Meet Anne Jakkafong, the new owner of Miss Universe

Anne Jakkafong Jakarjutatip who has just brought the Miss Universe pageant

According to NBC this news was reported by Jakarjutatip's company on October 26

She received the Asia Media Woman of the Year award at the Content Asia Summit in Singapore in 2019

A news portal reported that it had bought the company from IMG Worldwide for an estimated US$20 million

GMA Network reported she is among the wealthiest trans women in Southeast Asia

Thai transgender business as first female owner to buy MUO pageant from IMG

Anne Jakkafong has previously starred in versions of Thailand's Project Runway and Shark Tank

JKN is currently the CEO of Global Media, and celebrities such as Denise Trillo and Alden Richards are known as friends