Suzy Welch Wiki
Suzy Welch aka Suzanne Spring was born in 1959 and from Portland, Oregon. She is an American author, television commentator, business journalist, and public speaker. Furthermore, she was the wife of Jack Welch who was an American business executive, author, and chemical engineer.
On March 1, 2020, he passed away at the age of 84 and he led General Electric through 20 years of its greatest financial success. After he passed away GE CEO Larry Culp said in a statement “Today is a sad day for the entire GE family.”
Later, he added “Jack was larger than life and the heart of GE for half a century. He reshaped the face of our company and the business world. Jack was a strong and constant influence throughout my career despite never having worked directly for him.”
Jack Welch, former Chairman and CEO of GE, a business legend, has died. There was no corporate leader like “neutron” Jack. He was my friend and supporter. We made wonderful deals together. He will never be forgotten. My warmest sympathies to his wonderful wife & family!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 2, 2020
Between 1981 and 2001, he was chairman and CEO of General Electric and during his tenure at GE, the company’s value rose 4,000% and it was estimated at $720 million in 2006. When he retired from GE he received a severance payment of $417 million, the largest such payment in business history.
Suzy Welch Career
Suzy Welch is an American author, television commentator, business journalist, and public speaker. She is also a regular contributor to American workplace trends on The Today Show.
She began her career as a crime reporter for The Miami Herald in 1981, after graduating from Harvard University. Later, she attended Harvard Business School, where she graduated as a Baker Scholar.
Then, Suzy served seven years at Bain & Company, as a consultant working, in particular, with several heavy manufacturing clients in the Midwest. Later, she was named Editor-in-Chief. In her years at HBR, she conceptualized and edited hundreds of articles on strategy, economics, operations, and organizational behavior, and wrote dozens more on leadership, change and crisis management, boards, HR, and career dynamics.
Her 2009 book, 10-10-10: A Life Transforming Idea, was a New York Times bestseller. Addiotanly, she also the co-author, with her husband Jack Welch, of two international New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling business books, Winning published in 2005, and The Real-Life MBA, published in 2015.
Suzy Welch Family
How old is Suzy Welch? She was born in 1959 and from Portland, Oregon and she is 61 years old as of 2020. She is the daughter of Phyllis and Bernard Spring.
She attended Harvard Business School, Harvard and Ratcliffe College.
Suzy Welch Husband
She was married to Jack Welch and she is the mother of four adult children from her previous marriage. On the other hand, Welch had four children with his first wife, Carolyn and they divorced amicably in April 1987 after 28 years of marriage.
His second wife, Jane Beasley, was a former mergers-and-acquisitions lawyer.
Suzy Welch Net Worth
The estimated net worth of her is $120 Million USD which includes her Husband’s income. She stands 5 feet 6 inch tall and weighs around 62KG.