Charlie Ergen Net Worth, Biography And Facts

Charlie Ergen Net Worth

Charlie Ergen Net Worth:

US$10.5 billion

Charlie Ergen Biography

Charles William Ergen (born March 1, 1953) is an American billionaire businessman. He is co-founder and chairman of Dish Network and EchoStar. He stepped down as CEO of Dish in May 2011 in favor of Joseph Clayton. Ergen resumed as CEO upon Clayton's March 2015 retirement and was CEO until December 2017, when he promoted president and COO Erik Carlson to CEO, but remains as chairman. Reuters reported that the move was effected to remove the day-to-day responsibilities of running DISH and provide more time for Ergen to build out the company’s emerging wireless business. Ergen owns 48 percent of Dish and 46 percent of Echostar shares. He holds 78 percent of Dish's and 72 percent of EchoStar's total voting power.

How much is Charlie Ergen worth in 2021?

According to our sources, the net worth of Charlie Ergen for 2021 is US$10.5 billion (as of February 7th, 2021).

Other Charlie Ergen Facts

Charlie Ergen Profile
Born Charles William Ergen
March 1, 1953 (age 67)
Oak Ridge, Tennessee, US
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Tennessee (BA)
Wake Forest University (MBA)
Occupation Businessman
Known for Co-founder, Dish Network
Net worth US$10.5 billion
Title Chairman of Dish Network and EchoStar Corporation
Term 1998-
Spouse(s) Candy Ergen
Children 5