As per our current Database, Li Shufu is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: September 20, 2019).
Currently, Li Shufu is 56 years, 11 months and 6 days old. Li Shufu will celebrate 57rd birthday on a Thursday 25th of June 2020. Below we countdown to Li Shufu upcoming birthday.
Li Shufu was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
Li Shufu was born in Taizhou, Zhejiang, China in 1963. Li was launched as the founder and chairman of Geely Automobile in 1986, which is the second largest private automobile manufacturer in China. Currently, Li resides in Hangzhou, the capital city of Zhejiang province.
Geely Group sponsored China Jia B League team Guangzhou F.C. in 2001. However, after the 2001 China Jia B League Match Fixing, at the end of the season, Li Shufu ended his involvement sponsoring football and was quoted as saying, "We won't come back until the Chinese football environment gets better."
On 28 March 2010, Geely signed a deal worth US$ 1.8 billion to buy Volvo Cars from American automobile manufacturer Ford Motor Company. It was the largest foreign purchase by a Chinese car manufacturer. Along with $900m of working capital from Geely and a commitment to build a Volvo factory in China, Mr Li has a target of driving sales to 600,000 by 2015 in the domestic market.
In 2013, Hurun Report ranked Li No. 63 richest person in mainland China and had a net worth of US$ 2.6 billion.