Shahid Khan or Shad Khan is the owner of automobile parts manufacturer Flex-
His First Job was Washing Dishes
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-
Supplier of Toyota Bumpers
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.
3 Private Jets
Khan has 3 private jets, all registered to his company Flex-
US$ 6.7 Billion Net Worth
Shahid Khan has an estimated net worth of US$ 6.7 billion (October 2016). Shahid Khan’s wife is Ann Carlson Kahn, they have 2 children.
Shahid Khan House
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.
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.