Financial heavyweight Tim Leissner has apparently tied the knot with the beautiful Kimora Lee Simmons. Check out the facts on the secret nuptials as well as all about Leissner and his relationship with Simmons.
1. Leissner and Simmons Secretly Got Married
E! News has confirmed the news that Leissner and Simmons have indeed tied the knot. Check out the above video for the full coverage.
While the couple hasn’t been shy about sporting their wedding rings, they have been silent on any wedding details or nuptial news.
— BB&BB News (@12kelloggs12) December 31, 2013
2. Russell Simmons Spilled The News About The Couple’s Marriage on Twitter
— Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH) February 19, 2014
In order to shoot down rumors that KLS was dating rapper Birdman, Kimora’s ex-husband Russell Simmons came to her rescue via Twitter. While definitely his former flame-turned close friend, he let the cat out of the bag and announced her marriage to Tim Leissner.
3. Simmons’ New Man Has Become a Stepdad
— E! Online (@eonline) February 20, 2014
As many may know, KLS has three children already. First are her two daughters Ming and Aoki from ex-husband Russell Simmons. She also has a son named Kenzo Lee Hounsou with Blood Diamond star Dijimon Hounsou. It looks like Leissner has acquired a great big family. Leissner, Simmons, and her children were all spotted vacationing together in St. Barts this past December. And, even ex-hubby Russell tagged along.
4. Leissner Is An Investment Banker
According to E! News, Leissner works at a senior level position for Goldman Sachs, so he can definitely keep up with Simmons’ luxurious lifestyle. Simmons is a reality star, fashion mogul, and successful entrepreneur in addition to being a former model.
5. He’s Had A Ton Of Financial Success in Malaysia
Goldman Sachs' Tim Leissner, vice chair investment banking Asia division, briefing on IG rating @ manila_bulletin pic.twitter.com/VGwdvMlvSp
— lee chipongian (@leechipongian) October 9, 2013
According to The Wall Street Journal, Leissner has had a great deal of success under Goldman Sachs as their main contact in Malaysia. He associates with the country’s top leaders and:
He developed a close rapport with Malaysian billionaire Ananda Krishnan in 2007 while advising him on his purchase of telecommunications company Maxis Communications Bhd, a person close to the deal said.
It’s safe to say that he’s very successful in his field.