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Robert Budi Hartono

Date of Birth:

28th April 1940

Country of Birth:


Country of Residence:


Source of Wealth:

Banking and Tobacco

Marrital Status:

Married to Giok Hartono



Robert Budi Hartono Net Worth USD: $18,050,000,000 - $19,950,000,000

2020 Mean Estimate USD:


Robert Budi Hartono Biography

The brother of Michael Bambang Hartono, Robert was born in Semarant, Central Java, the son of Oei Wie Gwan the owner of Djarum a kretek (clove) cigarette company. The brothers took over the firm when their father suffered a stroke and later died, modernising the business and expanding it into what it is today, the third largest in the world.

Also along with his brother, Robert has shares in Bank Central Asia, one of his country’s biggest banks, and is a source of more than half of their wealth. He has interests in real estate, primarily in Jakarta and owns the electronics brand Polytron.

Just outside the richest top fifty individuals in the world, Robert is the richest Indonesian, with his brother in second place.

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