Jonathan Kraft Net Worth

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Jonathan Kraft was born and raised in a Jewish family, one of four children to Myra and Robert Kraft, a business magnate, founder of the Kraft Group. Jonathan attended Belmont Hill School before enrolling at Williams College from which he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history in 1986. In 1990, Jonathan earned his Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School. Following his father foot steps, it is no wonder that Jonathan Kraft has managed to become a successful and wealthy businessman himself.

Jonathan Kraft began his professional career at Bain & Company, where he served as a consultant, before joining his father’s business. Since the Kraft Group bought the New England Patriots in 1994, Jonathan Kraft has been the driving force of the team, and key man responsible for successful revival and rebuilding of the franchise. Between 1994 and 1999, he served as the Vice-President, before he was named the Vice-Chairman, the position which he held ‘til 2005, since when Jonathan has been the President, overseeing and guiding every department of the organization.

Under the Kraft management, the Patriots have managed to settle among the league’s elites, with four Super Bowl Championship titles, 2001, 2003, 2004 and 2014. All these accomplishments have certainly massively increased Jonathan Kraft’s overall net worth.

Since 1995, Jonathan alongside his father Robert Kraft, is the co-owner of New England Revolution, one of the Major League Soccer’s inaugural teams.

Besides his NFL obligations, Jonathan Kraft is the current president of the Kraft Group, ranked #119 on Forbes List of America’s Largest Private Companies with over $3.5 billion in revenue. The corporation encompasses several companies focused on six particular areas – sports and entertainment, paper and packaging manufacturing, the distribution of forest products, real estate development, venture investing and private equity. Successful management of all these sectors has helped Jonathan Kraft to further build up his, quite respectable overall net worth.

Apart from those mentioned above, Jonathan Kraft is also involved in several other businesses, organizations and board memberships, including Rand-Whitney Containerboard, Carmel Container Systems, Ltd, Kraft Holdings Trust, Citizen Bank of Massachusetts as well as HighPoint Management LLC, U.S. Soccer Federation and Children’s Hospital Trust.

When it comes to his personal life, Jonathan Kraft has been married since 1995 to Patricia Lipoma with whom he has a daughter and two sons.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Jonathan Kraft
  • Net Worth: $5 Billion
  • Date Of Birth: March 4, 1964
  • Place Of Birth: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: President of the New England Patriots
  • Education: Williams College, Harvard Business School
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Patricia Lipoma
  • Children: Harry Kraft
  • Parents: Myra Kraft, Robert Kraft
  • Siblings: Joshua Kraft, David Kraft, Daniel A. Kraft
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0469211/

Quotes

  • I was in show business, bought a couple of baby tigers for all the wrong reasons, and did a show at the Aladdin Hotel called Predators Paradise. And I just didn’t like the exploitation of exotic animals so I decided to start rescuing animals.

Facts

  • Runs Keepers of the Wild, a nonprofit animal sanctuary in Valentine, AZ off Route 66 outside of Kingman, AZ. They provide a home to exotic and wild animals such as lions, tigers, leopards, primates and wolves.

Filmography

Actor
Title Year Status Character
Casino 1995 Jonathan
Stunts
Title Year Status Character
The Marine 3: Homefront 2013 Video stunts
Thanks
Title Year Status Character
The Game Plan 2007 the producers and director wish to thank
Self
Title Year Status Character
Furthest from the Wild 2014 Documentary
Nature 2012 TV Series documentary Himself