Name: Shahid Khan ( Shad Khan )
Nationality: Pakistani, American
Data of Birth : July 18, 1950
Wife: Ann Carlson
Born City :Lahore
Profession : Businessman and philanthropist
Education : BSc in Industrial Engineering ( UIUC College of Engineering )
Who is Shahid Khan ?
Shahid Khan was born in Lahore, Pakistan, to a middle-class family who were involved in the construction industry. His mother was a professor of mathematics. Khan moved to the United States in 1967( Age 16 Years ) to study at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
He is the owner of Flex-N-Gate. Its a automotive manufacturing company in USA.
Flex-N-Gate And Shahid Khan :
- Khan worked at the Flex-N-Gate while attending the University of Illinois.
- After Graduation he was hired as engineering director for the company.
- In 1978, Khan started Bumper Works, which made car bumpers for customized pickup trucks and body shop repairs.
- In 1980, Khan bought Flex-N-Gate from his former employer Charles Gleason Butzow.
- In 1984, he began supplying a small number of bumpers for Toyota pickups.
- In 2011, Flex-N-Gate had 12,450 employees and 48 manufacturing plants in the United States and many other countries.
Shahid Khan is the owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League and Fulham F.C. of the English Premier League. His net worth is 7.5 Billion USD.
(Updated: 9 Sept 2018 )