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Liz Elting

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Net worth 2018: $420 Million
Industry: Other
Residence: New York, New York
Country: United States
Children: 2
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Trinity College Connecticut; Master of Business Administration, Leonard N. Stern School of Business

Liz Elting was born in New York, New York, United States. Elting is co-CEO of New York-based TransPerfect, one of the world's largest translation firms. The $546 million (sales) firm has around 11,000 clients including AT&T, Google and Wal-Mart. She founded the company in 1992 with Phil Shawe, her one-time fiancé, in a college dorm room. The couple broke up in 1997 but remain Co-CEOs. Partnership later soured, and pair sued each other in 2014. In 2017, Delaware Supreme Court approved Elting's demand for the company's forced sale in an open auction.


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The goal was to create something different and amazing. The idea was to be a pioneer in this industry.

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