Shahid Khan or Shad Khan is the owner of automobile parts manufacturer Flex-
Khan was born in Pakistan and moved to the US when he was 16. His first job was washing dishes for $ 1.20 per hour. At the age of 28 he started Bumper Works, making car bumpers for pickup trucks. When the company grew he bought his former employer Flex-
In 1989 Khan was the sole supplier of bumpers for the entire Toyota line in the United States. In 2011, Flex-
In 2012 Shahid Khan purchased the Jacksonville Jaguars for an estimated USD 750 million. The team is now valued at US$ 1.5 billion. The Jacksonville Jaguars are an National Football League (NFL) team, based in Jacksonville, Florida. And in 2013 he acquired the London based soccer club Fulham FC for an amount of USD 200 million from Mohamed al–Fayed (owner of the yacht Sokar). Shad Khan is one of the World’s Richest Sports Team owners.
Khan has 3 private jets, all registered to his company Flex-
Shahid Khan has an estimated net worth of US$ 7.5 billion (February 2017). Shahid Khan’s wife is Ann Carlson Kahn, they have 2 children.
The Kahn family has a large house in Champaign, Illinois. And they also own a large US$ 8 million penthouse in Park Tower, one of the largest buildings in Chigaco. But his formal living address is a large penthouse in Naples, Florida, which he bought in 2014 for US$ 11.5 million. See some photos hereunder.
Khan is an active philanthropist, through the Jaguars Foundation. The foundation supports disadvantaged youth by solving problems, creating opportunities, and enriching the quality of life for the youth and their families. In 2011 Khan donated US$10 million to the University of Illinois. In 2011 he was named a Lincoln Laureate by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois for his philanthropic work.