Leslie Wexner Biography And Net Worth
|Net Worth $4.8 billion|
|Full Name Leslie Herbert Wexner|
|Birth Date 8 September 1937|
|Age 85 years|
|Birthplace Dayton, Ohio, U.S.|
|Wife. Abigail S. Koppel|
Leslie Wexner is an American businessman and chairman of Bath & Body Works. He started his business with a clothing brand named The Limited but later it was expanded into Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, and Abercrombie & Fitch. In 2020 he transitioned from CEO of the company to chairman emeritus. Jeffrey was hired by Wexner as his financial manager in 1980.
Leslie Wexner Early life
Leslie Wexner was born on 8 September 1937. His parents are Bella and Harry Louis Wexner. Leslie Wexner has a younger sister. He went to Bexley High School and later attended Ohio State University. He graduated with a major in business degree. Leslie Wexner became a member of Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity. He also went to Moritz College of Law.
Leslie Wexner began his career by working at his parent’s clothing store named Leslie’s. When he left law school, his parents wanted him to take care of their store. During his time working at the store, he realized that clothes with high prices were sold less frequently than cheap ones. In 1963, Wexner lent $5,000 from his aunt to start The Limited. His first store was opened on 10 August 1963. After a year his parents closed their store and started working with their son.
In 1964, its second branch was opened. In 1970,Leslie Wexner opened its 100th store of The Limited. In the 1980s Leslie Wexner became a retail holder and purchased a great number of companies. He became a major owner of malls in America. In 1982, he got into the lingerie business of Victoria’s Secret. They did work because of his unique and high-quality merchandise. Wexner bought a company for $1 million and by the time it became worth $1 billion. Leslie Wexner hired Jeffrey Epstein as a financial manager in 1980 and he worked till the year 2007. He purchased the New York property and later sold it to Jeffrey. Leslie’s work was great with Victoria’s Secret and he was also in their summer theme song. Wexner’s and Epstein’s relationship was also documented by Victoria’s Secret in 2022.
Leslie Wexner Wife
Leslie Wexner and Abigail S. Koppel got married on 23 January 1993. They have 4 children. He and his family live in a $47 million estate that was built in 1990. Wexner married at the age of 55 and has been living a happy married life.
Leslie Wexner Net worth
Leslie Wexner has a net worth of $4.8 billion estimated in 2022. His monthly income is $33 million and his estimated salary is $400 million or more. He has his name is the world’s richest businessman in the world. At the age of 53, his net worth is $1.8 billion. He bought a $10 million plane for his business purpose.
Leslie Wexner Body Features
|Height 5 ft 6 inch|
|Eye Color Brown|
|Hair Color White|