Net Worth: $3.3 Billion
- Source of Wealth Business and Inventions
- Marital Status Married to Mary Abele
- Full Name John Abele
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth 1941
- Occupation Co-Founder of Boston Scientific
- Education Amherst College
- Children Chris, Alex, and Jennifer
About John Abele
American businessman John Abele is the co-founder of Boston Scientific who has an estimated net worth of $3.3 billion. As one of the richest people in Massachusetts, he has been the director of the medical device company since 1979. Mr. Abele was the Treasurer from 1979 to 1992, the Co-Chairman from 1979 to 1995, and the Vice Chairman and Founder, Office of the Chairman from February 1995 to March 1996.
Mr. Abele is also the owner of The Kingbridge Center and Institute, a 120-room conference center in Ontario. The center provides special services and research to business, academia and government. From 1970 to 1983, he served as the President of Medi-tech. He used to serve in the sales, technical and general management positions for Advanced Instruments, Inc.
John Abele serves as the Chairman of the Board of F.I.R.S.T. or For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology. He is also a member of the board of several other non-profit organizations. He is a graduate of Amherst College with a B.A. degree in Physics and Philosophy, and served as a trustee for the school. He has been recognized for his achievements in the fieLd of medical science where he invented, developed and introduced new technology to society.