Jack Ma is a Chinese business magnate, investor & philanthropist

He is the co-founder of Alibaba Group

It's multinational technology conglomerate

In addition, Ma is also the co-founder of Yunfeng Capital, a Chinese private equity firm

As of June 2023, with a net worth of $34.5 billion

He is the fourth-wealthiest person in China

He is 39th wealthiest person in the world

In 2017, Ma was ranked second in the annual 'World's 50 Greatest Leaders' list by Fortune

He has widely been considered as an informal global ambassador in Chinese business circles

In 2019, Forbes magazine named Ma in its list of 'Asia's Philanthropic Heroes of 2019'.

Jack Ma ranked 26th in the "2021 Forbes Global Rich List" with a fortune of $48.4 billion USD

He became interested in English as a young boy and began practicing with English speakers in the Hangzhou International Hotel

Business Week chose him as one of China's Most Powerful People.