Andrew R. Jassy is a well-known American businessman and CEO of Amazon Web Services (AWS). He also is a minority owner of Seattle Kraken belonging to National Hockey League. Moroever, he has headed the AWS since its commencement in 2003. He is also going to get the position of Jeff Bezos as CEO of Amazon in 2021. Andy Jassy age is fifty-three. He served as the chairman of Rainier Prep which is a charter school in Seattle.
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Jassy’s birth date is January 13, 1968, and his birthplace is Scarsdale, New York. The names of his parents are Margery and Everett L. Jassy. His father served as the senior partner of corporate law firm Dewey Ballantine located at New York City. Jassy went to Scarsdale High School and then to Harvard College. After that, he worked as an advertising manager of The Harvard Crimson. Also, he earned an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Before getting his MBA, Jassy worked for five years. He served as the project manager of MBI a collectibles company. On 1997 he joined Amazon with many of his Harvard colleagues. At first, he served as the marketing manager. Then, on 2003 he and Bezos got an idea to make a cloud computing platform. It is the AWS the American web services that launched in 2016.
On 2016 Jassy got the promotion to become senior vice president of AWS. This year Andy Jassy is going to become the CEO of AWS and Jeff Bezos will transition as the executive chairman. As Jassy is serving in the Amazon for many years he is the right choice. He is a great leader and a person with a lot of confidence. Andy Jassy CEO will work with the company regarding the antitrust concerns.
In 1997 Jassy got married to Elana Rochelle Caplan who is the fashion designer of Eddie Bauer. Andy Jassy spouse is the graduate of Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science. Both of the couple’s fathers were partners in Dewey Ballantine law firm. Andy Jassy family have two kids. His house is close to Bezos in Santa Monica, California worth $6.7 million and 5,500-square-foot. He is a great sports and music fan. He has spoken about many issues like racism, LGBTQ rights and more on Twitter.
The net worth of Andy Jassy
As of 2020 Andy Jassy net worth is $377 million. He owns s 2,791 units of Amazon stock which is worth $280,440,790. Then he also has sold $113 million of the stock. Moreover, he has received lots of stock bonus and his stock division is more profitable in Amazon. In a few months, he is going to become the CEO of Amazon that will increase his annual salary and net worth. He is a well-known person inside the company so many people believe that he will take Amazon to new heights.
Andy Jassy will get even more spotlight when he becomes the CEO of AWS. Many people will know about his family and his career as a CEO.