Mochtar Riady

Mochtar Riady
OccupationFounder & Chairman, Lippo Group
Net worthIncrease US$ 2.9 Billion
Spouse(s)Suryawaty Lidya
ChildrenJames Riady, Rosy Riady, Stephen Riady
Mochtar Riady
Traditional Chinese
Simplified Chinese
Hanyu PinyinLi Wénzhèng

Mochtar Riady (Chinese: ;[1] born 12 May 1929)[1] also known as Lie Mo Tie[2]) is an Indonesian financial magnate and the founder and Chairman of Lippo Group. He was born in Malang to a Chinese Indonesian family. At five months old, his parents took him to his father's ancestral village in Fujian where he lived until he was six years old.[3][4]


  1. ^ a b Suryadinata 1995, p. 136
  2. ^ Mydans, Seth (Oct 20, 1996). "Family Tied to Democratic Party Funds Built an Indonesian Empire" (The New York Times). Retrieved 31 July 2016.
  3. ^ My early years in a turbulent China: Mochtar Riady's story (2)
  4. ^ The deep affection and profound wisdom of my grandmother: Mochtar Riady's story (3)
Other Languages
Bahasa Indonesia: Mochtar Riady
中文: 李文正