Jack Ma This everything China’s richest man had to say on his first visit to Africa

While in Kenya, Ma gave a deeply insightful and eye opening lecture at the University of Nairobi and you should totally check it.

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When China’s richest man comes to Africa and shares insights on his journey to becoming a billionaire and one of the richest people in the world, you have to pay attention.

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Jack Ma, founder and executive chairman of Alibaba.

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Jack Ma is the 53-year old founder and chairman of the Alibaba Group, one of the biggest e-commerce platforms in the world. He is currently the richest person in Asia with an estimated net worth of $36.2 billion and is known to be one of the world’s most influential businessmen.

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He visited Africa for the first time earlier this month touching down in Nairobi, Kenya and Rwanda as part of a tour organised by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba, is worth $35.7 billion. play

Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba, is worth $35.7 billion.

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While in Kenya, Ma gave a deeply insightful and eye opening lecture at the University of Nairobi and you should totally check it out above. 

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