesco.

1939

Chearavanont was born in 1939, the fourth and youngest son of Chia Ek Chor.