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Robert Herjavec

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Net worth 2018: $200 Million
Industry: Writers
Residence: Varaždin, Croatia
Country: Canadian
BirthDay: 14 September 1962
Sigh: Libra
Height: 1.75 m

Robert Herjavec was bornon 14 September 1962 in Varaždin, Croatia, Canadian, is Business People. Robert Herjavec is a Canadian entrepreneur, a TV star, and the founder of The Herjavec Group, a fast-growing security software company. He was born in Croatia and migrated to Canada with his poor parents when he was a child. He started working while still young, learning the hardships of employment and making ends meet in the Canadian culture. At that time he also got a chance to work in a technology company that was just starting, but only after convincing the founder to let him work for free. Later he turned that experience into the foundation for his first technology company, which he eventually sold for a fairly large sum of money. After a brief retirement, he established ‘The Herjavec Group’, which is currently Canada's fastest growing technology company. He is also a leading television personality and has appeared on several business pitching shows. He spends most of his time running his business, starring on the business TV shows, and of course spending time with his family. His life can be defined as a classic “rags to riches” story and he has emerged as one of the most recognizable business leaders not just in his country, but throughout the world. He is also a famous author with two best-selling titles to his credit.


$200 Million


He competes in the well-known Ferrari Challenge and has competed in the 2010 Miami marathon and the 2011 New York marathon


The company’s sales which were $400K in 2003 increased to over $125 million in 2012


In 2000, ‘BRAK Systems’ was brought by ‘AT&T’ for $100 million


In 1990, he left the company to start his own company which he managed to establish under the name of ‘BRAK Systems’ from the basement of his home


He worked as one of the assistant directors in several productions including an unreleased movie ‘The Return of Billy Jack’, filmed in 1985-86


In 1970, the family arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia aboard the ‘Cristoforo Colombo’


He was born on September 14, 1962, in Varaždin, Croatia (formerly Yugoslavia)

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