Lim Kok Thay (Businessman) Wiki, Biography, Age, Wife, Net Worth

Find Below Wiki Age, weight, Height, Net Worth as Wikipedia, Wife, There is no question is the most popular & Rising celebrity of all the time. You can know about the net worth Lim Kok this year and how he spent his expenses. Also find out how he got wealth at the age of 71. He has a kind heart and lovely personality. below you find everything about him.

Lim Kok Thay Wiki, Biography

Date of Birth 16 August 1951
Birth Day 16 August
Birth Years 1951
Age 71 years old
Birth Place University of London
Birth City
Birth Country Malaysia
Nationality Malaysian
Famous As businessman
Also Known for businessman
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Occupation businessman

Also Known by the Full name , is a Good businessman. He was born on 16 August 1951, in University of London. is a beautiful and populous city located in University of London Malaysia.

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Net Worth

has a net worth of $1.5 million (Estimated) which he earned from his occupation as businessman. Famously known as the businessman of Malaysia. He is seen as one of the most successful businessman of all times. Wealth & Primary Source of earning is being a successful Malaysian businessman.

Lim Kok entered the career as businessman In his early life after completing his formal education..

Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 $0.5 Million to $1.5 Million Approx
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Income Source businessman

Personal Life, Relationships and Dating

Tan Sri Lim is married to Puan Sri Cecilia Lim. They have three children. As of 16 February 2021, Forbes estimated Tan Sri Lim’s net worth to be US$ 2.4 Billion making him the 1063th richest person in the world.

Social Network

Born on 16 August 1951, the businessman is Probably the most famous person on social media. Lim Kok is a popular celebrity and social media influencer. With his huge number of social media followers, he frequently shares numerous individual media files for viewers to comment with his massive amount of support from followers across all major social media sites. Affectively interact with and touch his followers. You can scroll down for information about his Social media profiles.

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Life Story & Timeline


In February 2018 Lim opened Resorts World Catskills through his holding company Empire Resorts Inc. The $1.2 billion complex contains a casino, entertainment venue and hotel.


In 2017, three of Lim’s nephews filed a lawsuit against him and his brother, in which they contested a family trust created by founder of Genting, Lim Goh Tong. Another lawsuit was brought against Lim by his sister over the beneficial interest in a block of Genting stock.


In 2015, Lim acquired Crystal Cruises from Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha for $550 million. Following the acquisition, Lim rapidly expanded the company by building four new river vessels, purchasing an ocean-and-expedition ship and three shipyards, and adding a charter jet service.


Lim was appointed a visiting professor at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering of Imperial College, London in October 2009. He was appointed an honorary professor of Xiamen University, China in December 2007.

In 2009, Lim was named “Travel Entrepreneur of the Year” by Travel Trade Gazette (TTG) Asia and “The Most Influential Person in Asian Gaming” by Inside Asian Gaming, for his contributions to the leisure and travel industry.


In 2006, Lim led his team to win the bid to build and operate Singapore’s first integrated resort on Sentosa Island, called Resorts World Sentosa. The resort was progressively opened from January 2010 and has become a prominent tourist destination in the country. The resort features Southeast Asia’s first Universal Studios Singapore, six themed hotels, Maritime Experiential Museum and Aquarium and many more attractions.


He guided the expansion works of the Group’s first integrated resort, Resorts World Genting, formerly known as Genting Highlands Resort. It has been voted by World Travel Awards as the “World’s Leading Casino Resort” in years 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 and voted “Asia’s Leading Casino Resort” from 2005 to 2010.

In 2005, he expanded Group’s presence to the UK. Genting UK Plc is the largest casino operator in the UK with 43 casinos.


He was appointed the chairman and CEO of Genting Berhad and Genting Malaysia Berhad when the late Lim Goh Tong retired in December 2003. Kok Thay has since expanded Genting’s presence globally, especially in the leisure tourism and entertainment industry.


In 1990, he assisted the Mashantucket Pequots, a Native American tribe to establish Foxwoods Resorts Casino in Connecticut, With 340,000 square feet of floor space, it is the largest casino in the US.


He has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from University of London. He attended the six-week advanced management programme of Harvard Business School, US in 1979.


In 1976, he was appointed a director of Genting Group. The Genting Group grew from a single listed entity in 1971 to five listed entities (comprising Genting Berhad), Genting Malaysia Berhad and Genting Plantations Berhad which are listed on the main board of Bursa Malaysia; Genting Singapore Plc which is listed on the main board of Singapore Exchange and Genting Hong Kong which is listed on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.


Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay (林国泰 ; born 16 August 1951) is a Malaysian Chinese billionaire businessman. He is the chairman of Genting Group, a casinos, resorts and palm oil conglomerate with a market capitalization of almost US$40 billion, and the second son of fellow billionaire Lim Goh Tong, the company’s founder.

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