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Leonard Lauder

Chairman Emeritus, Estée Lauder
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Net worth 2018: $13.55 Billion
Industry: Service
Residence: New York, New York
Country: United States
BirthDay: 19 March 1933
Sigh: Aries
Children: 2
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, University of Pennsylvania
BIOGRAPHY

Leonard Lauder was bornon 19 March 1933 in New York, New York, United States, is Chairman Emeritus, Estée Lauder. Leonard Lauder is #112 in List Billionaires People In The World. Leonard Lauder spent three decades running his family's publicly traded cosmetics giant. He stepped down as CEO in 1999 but remains chairman emeritus. The eldest son of the eponymous makeup maven, Lauder joined his mother's company in 1958. He created the company's first R&D laboratory and started acquiring brands like MAC, Bobbi Brown and Aveda in the mid-1990s. Today, Lauder is known around the company as "Chief Teaching Officer".

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$3 Billion

2010

$4.2 Billion

2011

$6.3 Billion

2012

$7.7 Billion

2013

$7.6 Billion

2014

$8.2 Billion

2015

$8.4 Billion

2016

$9 Billion

2017

$8.9 Billion

2018

$13.55 Billion

TIMELINE
2017

Lauder's net worth as of 2017 is estimated to be $10

2016

Lauder bought a building at 16 East 46th Street along with a partner, letting the building's storefront space to the Gotham

2015

[6]On January 1, 2015, he married photographer Judy Ellis Glickman

2013

In April 2013, he promised his collection of 81 pieces of Cubist art, consisting of 34 pieces by Pablo Picasso, 17 by Georges Braque, 15 by Fernand Léger, and 15 by Juan Gris to the museum; together, they are valued at more than one billion dollars

2012

In autumn, 2012, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston opened an exhibition of 700 of his postcards, a tiny part of the promised gift he has made to the museum of 120,000 postcards: The Postcard Age: Selections from the Leonard A

2008

His 2008 donation to it of $131 million is the largest in the museum's history

2001

Lauder gained notoriety in 2001 for creating the Lipstick index, a since discredited economic indicator

1998

In 1998, he told a reporter for The New York Times that his "dream job" was to be the Whitney Museum's director

1990

He became president in 1990 and has been chairman since 1994

1971

In 1971, he joined the museum's acquisitions board and in 1977, by then president of his family's business, he became a Whitney trustee

1958

He formally joined Estée Lauder in 1958 when he was 25

1933

Lauder (born March 19, 1933) is an American billionaire businessman

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