Jony Ive Biography
Apple is one of the biggest tech company in United States. It has been ruling over the America’s market since years. The tech-giant reached at the top spot by its faithful and hardworking employees. Jony Ive is one of the Apple’s famous employee who is working on the position of Chief Design Officer (CDO) of Apple. The news is emerging on the internet that Jony Ive is exiting from his position. Is it true? If yes, then why and how much is Jony Ive net worth in 2019.
Jony Ive is an industrial designer who got fame in business market after Chief Design Officer (CDO) of Apple. He came to Apple in 1992 and played important role in designing different popular models of Apple: iPhone, iPad, MacBook and iPod. He was born in London and completed his education from the Walton High School.
Jony Ive Summary
- Real Name Jonathan “Jony” Ive
- Birthday 27 February 1967
- Birthplace London, England, UK
- Zodiac Sign Not Known
- Nationality British
- Ethnicity White
- Profession Industrial designer
- Parents N/A
- Marital Status Married
- Wife Heather Pegg Ive i
- Sibling Not Known
- Children 2
- Net Worth $130 million (2019)
Jony Ive Net Worth 2019
Jony Ive earned huge money in his professional career. He has whopping net worth of $130 million in 2019. He is one of the highest paid employee in the Apple company. His salary figures are not disclosed by the company. Jony promoted many times since he joined Apple.
He also co-founded a design agency Tangerine in London. He received different awards for his designs and contribution. Jony is considered as world’s best designer in technology.
His wife and family
Jony Ive met his wife in secondary school at Walton High School in Stafford. His wife name is Heather Pegg Ive. She is historian and a well-recognized British writer. The couple has two sons. The family spending their life in the San Francisco, United States. Ive has huge interest into the automobiles and its design. He attends all the auto shows and exhibitions in the city.
Journey with Apple
Jony Ive joined Apple in 1992 as a full-time employee. He moved to California. In 1997, he was promoted to the senior vice president of industrial design position. He assisted to design the iPads, iPhone and iPods. That time his salary was $30 million (base salary). In 2012, he was assigned extra responsibility of leadership and direction for Human Interface (HI). In 2015, he was promoted to the CDO (Chief Design Officer) position.
Is he quitting from Apple?
On June 27, 2019 Jony Ive announced that he is departing from the company. His future plan is to start his own independent firm LoveFrom which would work with Apple. Jony’s decision shocked everyone as he has been employee in Apple since many years. His decision being supported by his family and friends.
Honors and Awards
Jony Ive is graduated in the Industrial Designing degree. He completed his studies from England. He has received honorary degrees from the Rhode Island School of Design. The man named for different nominations and titles. He was also named most influential person in business by BBC.