Who is Shahid Khan?
He 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 aged 16. His first job was washing dishes for $ 1.20 per hour. At the age of 28, he started Bumper Works. He was making car bumpers for pickup trucks.
When the company grew he bought his former employer Flex-
Supplier of Toyota Bumpers
In 1989 he was the sole supplier of bumpers for Toyota in the United States. In 2011 Flex-
The company produces front-
The company is also a headlamp supplier since 1956 and a signal lighting supplier since 1965. Flex-
In 2012 he purchased the Jacksonville Jaguars with his son Tony Khan. They paid an estimated USD 750 million. The team is now valued at US$ 1.5 billion. The Jacksonville Jaguars are a National Football League (NFL) team. They are based in Jacksonville, Florida.
In 2013 he acquired the London based soccer club Fulham Football Club. He paid USD 200 million. The seller was Mohamed al–Fayed. He is the owner of the yacht Sokar.
Shad Khan is one of the World’s Richest Sports Team Owners. In 2018 he planned to purchase the Wembley Stadium in London. He later withdrew his plans.
Khan Net Worth
Khan has an estimated net worth of $8 billion. Khan’s wife is Ann Carlson Kahn. They have 2 children: Tony Khan and Shanna Khan.
Ann Carlson Kahn
She was born on October 21, 1954. She attended the University of Illinois. She met Shad in 1967 at a college bar at the University, and they married in 1977. She started as a professional dancer and ended her career in 1990. Ann Khan is now active with the family’s philanthropic activities. She is President of the Khan Foundation.
Tony Khan Net Worth
His son Tony Khan (1982) is co-
And Tony is also Vice Chairman and Director of Football Operations of Fulham F.C.
We estimate his net worth at US$ 100 million. We are ignoring his father’s net worth in this amount.
Khan is an active philanthropist, through the Jaguars Foundation. The foundation supports disadvantaged youth. By solving problems and creating opportunities. The aim is to enrich the quality of life for the youth and their families.
In 2011 he donated US$10 million to the University of Illinois. In 2011 he was named a Lincoln Laureate by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois. It was for his philanthropic work.
We saw some footage at TMZ Sports of him in a chauffeur driver Lincoln Continental.
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Shahid Khan House
The Khan family owns a large house in Champaign, Illinois. And they also own a large US$ 8 million penthouse in Park Tower. It is one of the largest buildings in Chicago.
But their formal living address is a large penthouse in Naples, Florida. Which he bought in 2014 for US$ 11.5 million. See some photos hereunder. The tower offers its residents spectacular views over the Gulf of Mexico.
Amenities include pool/spa and three parking spaces per unit. Initial unit prices ranged from US$5.9 million to US$12.75 million. The building contains two units per typical floor. The building contains one unit per penthouse floor, providing 360-