Achievements

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      Joseph Lau, a renowned real estate’s investor in Hong Kong holds around 61% of the stake in Chinese Estates Holdings.

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      Joseph Lau has been nominated as the fourth richest person in Hong Kong.

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      Joseph Lau is a known philanthropist and has established the Joseph Lau Luen-hung Charitable Trust.

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      Joseph Lau has invested around $1.9 Billion in real estates in Hong Kong; he has plans to develop more real estate properties amounting to $245 Million.

Joseph Lau is the proud owner of majestic Sunseeker yacht which is equipped with two 2812HP MTU engines.

Joseph Lau resides in his 9 bedroom mansion located in East Hampton and has a value of $15.75 Million.

Possessions

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      He owns an expensive house in Eaton Square, Belgravia, bought for a lump sum amount of 33 Million pounds. The house is a six floor mansion which features stunning exteriors and plush interiors.

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      Joseph Lau is among the first seven owners of the Boeing 787 Dream liner and is a proud owner of a majestic yacht named ‘Sunseeker’. The yacht is equipped with two 2812HP MTU engines, providing a cruising speed of 18 knots. It has a beam of 8m and an excellent range of 1,000 nautical miles at a speed of 13.5 knots.

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      Joseph Lau is known for his love for art and owns the ‘Te Poipoi’ painting by Paul Gauguin’s which auctioned for $39.2 Million in 2007. Also owned by Joseph Lau is the Andy Warhol famous painting ‘Mao Zedong’.

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      Joseph Lau is especially attracted towards diamonds and has bought many rare diamonds. The most expensive ones being- the 7.03 carat blue diamond bought for $9.48 Million, The 9.75 carat blue diamond bought for $32.6 Million and the 12.03 carat blue diamond bought for $48.4 Million.

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      He is also the owner of a 10.1 carat ruby bought for $8.4 Million and renamed ‘Zoe Red’ after his daughter Zoe.

Interesting Facts

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      He has a collection of over 10,000 bottles of Red wine and loves collecting art.

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      Joseph Lau has bought a number of expensive diamonds. The first one was a 7.03 carat blue diamond for his daughter Josephine for around $9.5 Million. In 2014, he bought a 9.75 carat blue diamond for daughter Zoe. His latest purchase was a 16.08 carat ink diamond for $28.5 Million and a 12.03 carat blue diamond for $48.4 Million.

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      Joseph Lau was one of the first seven purchasers of Boeing 787 Dream liner and has been using it for private travelling.

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      He has a total of six children with his three partners. His youngest children being his daughter Josephine and a son.

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      In March 2014, he had to step down from his position as Chairman of Chinese Estates after being convicted in Macau for bribery as well as money laundering.

Joseph Lau owns a Boeing 747, the amazing aircraft is worth $153 Million.