Shin Dong-Bin

About Shin Dong-Bin

Who is it?: Lotte Shopping
Birth Day: February 14, 1955
Birth Place: Seoul, South Korea, South Korea
Native name: 신동빈
Alma mater: Columbia University (M.B.A.) Aoyama Gakuin University (B.A.)
Occupation: CEO of LOTTE Group
Hangul: 신동빈
Hanja: 辛東彬
Revised Romanization: Sin Dong-bin
McCune–Reischauer: Sin Tong-pin

Shin Dong-Bin

Shin Dong-Bin was born on February 14, 1955 in Seoul, South Korea, South Korea, is Lotte Shopping. Shin Dong-Bin is the younger son of Shin Kyuk-Ho, who founded Lotte as a confectionery manufacturer in Japan in 1948 and expanded into South Korea in 1967. Today, Lotte Group is South Korea's largest retailer and has other interests ranging from food and beverages to chemicals, construction and professional baseball. In February 2017 Lotte agreed to a land swap with the Korean government to house the controversial U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in response to North Korean threats. China, infuriated with the THAAD deployment because the anti-missile system could also track the mainland's own missiles, began boycotting Korean businesses and products. After university Shin worked at Nomura Securities before joining Lotte. In 1997 he rose to vice chairman and began building Lotte with aggressive acquisitions and by diversifying the business. After taking over as chairman of Lotte's Korean affiliates, which comprise the bulk of the group's assets, in 2011, he became embroiled in a bitter feud with his older brother, Shin Dong-Joo, for control of the group, a battle he won in 2016.
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Currently, Shin Dong-Bin is 69 years, 3 months and 5 days old. Shin Dong-Bin will celebrate 70rd birthday on a Friday 14th of February 2025. Below we countdown to Shin Dong-Bin upcoming birthday.

Popular As Shin Dong-Bin
Occupation Fashion and Retail
Age 69 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born February 14, 1955 (Seoul, South Korea, South Korea)
Birthday February 14
Town/City Seoul, South Korea, South Korea
Nationality South Korea

🌙 Zodiac

Shin Dong-Bin’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Shin Dong-Bin was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.

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On December 22, 2017, A Seoul district court handed down to Shin a two-year suspension of a jail sentence with embezzlement and breach of trust in October 2016.


On February 13, 2018, Shin was sentenced to 30 months in prison after the Seoul Central District Court found him guilty of charges stemming from Lotte’s decision to give 7 billion South Korean won ($6.5 million) to a confidante of former President of South Korea Park Geun-hye, allegedly in exchange for government favors in providing a license to operate duty-free stores.

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