Georgina Bloomberg is one of the richest women in the world. She built her net worth to $100 billion in just 17 years. Learn how she got started and what advice she has for those who want to become entrepreneurs.
Georgina Bloomberg was born and raised in a working-class family that lived close to Liverpool, England. In her early days, she worked as a trainee accountant at an accounting firm before moving on to work at Deloitte’s tax department, where she became their youngest partner ever and developed a system for handling transfer pricing cases.
The company of Georgina’s current net worth of $100 billion saw its third straight year of double-digit growth in 2017, thanks to $4 billion in new client signings and a $12 billion growth from acquisitions last year (Bloomberg).
Georgina Bloomberg: Bio, Family, Education
The equestrian is a veteran of the sport of horse riding and was born in 1983. She was born on 20 January and is a New York City native. She is the daughter of Mike Bloomberg, who served as the mayor of New York City for three terms and her mother Susan Brown does not have any siblings.
Georgina Bloomberg has one sister, Emma who is four years older and has always been her best friend.
She was graduated from The New School’s Parsons School of Design in 2012 with a degree in fashion design. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, InStyle and Vogue. She is also an advocate for high-fashion for all women, women’s health and equal rights.
Georgina, recently reported being the mother of a son Jasper Brown Quintana from her ex-boyfriend. Forbes reports that she has been a single mom for three years now and it hasn’t been easy.
Her then-boyfriend, Ramiro Quintana, was an Argentine Olympic show jumping rider. They dated for quite some time but their relationship didn’t last long.
What Georgina Bloomberg Doing with Her Net Worth?
She has been known for her generosity for years. She is currently the founder and chair of five charitable organizations including: The Georgina Bloomberg Foundation, The Robin Hood Foundation, the United Nations Foundation, The Partnership Fund for New York City and FAO Schwarz Children’s Foundation.
She has also been appointed as a United Nations Special Envoy on Climate Change which includes advising on how to achieve sustainable development goals through climate action. In addition to all this, she also serves as an adviser to various other organizations like Microsoft Corporation, Google Inc., Facebook Inc., Aspen Institute China.
Georgina is one of the most powerful women in America today and has been the CEO or owner at companies such as L’Oreal, Hearst Magazines, and Bloomberg L.P. in addition to many more.
Georgina is currently focusing on philanthropy with initiatives such as the Georgina Bloomberg Foundation for Women, which supports women’s entrepreneurship initiatives globally through access to capital and mentorship opportunities.