Abigail Johnson Biography
Abigail Pierrepont Johnson popularly known as Abigail Johnson is an American billionaire businesswoman and has been president and chief executive officer of American investment firm Fidelity Investments (FMR) since 2014. She is also the chair of its international sister company Fidelity International (FIL). Fidelity was founded by her grandfather Edward C. Johnson II. Her father, Edward C.
Abigail Johnson Age| Nationality
Johnson was born on 19 December 1961 and is therefore currently 59 years old as of 2021. Being in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, she is of the American nationality and of white ethnicity.
Abigail Johnson Height| Weight
Her estimated height and average weight are currently not known. Also, more details about her physical appearance and other body measurements are currently not known and will be updated as soon as we get to find out from her or from other reliable sources.
Abigail Johnson Family| Parents| Siblings
She is the daughter of Elizabeth Johnson and Edward Johnson III who is also an American billionaire investor and businessman. Johnson has two siblings; her brother Edward C. Johnson IV and her sister Elizabeth Johnson.
Her grandfather, Edward C. Johnson II, established Fidelity. Abigail along with her father is the co-owner of Fidelity Investments and Fidelity International. Her father remains FMR’s emeritus chairman. The Johnson family holds a 49 percent interest in the company as of March 2013, with Johnson herself owning an estimated 24.5 percent.
Abigail Johnson Husband| Married| Divorced
She is a married woman. Johnson is happily married to Christopher John McKown, is the Chief Executive, and co-founder of Iora Health, LLC, a service provider in the health care information sector. The couple married in 1988.
They together have two kids together. Their daughter Julia McKown is the Managing Director at Fidelity Investments. The family lives in the upmarket Greater Boston town of Milton, which was the birthplace of President George Bush Senior.
Abigail Johnson Education
Abigail went to Cambridge, Massachusetts private school Buckingham Browne and Nichols and then graduated from Hobart and William Smith college with a bachelor of arts degree in art history in 1984. After working as a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton, she completed an MBA at Harvard Business School.
Abigail Johnson Donation
She contributed $2,700 to Republican presidential nominee Jeb Bush, the maximum amount legally authorized for presidential primary campaigns in 2016. According to the Federal Election Commission reports, she also contributed around $330,000 to Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the Democratic National Committee in the same year.
Abigail Johnson Recognition| Awards| Honors
Johnson is a member of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation. She is a member of the board of directors of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA). For many years, Forbes has ranked Johnson amongst the world’s most influential women.
She has served as a member of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation and as a member of the board of directors of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and of MIT. She is the first and only woman to serve on the board of the Financial Services Forum.
Abigail Johnson House
Her home is located in Nantucket, Massachusetts, in the United States. Abigail purchased this home in 2002 for $9.7 million from business magnate Wayne Huizenga.
Abigail Johnson Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of 16 billion USD as of 2022 making her one of the richest women in the world. Johnson was named in 2016 as The Richest Person in America’s 50 Largest Cities by Forbes and ranked # 7 as Power Women in 2019.
She is also the richest person in Massachusetts. More details about her wealth, assets, properties, cars she owns, private jets and villas, and so much more are currently not known and will be updated soon.