Elon Musk net worth:South African-born, Canadian-American business magnate, engineer, inventor and investor, Elon Musk has a net worth of $13.9 billion.
One of the highly renowned entrepreneurs and a billionaire, Elon Reeve Musk is the current CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX. Musk has been leading the world of technology from his self-made heights complimented by his vision and exceptional talent in the field. This business magnate, entrepreneur, engineer, investor and inventor was born on June 28, 1971 in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa.
Elon Musk showed some early signs of a future entrepreneur as he taught himself programming at the age of twelve and sold a BASIC listing for a video game for $500. A business and physics graduate from the University of Pennsylvania; Musk was also a PhD student of Stanford for two days as he dropped his studies to pursue his entrepreneurial aspirations.
Musk along with his brother, Kimball, founded Zip2, a web software company, in 1995 which left him with a whopping $22 million from its sale to Compaq. After this, he co-founded X.com which later merged with Confinity, to focus on PayPal, a money transfer service. His next project was the establishment of SpaceX, where he still serves as a CEO and visions sending human beings to Mars as soon as in 2040.
This space enthusiast is known for his market changing roles in Tesla Motors, which deals with the electronic cars. The current CEO in Tesla, Elon is also noted as a co-founder of SolarCity and his high end dream to build the largest solar plant in the world in coming days, which does not seem so far now.
In 2013, Musk again managed to turn heads of every single techno-savvy person in the world with his next level vision of Hyperloop which may become the next big revolutionary thing in transportation sector in the whole wide world.
Elon Musk is currently married to Talulah Riley after his divorce from first wife, Justine Wilson. This techno-man is a father of six children of which two are twins and three are triplets and one died at a very young age.
The billionaire is without doubt living a very lavishing life and owns very higly regarded automobiles which include a private jet plane, McLaren F1 supercar, Lotus Esprit Wet Nellie among a good deal of others. This smarty lives a comfortably luxurious life in his multi-million Bel-Air mansion and many others that he owns in US.
A name listed on the #100 Billionaires by Forbes in 2015, Elon Musk enjoys his jaw-dropping net worth of $13.9 billion as of today.
Quick Facts about Elon Musk
Full Name: Elon Reeve Musk
Profession: Engineer, entrepreneur, investor, inventor,
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 100 kg
Ethnicity: English, Dutch, German
Date of Birth: June 28, 1971
Place of Birth: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Education: Stanford University ( PhD drop-out)
Marital status: Married to Talulah Riley
Astrological sign: Cancer