BALLER$! Meet the 5 Richest Women in Tech #SquadGoals
These women are KILLIN' the game at a combined $5 BILLION... I mean, WOW! These women have made millions as CEOs and shareholders of some of the world's largest tech companies and their bank accounts are rewarding them for a job well done.
1. Meg Whitman
Net Worth: $1.3 Billion
Meg Whitman has accumulated a $1.3 billion fortune in the tech industry! Whitman currently serves as CEO of Hewlett-Packard, but most of her money is derived from profits from selling her shares in eBay, a company she led from 1998 to 2008.
2. Sheryl Sandberg
Net Worth: $1.22 Billion
Sandberg is the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook & is the first woman elected to it's board of directors. Most of her wealth has been earned through stockholdings in Facebook, Google, & other various companies.
3. Lucy Peng
Net Worth: $1.2 Billion
Peng is founder & CEO of Chinese e-commerce business, Alibabba. From January 2010 to February 2013, she was the CEO of Alipay & in March 2013, she was appointed CEO of the new Alibaba Small and Micro Financial Services Group, which she owns 4% of.
4. Cher Wang
Net Worth: $890 Million
Wang co-founder and chairperson (since 2007) of HTC Corporation (which manufactured one out of every six smartphones sold in the United States) and integrated chipset maker VIA Technologies, she is considered one of the most powerful and successful women in technology.
5. Marissa Mayer
Net Worth: $410 Million
Mayer is the current president and CEO of Yahoo!, a position she has held since July 2012. Previously, she was a long-time executive, usability leader, and key spokesperson for Google.