She is an American businesswoman who is the chairman & CEO of the General Motors Company. Mary Barra Net Worth 2021 is in million-dollar which she has earned in her long career as a general motor CEO for the last four decades. General Motors is an American multinational company that designs, manufactures, markets, and Distributes vehicles & vehicles parts.
She was born on 24th December 1961 in Royal Oak. She completed her school education at the Waterford schools in Michigan. She graduated from the General Motors Institute of Technology in 1985 in Electrical engineering. After that, she took her admission to The Stanford Graduate School of Business & also received The Master of Business Administration in 1990.
Her leadership qualities have changed the automobile industry. Since she has become CEO of General Motors she has been one of the world’s most-watched personalities.
Career of Mary Barra
At the age of eighteen years old she started working for General Motors in 1980 as a Cooperative education student. It is a classroom-based education with practical work experience.
She became vice president of Global Manufacturing Engineering in the 2008 month of February. Next year in July she was promoted to vice president of Global in the Human resources. She holds the same designation till the 2011 month of February.
In August 2013 her responsibility was added with Global Purchasing and Supply chain with the current designation. She became the first female head of an automobile manufacturer in January 2014 when she took over as chief executive of General Motors.
She becomes the highest-paid among the country’s three largest automobile manufacturers with a total remuneration of $21.96 million (Rs 1,60.61Cr).
She was elected for the American multinational mass media and entertainment company based on The Walt Disney Studios California in August 2017.
She holds so many prestigious designations throughout her service life. She was a member of General Dynamics corporation which is an American Aerospace & defence corporation. Along with this, she has given her best level performances in the board of directors of the Detroit Economic Club and Detroit Country Day School.
She is an active member of the Stanford Graduate School of Business Advisory Council
According to many news channels and media sources, she has always tried to create a friendly environment and most suitable workplace where the company’s employees can discuss their opinion without any hesitation.
As the first female CEO of the automobile industry, her leadership qualities can be considered as very supportive and achievement-oriented.
She became 100 Most Influential People in the World in Times magazine in 2014.
In 2015 she became Fortune’s most powerful woman.
In 2016 she joined a business forum assembled by then president-elect Donald Trump to provide strategic and policy advice on economic issues.
In 2018 she enlisted her name as the fourth most powerful women in Forbes.
She was also elected to The National Academy of Engineering in 2018.
She married Tony Barra, her long term relationship since her studying in Kettering university. It is a private University in Kettering Flint Michigan which provides bachelor’s and master’s Degrees in the Science ,Technology,Engineering & Mathematics. The Couple have two childrens.
They also own an apartment in Downtown Detroit. A residential area in the city of Detroit Michigan.
Social Media Portfolio
She has worldwide followers on social media. She has 55.8k followers on twitter as of April 2021.
|Real Name||Mary Teresa Makela|
|Birth Place||She was born on 24th December 1961 in Royal Oak. A city in Oakland County in the U. S state of Michigan.|
|Age||59 years. (As of 2021).|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches /170 Cm.|
|Weight||60 Kgs/132.27 Lbs|
|Net Worth||$192 Million (Rs 14,08.03 Cr).|