Net Worth: $5.13 Billion
- Source of Wealth Financial Services
- Marital Status Married (Ann)
- Full Name Charles Bartlett Johnson
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth 1933
- Occupation Businessman
- Education Bachelor of Arts / Science, Yale University
- Children 6
About Charles Johnson
Charles Bartlett Johnson is the Chairman of the Franklin Resources which is a mutual fund company founded by his father Rupert Sr. His son Gregory is currently serving as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Franklin Resources.
In 1947, Rupert Sr. founded the mutual fund shop which he then called as Franklin Distributors. In 1957, Charles took over as the Chief Executive Officer and eight years later, his half brother, Rupert Jr., joined the company where he currently serves as the Vice Chairman of the Board. Since 1969, the company continues to expand and by 2012, Franklin Resources Inc. is estimated to have $659 billion worth of assets. Aside from being the Chairman of the San Francisco Giants baseball team, Charles Johnson is the highest stakeholder of Franklin Resources Inc.
Charles Johnson has an estimated net worth of $5.13 billion as of March 2017, according to Bloomberg.