Charles Simonyi Net Worth, Biography And Facts

Charles Simonyi Net Worth

Charles Simonyi Net Worth:

US$4.6 billion

Charles Simonyi Biography

Charles Simonyi (/s ɪ ˈ m oʊ n i / ; Hungarian: Simonyi Károly, pronounced [ˈʃimoɲi ˈkaːroj] ; born September 10, 1948) is a Hungarian-born American software architect. He started and led Microsoft's applications group, where he built the first versions of Microsoft Office suite of applications. He co-founded and led Intentional Software (acquired by Microsoft in 2017), with the aim of developing and marketing his concept of intentional programming. In April 2007, aboard Soyuz TMA-10, he became the fifth space tourist and the second Hungarian in space. In March 2009, aboard Soyuz TMA-14, he made a second trip to the International Space Station. His estimated net worth is US$3.3 billion.

How much is Charles Simonyi worth in 2021?

According to our sources, the net worth of Charles Simonyi for 2021 is US$4.6 billion (as of March 29th, 2021).

Other Charles Simonyi Facts

Charles Simonyi Profile
Born September 10, 1948 (age 72)
Budapest, Hungary
Nationality Hungarian
Citizenship Hungarian, United States
Alma mater University of California, Berkeley (B.S.)
Stanford University (Ph.D.)
Occupation Software architect
Known for Hungarian notation, space tourism, intentional programming
Notable Work Microsoft Office
Net worth US$4.6 billion
Spouse(s) Lisa Persdotter (m. 2008)
Children 2
Parent(s)
  • Károly Simonyi (father)
Time In Space 26d 14h 27m
Missions Soyuz TMA-10/TMA-9, Soyuz TMA-14/TMA-13
Mission Insignia