Xiaomi founder Lei Jun earned almost as much as the company last year but pledged to donate it to charity

//Xiaomi founder Lei Jun earned almost as much as the company last year but pledged to donate it to charity

Xiaomi founder Lei Jun earned almost as much as the company last year but pledged to donate it to charity

The founder and CEO of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi received almost as much in compensation last year as the company made in profit.Xiaomi said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange on Wednesday that its chief executive and executive chairman Lei Jun received one-off compensation of 636.6 million B-class shares for 2018, currently valued at HK$7.5 billion (US$956 million) based on Tuesday’s closing share price.Xiaomi’s annual adjusted net profit for 2018 was 8.6 billion yuan (US$1.3…

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