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Mary Meeker is a former managing director at Morgan Stanley (MS). And MS is a financial service firm that provides investment banking, banking, securities, investment management services as well as construction investments. Moreover, Mary is known as the Queen of the Net as she was Internet Stock analyst in Morgan Stanley.
Furthermore, she is a one of the world’s top venture capitalist and partner with venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers. Then Mary was included in Forbes most powerful women in finance list. She secured the 77th position in 2014 while she was 86th in 2016 and 84th in 2017. Meanwhile, she is on the sixth rank on The Midas list of top tech Investors.
She claimed the sixth spot on the list because of her investments or bets on Chinese commerce site like Instacart, Slac, Spotify, Facebook, JD.com, and Houzz. So, her active work for investment firm is incredible, and we can assume Mary Meeker’s net worth in millions. Furthermore, she leads various million or trillion dollar projects for the investment firm.
Mary Meeker was born in September 1959 in Portland, Indiana. She is of American nationality and white ethnicity. Mary received her education from DePauw University and graduated in 1981 with a B.A. in psychology. She then went on to attend Cornell University for her further studies. Mary Meeker went on to graduate in 1986 with an M.B.A. in finance.
Mary Meeker was very much enthusiastic about becoming a businesswoman. She went on to pursue her career by working for Merrill Lynch in 1982 as a stockbroker. Here she got knowledge on the stock market. Eventually, Mary went on to work for the company Salomon Brothers as an analyst.
She went on to cover the technology sector. Mary Meeker’s career led her to work for Cowen in 1990. She only worked there for a year and then moved to Morgan Stanley in 1991. Her main purpose for joining Morgan Stanley was to cover the personal computer and consumer software industries.
With Morgan Stanley, Mary makes her efforts in emerging technology companies. Furthermore, the companies created more than 1,000,000 jobs in just over 2o years. And the companies have increased their collective market value by an excess of 4 trillion dollars as of 2017. Mary’s efforts led to the companies like Adobe, Alibaba, Amazon.com, Apple, eBay/ Paypal, Google, Microsoft and Yahoo to top. And as of 2018, these companies have the fortune of trillions collectively.
So, her deep understanding of business and stock market makes her leading businesswomen in the world.
Then she joined Kleiner Perkin in December 2010 where she led the team which focuses on the investment of firm’s digital practice. Also, she targets high-growth Internet companies that can help to lead KP’s Digital Growth Funds. Mary is also involved in Kp’s investments in Peloton, Ring, Airbnb, Pinterest, Spotify and much more. Mary is also on a of Square, Lending Club, and DocuSign.
According to fortune, Mary also releases the annual Internet Trends report. She presented the annual data on Internet Trends in March 2017, and she found that,
Caption- Mary Meeker presents the annual internet trend report 2017.
Image Source- Recode
We know Mary as the leader who led the companies to be a billion-dollar company. For instance, Amazon is a company of a fortune of $105.1 billion, and Jeff Bezos is Billionaire owner of the company.
She is working in the company of a billionaire, John Doerr. And John is chairman of the company. According to Forbes, The company or John Doerr’s net worth is $7.5 Billion. So, we can pretend Mary Meeker’s net worth in Million.
Caption- Mary Meeker is an investor at $7.5 billion company, Kleiner Perkins.
Image Source- Fortune
Talking about her salary, she is paid an impressive amount of cash form her work surely. An ex-employee of the company, Ellen Pao was getting $560,000 a year. And the salary included her base salary of $400,000 and an annual bonus of $160,000 in 2012. While her total compensation in 2011 was $516,000.
So, Mary might be making much more than Ellen Pao because she is still working in the capitalist firm and had made deals with billion dollar companies. As a whole Mary Meeker’s net worth is calculated to be in millions.
Not to mention, she is a prolific writer as well. Mary is a co-author of books like The Internet Report and The Internet Advertising Report. Also, she has co-written the books like The Internet Retailing Report, The online classified advertising report, The China Internet Report and The Mobile Internet Report.
According to Amazon, her book The Internet Advertising Report costs $4.25 for the paperback. So, bookselling also adds to Mary Meeker’s net worth.
As of 2018, Mary is 59 years old now, and she is still unmarried. She has invested her life in developing her career. The reason why she is still single is unknown, but surely thousands of young and handsome guys were in the queue for her when she was young. And still, she looks adorable and loving.
Surely, she was a girl of the dream for thousands of guys. And this is unfortunate for the boys that she never got into the wedding ceremony, wedding cake, wedding dress, wedding vows and tying the knot things. But we wish that she will find a perfect partner for her who will spend his whole life with her.
This article was published on 8/28/2017 and updated on 3/26/2018.