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Introduction

Meg Whitman is an American business executive and former political candidate.

She is a board member of Procter & Gamble and General Motors & was an executive in The Walt Disney Company, where she was vice president of Strategic Planning throughout the 1980s.

Quick Facts

TitlesDescription
Real NameMargaret Cushing Whitman
Birth PlaceHuntington, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth4th August 1956
NationalityAmerican
ReligionPresbyterianism
Source of IncomeBusiness executive and former political candidate.
Age66 years. (As of 2022).
Father’s nameHendricks Hallett Whitman, Jr.
Mother’s nameMargaret Cushing
Star signLeo
ResidenceShe has lived in Atherton, California.
SchoolShe studied at Cold Spring Harbor High School in Cold Spring Harbor, New York.

Harvard Business School
UniversityPrinceton University.
EducationShe graduated with an A.B. in economics with honours from Princeton University in 1977.

She then completed her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1979.
Height6 feet 1 inches /185 Cm.
Weight78 Kg /171.96 Lbs.
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorBlue
Marital StatusMarried
HusbandGriffith Harsh IV.
ChildrenThe couple has two sons.
Monthly Income$  20,71,41,041.54 ( INR 15,44,72,43,055.75).
Yearly Income$ 2,48,56,92,498.43 (INR 1,85,36,69,16,669.00)
Social Media
Twitter

453 followers
Twitter / Whitman
Instagram

235 followers
Instagram/Whitman
Net Worth$ 4.7 billion (Rs 3,50,49.52 Cr).

( As per Forbes Real-Time Data).
Last UpdatedJanuary 2022.
 Whitman @ US-lifestyle-IT-CES
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Early Life 

She was born on the 4th of August 1956, in New York. Her parents Margaret Cushing and Hendricks Hallett Whitman, Jr. Whitman is also the great-great-granddaughter of U.S. Senator Charles B. Farwell of Illinois.

Career 

She was an executive in The Walt Disney Company. In the 1990s, she was an executive for DreamWorks, Procter & Gamble, and Hasbro & was president and CEO of eBay from 1998 to 2008.

During her years with the company, she oversaw its expansion from 30 employees and $4 million ( INR 29.83 Cr) in annual revenue to more than 15,000 employees and $8 billion ( INR 5,96,69.28 Cr) in annual revenue. In 2014. She was named 20th in Forbes List of the 100 Most Powerful Women in the World.

In 2008, Whitman was selected by The New York Times as among the women most likely to become the first female president of the United States.

In 2010, Warren Buffett asked her to join the Giving Pledge in which billionaires would commit to donating half of their money to charity throughout their lifetime but she refused.

She ran for Governor of California in 2010 & has won the Republican primary. She spent the second-most of her money on the race than any other political candidate spent on a single election in American history.

As of 2022, her net worth is estimated to be roughly $ 4.7 billion (Rs 3,50,49.52 Cr).

In December 2021, she was nominated by President Joe Biden to serve as the United States Ambassador to Kenya.

Meg Whitman @ Honoring S&P 500 and F1000 companies
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Highlights

 Some best highlights of her career:

  • She is a board member of Procter & Gamble and General Motors
  • She was also the CEO of Quibi
  • She was an executive in The Walt Disney Company

Summary  

Whitman is an American business executive & is a former executive for companies like the Walt Disney Company, Hasbro, Proctor and Gamble, and Dreamworks, but made her fortune as eBay’s CEO and the president and CEO of Hewlett-Packard. She was also the Republican nominee for Governor of California in 2010.

Quotes


Meg Whitman @ California Gubernatorial
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” So we enable, not direct. We think of our customers as people, not wallets. And that has implications for how we run the company. We partner with our customers and let them take the company where they think it’s best utilized.”

— Meg Whitman


Meg Whitman @ California Gubernatorial
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” You know, in a workplace, when you shrink the size of a workforce, there is pain there. But there is no question: we have a government that we can no longer afford. That is the cold, hard fact. So we have to make this more efficient. We have to sunset programs that no longer work. We have to eliminate waste and fraud, and we must do this”

— Meg Whitman

FAQ

Q.What is Meg Whitman famous for?

Ans:- She is a board member of Procter & Gamble and General Motors.

Q. Name of Meg Whitman’s son?

Ans:- Her son’s name is Griffith Rutherford Harsh V & William Harsh.

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