Elon Musk Net Worth Forbes and Salary 2017:
is a South African-born Canadian-American business magnate, investor, engineer, and inventor. He was born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa.
He is known as the CEO and CTO of SpaceX, CEO and chief product architect of Tesla Motors and chairman of SolarCity.
Elon Musk: The Beginning of success:
His career began when he created with his brother a web software company named Zip2 back in 1995. In 1999 He co-founded X.com an online financial services and e-mail payment company, by using the money from buying Zip2.The Company merged with Confinity, which had a money transfer service called PayPal. They focused on the PayPal service and was renamed PayPal in 2001. From there Elon founded and co-founded many successful and well-known projects as Telsa, SpaceX, SolarCity and Hyperloop. Elon has the vision of changing the world and humanity by creating those companies.
Elon Musk Personal Informations:
Elon Musk Height: 6 feet 2 in (188 cm)
Elon Musk Weight: 210 lbs (95 kg)
Elon Musk quotes: I think it’s very important to have a feedback loop, where you’re constantly thinking about what you’ve done and how you could be doing it better. I think that’s the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.
Elon has an estimated Net Worth of $13.9 billion. He made his wealth in a short time by founding and co-founding a successful companies.
Family and relationship:
Elon got married with Justine Wilson for eight years, the couple had six sons. He also got married with the actress Talulah Riley in two separate times.
Awards and nominations:
2017 – Listed by UK-based company Richtopia at number 3 in the list of 200 Most Influential Philanthropists and Social Entrepreneurs.
2016 – Ranked 21st on Forbes list of The World’s Most Powerful People.
2015 – Awarded IEEE Honorary Membership.
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