Paul Allen Net Worth

Net Worth: $18.6 Billion

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  • Source of Wealth Microsoft, Investments, Self-made
  • Birth Place Seattle, Washington
  • Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)
  • Marital Status Single
  • Full Name Paul Gardner Allen
  • Nationality United States
  • Date of Birth January 21, 1953
  • Ethnicity American
  • Occupation Investor, Businessman
  • Education Dropout, Washington State University
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About Paul Allen

American business magnate, investor, real estate developer and philanthropist, Paul Gardner Allen has a net worth of $18.6 billion in September 2016 according to Bloomberg. Allen co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates. He is the founder and chairman of Vulcan Inc., which manages his business and philanthropic efforts. Allen also has a multi-billion dollar investment portfolio which includes technology companies such as Evri and Gist, real estate holdings, and stakes in other technology, media, and content companies. Allen also owns two professional sports teams, the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL), and the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is also part-owner of the Seattle Sounders FC, which joined Major League Soccer (MLS) in 2009. The Microsoft cofounder has recently sued half of Silicon Valley. His Interval Research Corp. filed patent-infringement complaints against Apple, eBay, Facebook, Yahoo, Google and others. He left Microsoft in 1983 after being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease.


 

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Paul Allen's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2013
  • Earnings 2012
  • Earnings 2010
  • Earnings 2009
  • Earnings 1998
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  • Earnings 1996
Earnings 2013 N/A
Asset 2013

Value of his Mercer Island Estate

$18,000,000
Asset 2013

Value of a home he bought in Atherton

$27,000,000
Earnings 2012 N/A
Sale of Asset 2012

Value of the office complex he sold to Amazon.com

$1,160,000,000
Earnings 2010 N/A
Asset 2010

Value of his Carbon Beach Home

$25,000,000
Asset 2010

Investment at Kiha Software along with 1 participant

$20,000,000
Earnings 2009 N/A
Asset 2009

Value of his Thurston Estate

$7,500,000
Earnings 1998 N/A
Asset 1998

Value of the Portland Trailblazers team upon purchase

$70,000,000
Earnings 1997 N/A
Asset 1997

Value of the Seattle Seahawks upon purchase

$194,000,000
Earnings 1996 N/A
Asset 1996

Value of his Lopez Island estate

$8,000,000
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