Dickson Poon Net Worth

Dickson Poon is a successful businessman who is known for his work in the retail goods industry. He is the executive chairman of Dickson Concepts (International) Limited. The company is an international company that sells luxury brands, such as Ralph Lauren. It also operates Harvey Nichols and S.T. Dupont.

The company’s profits have increased by 19% since 1995. In addition, it has secured rights to over 100 more brands. The company has a staff of over 35,000 people and produces 110 million cotton shirts annually.

He is an advocate of higher education, and has donated 20 million pounds to King’s College London in 2012. In 2010, he also gave 10 million pounds to Oxford University’s St Hugh’s college. He was knighted in the New Year Honours for services to higher education.

Dickson Poon was born on June 19, 1956 in Hong Kong. His father moved to Hong Kong when he was a child and worked as a rice farmer. He studied philosophy and economics in Britain, and later attended the St. Joseph’s College in Hong Kong. After graduating from college, he enrolled at the University of California in Los Angeles. However, he left the United States and returned to Hong Kong in 1980.

After completing his studies, Poon began his career in the retail goods industry. Before he was 25, he had acquired a watch store. Later, he founded a firm called D & B Films Co., Ltd. This company produced action movies, such as ‘Hong Kong 1941’ and ‘Legacy of Rage’.

Dickson Poon has been married three times. He was first married to Marjorie Yang. They had four children. Afterwards, he was married to Pearl Yu. Their daughter Dee is currently the managing director of the luxury brand of the Esquel Group, which was founded by her mother.

Poon is also the owner of Tommy Hilfiger Asia-Pacific. The company is in China, where he runs an outlet of Esquel shirts. He is also the owner of several Seibu branches, which serve the wealthy Chinese. There is a branch of Barneys in his name, and he has plans to buy the store. He has made nearly $15 million in dividends last year.

He is also a major benefactor of universities in the United Kingdom and China. He has given to the University of Cambridge, the University of Birmingham, the University of Hong Kong, and the University of Oxford. Dickson Poon is also the founder of the Dickson Poon School of Law. The school is located in the heart of legal London.

Dickson Poon has a net worth of about $1.5 million. His estimated income is based on various sources. Despite his success as a businessman, his family is his main motivation. Many of his senior staff have been with him for years.

As the head of Dickson Concepts, Poon has built a huge company with a great number of brands. Dickson Concepts is also the holder of 240 stores in China. Dickson Concepts is a public company and its share price has tripled in the last five years. The company has earned about $509.7 million in the last two decades.