Budi Hartono

Budi Hartono Net Worth, Age, Family & Biography
$24.8B Real Time Net Worth #55 in the world today

About Budi Hartono

Meet Indonesian businessman and Contributor Robert Budi Hartono, who is best known for his work in the tobacco industry. He claims and runs the privately held Djarum, the world’s third-biggest creator of clove cigarettes. According to reports, Djarum recently acquired shares from Sampoerna, the second-largest cigarette firm. Robert is considered one of Southeast Asia’s wealthiest persons due to his role as co-founder and owner of Djarum.

Hartono is an interesting person with an amazing story, and it’s no surprise that he’s considered one of the strong figures in Indonesian business and politics. Robert has built a vast fortune over the years and is considered to be one of the wealthiest people in Southeast Asia.

Budi Hartono
Indonesian billionaire Michael Bambang Hartono, co-owner of the Djarum Group, poses for a photo after an interview in Jakarta, Indonesia, on August 21, 2018. Hartono, one of the richest people in Indonesia, whose coffers of wealth come from tobacco, banking and telecommunications, is a 78-year-old tycoon and professional bridge player.

Budi Hartono

Robert Budi Hartono was born on April 28, 1941. He was the second child of Oei Wie Gwan and Goei Tjo Nio and was born in Semarang, Central Java, Dutch East Indies. Michael Bambang Hartono, his brother, was born in 1939.

Beginning with Mr Oei, Wie Gwan purchased a private venture in the field named Djarum clove gramophone. It changed its name to Djarum in 1951. Oei began selling cigarettes under the name “Djarum,” which proved to be popular with consumers. He and his brother Michael are co-owners of Djarum Group, which produces about 14% of Indonesia’s cigarettes. Additionally, the brothers hold the majority stake in Indonesia’s largest bank, Bank Central Asia. In 2022, Bank Central Asia generated $5.9 billion in revenue, or 87.5 trillion Indonesian rupiah.

After a fire almost destroyed the organisation in 1963, Djarum backed up and modernised its tools in the factory. Djarum began selling their product abroad in 1972. After 3 years the brand Djarum Channel was presented, the main brand to be delivered by machines, followed by the brand Djarum Super, presented in 1981. Robert Budi Hartono’s early life is a good example of how hard work, determination, and a strong sense of purpose can work in your favour.

Budi Hartono Facts

Robert Hartono and Michael Hartono, his brother, received their legacy from their father, who established the Djarum Group, a financial institution and major cigarette manufacturer.

Robert who works in the tobacco industry is also a passionate art collector. He has an impressive collection of Indonesian contemporary art.

Even with his success in business, Robert remains focused on giving back to his community and is known for his dedication to making a positive impact on the world around him.

Budi Hartono Net Worth

According to Forbes, as of 2023, Robert Budi Hartono has an estimated net worth of $25.5 billion USD as of 2021. Because of his success in the tobacco industry, Robert Budi Hartono is recognized as one of Indonesia’s wealthiest persons. He now ranks among the world’s top 100 richest people thanks to that stupendous sum of money.

Personal Information

Full Name Robert Budi Hartono
Father’s Name Oei Wie Gwan
Mother’s Name Goei Tjoe Nio
Siblings Michael Bambang Hartono
Date Of Birth In 1941 
Age Around 81-82 Years
Birth Place Semarang, Central Java, Dutch East Indies
Height 6’ 0”
Education Graduate
Net Worth $24.8 Billion
Profession Businessman
Relationship Status Married

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