• Sat. Sep 24th, 2022

Laurene Powell Jobs Net Worth 2022

Laurene Powell-Jobs is an American entrepreneur and CEO worth a billion dollars. Powell-Jobs is the founder and chair of Emerson Collective, a nonprofit that promotes social entrepreneurs that believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Laurene Powell Jobs net worth and Biography

Net worth $20 billion
Date of birth November 6, 1963
Occupation shareholder of The Walt Disney Company
Nationality American

Laurene Powell Jobs has a net worth of $20 billion as of 2022, making her one of the wealthiest women on the planet. Powell-Jobs is also the co-founder and chairman of the XQ Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to rethinking American high schools.

Biography

Powell-Jobs grew up in West Milford, New Jersey, and was born on November 6, 1963. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Arts and Sciences with a B.A. in political science and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in economics in 1985. In 1991, she obtained her M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Steve Jobs gave a “View from the Top” talk at Stanford Business School in October 1989. Laurene Powell, a new MBA student, crept to the front of the class and struck up a conversation with Jobs, who sat next to her. That night, they decided to have supper together.

They married a year and a half later, on March 18, 1991, at the Ahwahnee Hotel in Yosemite National Park. Reed was born in September 1991, and Erin and Eve were born in 1995 and 1998, respectively. Laurene is also the stepmother of Lisa Brennan-Jobs, who was born in 1978 and is Steve’s daughter from a prior relationship.

Powell-Jobs was a co-founder of Terravera, a natural foods company that sold to stores all around Northern California. She also served on the board of directors of Achieva, a company that developed online tools to help kids prepare for standardized tests more successfully.

Powell-Jobs worked for Merrill Lynch Asset Management before attending business school and spent three years as a fixed-income trading strategist at Goldman Sachs.

Powell-Jobs purchased a stake in Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which owns the NBA’s Washington Wizards, NHL’s Washington Capitals, and Capital One Arena, on October 3, 2017. She is the company’s second-largest shareholder, after chairman Ted Leonsis, with a 20% interest.

Laurene Powell Jobs net worth

Laurene Powell Jobs has a net worth of $20 billion as of 2022. After Steve Jobs’ death, Powell-Jobs acquired the Steven P. Jobs Trust, which had a 7.3 percent investment in The Walt Disney Company worth $12.1 billion and 38.5 million shares of Apple Inc as of May 2013.

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