Suh Kyung-bae


Suh Kyung-bae (born 1963) is a South Korean businessman. He is the chairman of AmorePacific Corporation, a Seoul-based cosmetics company founded by his father Suh Sung-hwan in 1945. As of 2016, he is the second-richest man in Korea.

Suh Kyung-bae was born in South Korea in 1963. He received a bachelor’s degree from Yonsei University, and an MBA from Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.

In 1997, Suh inherited AmorePacific Corporation from his father after he was the only one of six siblings who was interested in running the company. According to Forbes, Suh has a net worth of $7.3 billion as of November 2016.

Suh is married with two children and lives in Seoul.