Sheryl Sandberg- Net Worth, Money and More
Net Worth : $1.05 Billion
Sheryl Kara Sandberg was born on 28 August 1969. She was born in Washington, D.C. U.S. she is an American business woman. Sheryl is the board member of The Walt Disney Company Women for Women International Center for Global Development V Day. She is an amazing woman and not only is this she is the COO of Facebook. She was married to Brain Kraff and got divorced in the year 1994 and then she got married to David Goldberg in the year 2004 and has two children with Goldberg. This unbelievable woman is so talented that she is one of the billionaires of the era. Not only is this, she has received a number of awards and achievements for her work and is famous worldwide for her work at Facebook Company.
From August 2013, she was recruited as the chief operating officer of Facebook. Before entering into Facebook she was the Vice President of Global Online Sales and operations at Google. She was also involved on Google.org in launching Google’s philanthropic arm. And before working in Google she was the chief of staff for the United states Secretary of the Treasury.
Sheryl was born to the Jewish family and is a daughter of Adele, who has a PhD and worked as a French teacher and Joel Sandberg, who is an ophthalmologist and is oldest among her three siblings. When she was only two years old, her family moved to North Miami Beach, Florida. Talking about her education life. She attended the public school where she always remain at the top position in the class. She learned aerobics in High school. In the year 1987, Sheryl was enrolled at Harvard College and received summa cum laude with an A.B in economics in the year 1991. She was graduated with John H. Williams prize for the top graduating student in economics. During her study at the Harvard she met the professor Larry Summers who recruited her as his research assistant at the World Bank. The Harvard story is not over yet, she was enrolled in the Harvard Business School in the year 1993 and got MBA degree in 1995. Sheryl was married at the age of 24 to Brain and got divorced later. After that she got married to David who is the CEO of Survey Monkey.
Honors and Achievements
Sheryl was ranked by Fortune Magazine as one of the 50 “Most Powerful Women”. In the year 2007, she was ranked on 29 and was the youngest woman on the list. In the year 2008, she was ranked on the number 34. Not only is this she was ranked on number 22 in the year 2009 and on number 16 in the year 2010. Apart from the Fortune magazine, she was ranked 19 on 50 “Women to watch” by the Wall Street Journal and later in the year 2008 she was ranked 21 on the same list. Talking about the Business Week in 2009, she was ranked as one of the “25 Most Influential People On the Web”. By the Forbes, she was ranked on number 5 on the World’s 100 most powerful Women in the year 2011. Next year, Newsweek and the Daily Beast released their first “Digital Power Index” which is a list of the 100 most significant people in the digital world and she was ranked #3 in the “Evangelists” category. In the year 2013, she was ranked #8 by the Jerusalem Post on the World’s 50 Most Influential Jews. In the year 2013, her book was shortlisted for the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the year award.
Sheryl after graduating from the business school started working as a management consultant for McKinskey and Company for one year (1995-1996) and then served as a chief of Staff to the United States Secretary of the Treasury Larry Summers from 1996-2001. During this period she worked under President bill Clinton and helped the treasury’s work. In the year 2001 she joined the Google as a Vice President of Global Online sales and Operations till 2008.
Now talking about her role in Facebook, she met Mark Zuckerberg at the Christmas party in the year 2007 at the time she was considering to become a senior executive for the Washington Post Company. Mark Zuckerberg found her the perfect fit for the post of COO in the company. When she joined Facebook its profit increase a great deal and she managed everything well including sales, marketing, business development, human resources, public policy and communications.
Sheryl is one of the billionaires of the era and she is a very talented women. Currently she is working in Facebook from where her fortune is coming. Her net worth is $1.05 billion. Sheryl’s executive compensation for FY 2011 was $300,000 base salary plus $30,491,613 in FB shares. According to the reports she owns 38,122,000 stock options and restricted stock units. In the year 2012, she became one of the eight member of the board of directors of Facebook. Not only is this she was named in the Time 100 in the annual list of most influential people of the world according to the time Magazine. She was the board member of The Walt Disney Company in the year 2009 and serve as the boards of Women for International for Women International which is the Centre for Global Development and V-Day. Previously before becoming the board of member of the above mentioned places, she was the member of Starbucks with a $280,000 annual salary which is a Brooking Institution and Ad Council.