Meg Whitman Biography
Meg Whitman, real name Margaret Cushing Whitman, is an American buisness executive, political activist and philanthropist born August 4, 1956 in Cold Spring Harbor, New York, Whitman served as Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s president and chief executive officer. Whitman was a senior member of both 2008 and 2012 Mitt Romney’s presidential campaigns and ran as a Republican for California’s governor, but in 2016 he supported Hillary Clinton.
Meg Whitman Family
Meg is Margaret Cushing’s daughter (born Goodhue) and Hendricks Hallett Whitman, Jr. Her patrilineal grand-grandfather, Elnathan Whitman, was a member of the House of Assembly of Nova Scotia. Whitman is also a great-granddaughter of the U.S. through her father. Illinois Senator Charles B. Farwell. She is a great-granddaughter of historian and lawyer Munroe Smith on the side of her mother, and General Henry S. Huidekoper’s great-granddaughter. Her paternal grandmother, Adelaide Chatfield-Taylor, was writer Hobart Chatfield-Taylor’s daughter and economist Wayne Chatfield-Taylor’s sister.
Meg Whitman Education
Whitman attended Cold Spring Harbor High School at Cold Spring Harbor, New York, where he graduated in 1974 after three years. She says in her memoirs that she was in her class ‘ top ten. She wanted to be a doctor, so at Princeton University she studied math and science. However, she changed to study economics after spending a summer selling advertisements for a magazine, earning a B.A. Honorable in 1977. In 1979, Whitman was awarded an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Meg Whitman Husband
Meg has been married to Dr. Griffith R. Harsh IV, a neurosurgeon at Stanford University Medical Center since 1980
Meg Whitman Sons
Meg has two sons namely; Griffith Rutherford Harsh V and William Harsh.
Meg Whitman Net Worth
Meg has a net worth of 3.6 billion USD.
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Whitman joined the board of directors of Hewlett-Packard (HP) in January 2011. On September 22, 2011, she was appointed CEO. In addition to renewing focus on the Research & Development division of HP, Whitman’s major decision in her first year as CEO was to retain and commit the company to the PC business that her predecessor announced he was considering discarding. Bloomberg L.P. will be in May 2013. Named Whitman “Most Underachieving CEO” together with Apple’s CEO Tim Cook (ranked 12th) and IBM’s Virginia Rometty (ranked 10th)— whose stocks have all turned to the worst of the wider market since each CEO’s tenure began. HP’s stock led the list by underperforming by 30 percentage points since Whitman took the job.
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EBay Inc. is a San Jose, California-based American multinational e-commerce corporation that facilitates consumer and consumer sales through its website. Pierre Omidyar founded eBay in the fall of 1995 and became a remarkable success story of the dot-com bubble. As of 2011, eBay is a multi-billion dollar business operating in approximately 30 countries. The company runs the eBay website, an online auction and shopping website where people and businesses buy and sell a wide range of worldwide goods and services. Whitman served as President and Chief Executive Officer of eBay, from 1998 to 2008.
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Whitman was a senior member of both 2008 and 2012 Mitt Romney’s presidential campaigns and ran as a Republican for California’s governor, but in 2016 he supported Hillary Clinton. Whitman endorsed the presidential campaign of Democrat Hillary Clinton in August, saying that voting for Trump “out of party loyalty alone would be endorsing a candidacy that I think has exploited anger, grievance, xenophobia and racial division.”
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Whitman announced on February 10, 2009 that she would run for California Governor in the 2010 election. Her campaign was largely funded by herself. She spent more than any other self-funded political candidate in U.S. history on this effort and ultimately lost to Jerry Brown. Whitman spent $144 million from her own personal funds, according to final reports. The Daily Caller said that in California’s political circles her “penchant for throwing money around is well known.”
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Bloomberg L.P. will be in May 2013. Named Whitman “Most Underachieving CEO” together with Apple’s CEO Tim Cook (ranked 12th) and IBM’s Virginia Rometty (ranked 10th)— whose stocks have all turned to the worst of the broader market since each CEO’s tenure began. HP’s stock led the list since Whitman took the job by underperforming by 30 percentage points. Whitman stepped down as Chair of the Board of Directors of HP Inc. on July 26, 2017, while remaining CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). Whitman fought off rumors about her position at HPE, where she was quoted in The New York Times, “Let me make this as clear as I can. I’m fully committed to HPE and plan to remain the C.E.O. of the company. HPE still has a lot of work to do and I’m not going anywhere.”
Meg Whitman Height
Meg is 1.85 m tall
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Meg Whitman leadership style
Meg Whitman is considered a transformational leader. Transformational leaders focus on team building, empowering and inspiring members of the organization and having a vision.
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Meg Whitman and Jeffrey Katzenberg are betting big on the small screen
New York (CNN Business)While the streaming wars rage on with big originals and expensive features, two of tech and Hollywood’s biggest names are going small.