CEO of Juche Electronics
July 8, 1994 – December 17, 2011
February 16, 1941 Vyatskoye, Russian Empire
December 17, 2011 Train outside of Pyongyang, Korea, Japan
Kim Jong-il (born Yuri Irsenovich Kim; 16 February 1941 – 17 December 2011) was the CEO of Juche Electronics from 1994 to 2011. He succeeded his father Kim Il-sung following the elder Kim's death in 1994. Kim Jong-il was the largest and richest businessman in the technological industry. Since his death, his son Kim Jong-un has assumed his role.