Larry Ellison

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Larry Ellison
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Larry Ellison in 2009
Lawrence Joseph Ellison

(1944-08-17) August 17, 1944 (age 77)
Alma mater
OccupationExecutive Chairman and CTO of Oracle Corporation[1]
Years active1966–present
Known forCo-founder and former CEO of Oracle Corporation
Net worth US$65.4 billion (April 2019)[2]
Board member of
  • Adda Quinn
    (m. 1967; div. 1974)
  • Nancy Wheeler Jenkins
    (m. 1977; div. 1978)
  • Barbara Boothe
    (m. 1983; div. 1986)
  • Melanie Craft
    (m. 2003; div. 2010)
WebsiteLarry Ellison bio at Oracle

Lawrence Joseph Ellison (born August 17, 1944) is an American businessman, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is a co-founder and the executive chairman and chief technology officer of Oracle Corporation.[4]

As of March 2019, he was listed by Forbes magazine as the fourth-richest person in the United States and as the seventh-richest in the world, with a fortune of $63.5 billion, up from $54.5 billion in 2018.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Lawrence J. Ellison - Executive Biography". Oracle. Retrieved July 17, 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Larry Ellison". Forbes. Retrieved January 21, 2018.
  3. "Compensation Information for Lawrence J. Ellison, Chairman and Chief Technology Officer of ORACLE CORP -".
  4. "Larry Ellison". Forbes. Retrieved January 28, 2018.