JKN Global Group takes over the ownership of The Miss Universe Organization from IMG

26 Oct 2022 | Priya Bhardwaj

Amidst all the speculations, Chief Executive Officer of JKN Global Group Public Company Limited Anne Jakrajutatip has been announced as the new owner of the Miss Universe organization. They have taken over from IMG.

The Thai businesswoman, also known as Anne JKN, made the official ownership announcement on her official social media as she wrote, "Yes, I own it all, I am the sole owner, and finally, the universe is ours.”



“Bring yourself into the positive Harmony of the UNIVERSE and allow the 100% good energy into your life from now on”, she quoted.

The official announcement came after the rumor a billionaire from Thailand was interested in buying Miss Universe. There were rumours also that IMG was allegedly selling it for $20 million.



The Miss Universe Organization is an international, inclusive organization that celebrates women of all backgrounds, cultures, and traditions. At 71 years, Miss Universe is one of the longest-running and most-watched pageants in the world and broadcasted in 165 countries worldwide and seen by more than half a billion people annually.