Net Worth: $2.3 Billion
- Source of Wealth IAC/InterActiveCorp
- Birth Place San Francisco, California
- Marital Status Married (Diane von Fürstenberg)
- Full Name Barry Charles Diller
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth February 2, 1942
- Ethnicity Jewish
- Occupation Businessman, CEO
- Education University of California, Los Angeles
About Barry Diller
Considered as one of the wealthiest persons in the world today, Barry Diller is an American businessman with an estimated net worth of $2.3 billion as of April 2016 according to Forbes. Barry Diller is known to be the founder of USA Broadcasting and Fox Broadcasting Company. He currently serves as a Senior executive and Chairman of the Board of IAC/InterActiveCorp.
Prior to his success at InterActiveCorp, Barry Diller had his ten-year tenure at Paramount Pictures where he served as the company’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman. Under his management, shows like Laverne & Shirley, Taxi, Saturday Night Fever, Cheers, Grease, Beverly Hills Cop, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Terms of Endearment, and Raiders of the Lost Ark were produced.
From 1984 to 1992, he served as the CEO and Chairman of Fox, Inc. Currently, Barry Diller serves as the Chairman of IAC/InterActiveCorp and Expedia. He also served as the CEO of IAC/InterActiveCorp but he stepped down in December 2010. Since 2002, Diller was already part of the board of Coca-Cola.
With over $295 million worth of compensation package, Diller was considered as the highest paid executive in 2005 fiscal year.