Full Name: Lai Chee-Ying
Profession: Entrepreneur and Pro-Democracy Activist
Why Famous: Founder of Giordano, an Asian clothing retailer and Next Digital, the largest Hong Kong listed media company.
Among his publications is the popular newspaper Apple Daily known for its support of pro-democracy groups in Hong Kong.
- 2020-08-10 Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai is the most high-profile figure arrested in Hong Kong under its new security laws