Lee Seo-hyun

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Businesswoman (1979)
Tue Jan 07 2020
By   Pranish

Lee Seo-Hyun is a prominent Korean Billionaire and heiress of Samsung Group. Currently, she is the manager of Samsung Group's Cheil Industries and president of the group's fashion division. Likewise, she is also named as world's top 10 prettiest billionaires in 2017.

Lee was born on 20 September 1973 in South Korea, under the sun sign, Taurus. Moreover, she belongs to the South-Asian ethnicity and holds a South-Korean nationality. If you are also curious about it, then keep reading the article until the end and know about it.

Lee Seo-hyun's Marriage

The 46 years old businesswoman, Lee is a married woman. She is in a marital relationship with Kim Jae-youl, the second son of former Dong-A Ilbo honorary president, Kim Byung-Kwan. The two tied the knot in the year 2000.

Lee and Kim smiling towards camera
Image: Lee Seo and her husband, Kim Jae-youl
Source: The Korea Herald

Their marriage was held in a grand ceremony, and many high-profile guests were also invited. Whatsoever, she has been very secretive towards her dating details until now. As of now, the couple is living a happy married life without any divorce rumors and controversies.

Kim Jae-Youl, Husband Of Lee Seo-hyun

The second son of former Dong-A Ilbo president, Kim Jae-youl, is also the partner of Lee Seo-hyun. Well, he is also considered as one of the wealthiest sons-in-law in Korea. He studied international politics in the US and worked for consulting firms.

Kim's spouse, Kim Jae
Photo; Kim Jae-youl, husband of Lee Seo-hyung
Source: Zimbio

Right after the marriage, her husband, Kim, joined Cheil Worldwide, and in 2011, he became the president, just two months after becoming the vice president. Recently, he took roles in sports diplomacy.

Shares Four Children From 2 Decades Of Marriage

Not only the two are enjoying their marital life but also cherishing their parenthood as they have four kids from their nuptial. However, the pair has been tight-lipped concerning their children's details, which makes the media difficult to know about their kid's details.

Three of their children are daughters named Kim Jee-ie, Kim Ji-soo, and Kim Seo-Yi. Without a doubt, the pair must be well parenting their children.

Divorce Of Her Older Sister (Lee Boo-jin) And Suicide Of Her Younger Sister (Lee Yoon-Hyung)

Unfortunately, her older sister, Lee Boo-jin's marriage did not end up well, unlike her marriage. Her sister was married to Lim Woo-Jae. The two exchanged their wedding vows in August 1999 and divorced after 17 years of togetherness. Lee filed for divorce in October 2014, and they officially divorced in 2016.

Demise sister of Lee Seo, Lee Yoon
Picture: Late sister of Lee Seo, Lee Yoon
Source: Alchetron

On the other hand, her younger sister, Lee Yoon-Hyung, who was just 26 years old, when she hanged herself and committed suicide in her Manhattan apartment. Before the suicide, she quarreled with her father about her boyfriend named Soobin Shin who is of a middle-class family. 

South-Korean Billionaire

Lee Seo-hyun is one of the well-known women billionaires present in our world. So, Lee's net worth is around $1.5 Billion as of 2020, which is close to Martha Stewart. She collects this hefty sum of money from her career as the in charge of the fashion division at Cheil Industry, which is the largest apparel and textile company in Korea.

She also adds a hefty amount of money to her fortune as an advisory board member of the Council of Fashion Designers of America. Likewise, she also oversees major domestics brands such as Bean Pole and also launched SPA brand 8seconds.

Apart from her earnings, her father, Lee Kun-Hee's net worth is around $20.6 Billion as of 2020. Without a doubt, she must be living a lavish lifestyle along with her huge prosperity.

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