HomeBIOGRAPHYMeg Whitman: The Billionaire USA Ambassador To Kenya

Meg Whitman: The Billionaire USA Ambassador To Kenya

Real Name Margaret Whitman
Age 65 years.
Nationality  American
Education Level University
Place of Birth America
Birth Sign N/A
Year of Birth 4th of August 1956
Religion  Christian
Spouse  N/A
Children  N/A
Profession/Career USA Ambassador To Kenya
Net Worth US$4.9B

The current United States of America President Joe Biden appointed the Hewlett-Packard Chief Executive Meg Whitman as the ambassador to Kenya on December 8 2021. Nairobi is a great strategic partner to Washington on many issues, including counterterrorism & trade. She is taking the bridles from Kyle McCarter who has functioned in the same capacity since 2019. McCarter left from the role in January 2021 following the shift of guard at the White House.
In a statement by the White House, Whitman said “Kenya is a strategic ally of the US, and if confirmed, I expect working with the Kenyan government on a exemplary sort of issues to promote peace, prosperity, and health within the nation and throughout the whole region.”

Meg Whitman’s Early Life

Margaret Whitman, commonly simply known as Meg Whitman, was born on August 4 of 1956 in Cold Springs Harbor, Long Island, City New York in the United States of America.

Meg Whitman’s Education history

Whitman also attended Cold Spring Harbor High School in the Cold Spring Harbor, New York, and finished in 1974. She followed economics from Princeton University and gained an undergraduate degree in 1977. She later earned her master’s degree in business management from Harvard in 1979.

Meg Whitman’s Career history

Meg worked for Procter & Gamble in label management in Cincinnati, Ohio from 1979 to 1981. She entered Bain & Co. as a vice president in 1981 until 1989. Between 1989 &1992 Whitman worked with Walt Disney Co., consumer products company as senior vice president of marketing. From 1995 -1992 she joined Stride Rite, a shoe factory based in Boston, as president. She then took up a new role as Florists Transworld Delivery (FTD) CEO.

In the year 1997, she was the general manager of the Playskool division of the toy & game manufacturer Hasbro. In 1998, she evolved CEO of eBay, before quitting in 2008. Whitman later became CEO of Hewlett-Packard and then Hewlett Packard Enterprise from 2011 & 2017. She is currently a board partner of General Motors, Procter and Gamble, Zipcar and Teach For America. She formerly worked as a member of the board at Survey Monkey.

Meg Whitman’s Political Career background

In the year 2008 Whitman, a Republican, was the nationwide co-chair of Senator John McCain’s presidential crusade. She announced she was also running for governor of California in the year 2009 and won the Republican gubernatorial nomination in late June 2010. Unfortunately, she was overpowered by Jerry Brown in the November public election. The former Republican was a major supporter of Democrat Biden’s campaign. She contributed US$500,000 towards Joe Biden’s campaigns.

Her Publications

Together with Joan O’C. Hamilton, Whitman wrote ‘The Power of Many: Deals for Success in Business & in Life (2010).

Age

She was born on 4th of August 1956. She is currently 65 years.
Net worth
According to Forbes Magazine, her net worth is about US$4.9B. In addition, she is ranked as the 151 richest American.
Marriage and children
She is wedded to Griffith Rutherford Harsh IV, a neurosurgeon. The pair have two children. in Life (2010).

Age

She was born on 4th of August 1956. She is currently 65 years.

Net worth

According to Forbes Magazine, her net worth is about US$4.9B. In addition, she is ranked as the 151 richest American.
Marriage and children
She is wedded to Griffith Rutherford Harsh IV, a neurosurgeon. The lovers have two children.

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