Net Worth: $900 Million
- Source of Wealth Time Shares
- Birth Place Nördlingen, Germany
- Marital Status Divorced (Jon)
- Full Name Christel DeHaan
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth October 20, 1942
- Ethnicity German
- Occupation Entrepreneur
- Children 3 (Tim, Keith, Kirsten)
About Christel DeHaan
Christel DeHaan is an American entrepreneur who has an estimated net worth of $900 million.
Christel DeHaan started her career when she established an ironing and typing business. When she met her second husband, Jon, she worked as an administrative assistant at RCA in 1973. A year later, they co-founded the time sharing company, Resort Condominiums International.
When she divorced her husband in 1987, DeHaan was awarded half of the company by the court. She sold RCI for $825 million in 1996. Eventually, she devoted her time doing philanthropy and gave $220 million through her Christel Houses, which supplies goods and services for children in India, Mexico, South Africa, and South America.
Christel DeHaan was born on October 20, 1942, in Nördlingen, Germany. She has 2 children from her previous marriage to Ralph Cobb and a daughter with Jon.