|Celebrated Name:||Tony Fadell|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Anthony Michael Fadell|
|Age:||51 years old|
|Birth Date:||22 March 1969|
|Birth Place:||Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, U.S.A|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Danielle Lambert (m. 2002)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Tony Fadell Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Engineer, Innovator, Designer, and Entrepreneur|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$900 million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
Tony Fadell, who is known as the “Father of the iPod,” is an American engineer, innovator, designer, and entrepreneur. He gained the title when he was appointed as the Senior Vice President of the iPod Division at Apple Inc. In 2001 which required him to manage all the hardware or software related to iPod.
He oversaw iPod accessories development from March 2006 to November 2018. He also helped in the manufacturing of the first three generations of iPhone and has gained the title of the co-creator of the iPhone. He then helped in releasing of the Nest Learning Thermostat in October 2011, as he co-founded Nest Labs in May 2010. He then started working under Google in 2014 when Google bought Nest for $3.2 billion but resigned from Google in 2016. He is currently working in an advisory firm that works on deep technology.
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Early Life & Biography
Anthony Michael Fadell was born on 22nd March 1969 in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan. He has Lebanese and Polish Russian ethnicity. He never disclosed the name of his parents, but he has shared in some interviews that his father worked in Levi Strauss and Co. As a sales manager. He went to Grosse Pointe South High School. He later went to the University of Michigan and graduated in 1991 with a degree in computer engineering. He worked at Constructive Instruments as it’s CEO while completing his studies at the University of Michigan.
Fadell has never shared anything about his personal life with the public. Tony Fadell is married to Danielle Lambert. Their wedding took place in 2002. He is very private about his personal life.
Age, Height, and Weigh
Being born on 22 March 1969, Tony Fadell is 51 years old as of today’s date 14th July 2020. His height is 1.7 m tall, and his weight is 88 kg.
His first job was for three years at General Magic, where he worked with high-level brands Sony, Philips, Matsushita, Toshiba, and many more. He later started to work as a diagnostic engineer and system architect and helped in the manufacturing of many devices such as Sony Magic Link and Motorola Envoy.
In 1995, he was appointed as the Chief Technology Officer and Director of Engineering by Philips. During his period of working in Philips, he helped in manufacturing many products such as Philips Velo and Nino PDA. Due to his hard work and intelligence, he was soon appointed as the Vice President of Philips Strategy and Ventures. He left Philips in 2000.
His next job was at Apple Inc from 2001. He helped to create the first three generations of iPod and was known as “the father of the iPod.” He mainly oversaw the iPod manufacturing and was later appointed as the Senior Vice President of the iPod division on 31st March 2006. But, he left Apple in 2008 to focus on his project, Nest Labs Inc.
He started his project in May 2010 along with Rogers and named it Nest Labs Inc. In the hopes of providing energy-efficient products to the public but it was not a success, and he left Nest on 3rd June 2016. Fadell then joined Future Shape and was appointed as its Principal, which is an investment firm that gives coaching to the new engineers and invests in their start-ups. They have helped thousands of young men and women to achieve their dream.
Awards & Achievements
He has won many awards and achievements in his career. To name a few are: College of Engineering’s alumnus of the year award by the University of Michigan, he was named in the Next establishment list by Vanity Fair, and he was named in the 100 Most Influential People in the World by TIME Magazine and Golden Plate Award by American Academy of Achievement.
Net Worth & Salary of Tony Fadell in 2020
As of July 2020, The net worth of Tony Fadell is around $900 million. He has earned this net-worth by working in many major technology-based companies such as Apple, Philips, and many more. He is a very hard-working person and is the rightful owner of this net-worth.
Tony Fadell is an American- Lebanese engineer who has worked with many major companies such as Apple, Philips, and many more. He has always brought success to the company he worked in and has also attained the highest post in the respective companies. He is currently a principal in Future Shape and has helped many young men and women to achieve their dreams.