Carly Fiorina net worth: American Republican politician and former business executive, Carly Fiorina has a net worth of $59 million.
Cara Carleton Fiorina is an American politician who is winning popularity in recent times as a candidate for Republican nomination in 2016 presidential election in USA. Cara’s also noted for being the second richest candidate to be nominated from Republican Party for 2016 as her net worth counts just below that of Donald Trump, another Republican candidate. Formerly a highly regarded business executive, Fiorina has been full time politician since 2004. Currently, she also serves as the chairperson of “Good360”, a non-profit organization.
Born as Cara Carleton Sneed on September 6th, 1954 in Austin, Texas, Carly was raised in a highly academic family as her father was a professor at law schools. She graduated from Charles E. Jordan High School and later earned BA in philosophy from Stanford University.
Initially, Carly thought of pursuing a career in law but after joining UCLA School of Law, she dropped out to further her studies with an MBA as well as MS in management from reputable colleges like MIT. At the beginning of her career, Carly joined AT&T as a sales rep. when she was only twenty-five and became the first female officer of the company within a decade.
She later joined “Lucent” only to leave with a $65 million fortune for her work and to join “Hewlett-Packard” as a CEO. By that time, which is 1998, she was already named “The Most Powerful Woman in American Business”. Given her keen interest and passion in management, she took the platform she found to excel at her profession. Meanwhile, Fiorina found her interest complemented by the values attained by “Republican Party” of USA and became steeped towards it. Taking her political enthusiasm in mind, Fiorina stepped down from her position as a CEO in “Hewlett-Packard” to take her political career to new heights.
On a recent note, in 4th May, 2015, Carly announced her bid to get nominated from Republican Party as a candidate for Presidential elections taking place in 2016. She has forwarded her claims that her position as a CEO in a big company as Hewitt-Packard has laden her with the decision-making skills required for the President for United States of America. Another notable thing is that, she has made herself significant for the run as a strong contender who can stand opposite to Hillary Clinton.
Carly Fiorina is currently married to Frank Fiorina who was formerly an executive of AT&T. Carly is also a stepmother to two children and the family lives in their $6 million mansion in Virginia. A winner in business as well as in Politics, Carly currently enjoys a net worth of $59 million which is the second highest among all of the candidates biding to get nominated for upcoming Presidential Elections.
Quick Facts about Carly Fiorina
Full Name: Cara Carlton Fiorina
Profession: Politician, former CEO of Hewitt-Packard
Height: 5ft 6 in
Date of Birth: September 6, 1954
Place of Birth: Austin, Texas, USA
Education: Stanford University, MIT
Marital status: Married to Frank Fiorina
Astrological sign: Gemini