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Ma Yun , known professionally as Jack Ma, is a Chinese business magnate who is the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, a family of successful Internet-based businesses. He is the first mainland Chinese entrepreneur to appear on the cover of Forbes.

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Jack Ma, 2008 at World Economic Forum
Native name 马云 (Mǎ Yún)
Born (1964-09-10) 10 September 1964 (age 52)
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Residence Hangzhou
Alma mater Hangzhou Normal University, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)
Occupation Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group
Net worth Increase US$22 billion
Spouse(s) 张瑛 (Cathy Zhāng Yīng)
Children 2
Jack Ma
Traditional Chinese 馬雲
Simplified Chinese 马云

Ma Yun (Chinese: 马云, [mà y̌n]; born September 10, 1964), known professionally as Jack Ma, is a Chinese business magnate who is the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, a family of successful Internet-based businesses. He is the first mainland Chinese entrepreneur to appear on the cover of Forbes.