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Abigail Johnson

President-CEO, Fidelity Investments
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Net worth 2018: $16.37 Billion
Industry: Business
Residence: Milton, Massachusetts
Country: United States
BirthDay: 19 December 1961
Sigh: Capricorn
Children: 2
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Hobart and William Smith; Master of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
BIOGRAPHY

Abigail Johnson was bornon 19 December 1961 in Milton, Massachusetts, United States, is President-CEO, Fidelity Investments. Abigail Johnson is #89 in List Billionaires People In The World. Abigail Johnson's grandfather, Edward Johnson II, founded mutual fund giant Fidelity Investments in 1946. She reportedly worked summers at Fidelity through college and joined full-time as an analyst in 1988 after receiving a Harvard M.B.A. She took over from her father Edward "Ned" Johnson III as CEO in 2014 and as chairman in 2016. She owns an estimated 24.5% stake of the firm, which has $2.3 trillion in managed assets. Her two siblings, Elizabeth and Edward IV, own estimated stakes of just over 5% of Fidelity.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$11.5 Billion

2010

$11.3 Billion

2011

$11.7 Billion

2012

$11.8 Billion

2013

$17.2 Billion

2014

$13.3 Billion

2015

$14.2 Billion

2016

$13.2 Billion

2017

$14.4 Billion

2018

$16.37 Billion

No matter how senior you get in an organization, no matter how well you're perceived to be doing, your job is never done.

Abigail Johnson
TIMELINE
2016

In 2016, "Forbes" ranked her as the 16th most powerful woman in the world

2013

As of March 2013, the Johnson family owned a 49% stake in the company

1997

She was promoted to an executive role in Fidelity Management and Research (FMR) in 1997 and has since held various senior executive posts inside FMR, Fidelity Institutional Retirement Services and Fidelity Investments

1985

After a brief stint as a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton from 1985–86, Johnson completed an MBA at Harvard Business School and joined Fidelity—which her grandfather Edward Johnson II founded in 1946—as an analyst and portfolio manager in 1988

1984

Johnson graduated from Hobart and William Smith with a bachelor of arts degree in art history in 1984

1961

Abigail Pierrepont "Abby" Johnson (born December 19, 1961) is an American businesswoman

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