Liem Seeng Tee

Liem Seeng Tee (1893 – 1956) was the founder of PT HM Sampoerna Tbk., one of the largest tobacco companies in Indonesia. In the 1930s, Liem Seeng Tee adopted the Indonesian name Sampoerna (cf. sempurna) meaning "perfection" as his family name, thus becoming the company's namesake. Sampoerna produces Dji Sam Soe in 1913, Sampoerna A Hijau in 1968, and Sampoerna A Mild in 1988.

Liem Seeng Tee
Liem Seeng Tee

1893 (1893)
Died1956 (aged 62–63)
Spouse(s)Siem Tjiang Nio
RelativesLiem Swie Hwa
Liem Swie Ling
Liem Sin Nio
Liem Hwee Nio
Liem Kwang Nio
Liem Seeng Tee
Traditional Chinese林生地
Simplified Chinese林生地

Personal lifeEdit

Liem is the first generation of Sampoerna's family.

  • Liem's wife is Liem Tjiang Nio.
  • Liem's children are Liem Swie Hwa, Liem Swie Ling (Aga Sampoerna), Liem Sin No, Liem Hwee Nio, and Liem Kwang Nio. Liem's grandchild is Putera Sampoerna.


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