Robert Iger Wife Susan Iger Biography and Wiki
Susan Iger is best known as the ex-wife of The Walt Disney Company’s CEO and Chairman, Robert Iger/Bob Iger. Susan, on the other hand, has tried to stay out of the spotlight since her divorce from Bob.
Susan Iger Age and Birthday
Susan was born and raised in the United States. Her exact date of birth is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Susan Iger Height and Weight
Susan appears to be quite tall according to her photos. She stands at an average height and has a moderate weight. Unfortunately, Details about her full body measurements are currently under review.
Susan Iger Family
Susan was born and raised in the United States of America by her parents. Unfortunately, details about the actual identities of her parents and siblings are not available at the moment.
Nonetheless, this section is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Susan Iger Marriage to Robert Iger
Despite the fact that Susan Iger has been out of the spotlight for a long time, she is well-known as the ex-wife of Bob Iger aka Robert Iger, the CEO and Chairman of The Walt Disney Company. Susan and Bob were divorced in 1994. While Bob has a lovely family with his second wife, Willow Bay, Susan’s relationships (if any) have remained a mystery until now.
Susan Iger’s Husband Career
In 1974, Iger began working for the American Broadcasting Company as a menial laborer on television sets for $150 per week (over $700 when adjusted for inflation). He was the senior program executive for the Calgary Winter Olympics in 1988. In 1989, he was named president of ABC Entertainment, where he oversaw the production of shows such as Twin Peaks and Cop Rock. From January 1993 to 1994, he was president of the ABC Network Television Group. Disney bought Capital Cities/ABC in 1994 and renamed it ABC, Inc., where Iger remained president until 1999.
On March 13, 2005, Bob Iger was named CEO of The Walt Disney Company, succeeding Michael Eisner, who held the position until September 30, 2005. Under Iger’s leadership, Disney announced in January 2006 that it would acquire Pixar in an all-stock transaction for $7.4 billion. Iger led the negotiations that led to Disney acquiring Marvel Entertainment and its associated assets for $4 billion in August 2009. Apple, Inc., led by CEO Tim Cook, appointed Iger to its board of directors on November 15, 2011. In October 2012, Iger agreed to buy Lucasfilm Ltd. from film producer George Lucas.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens grossed more than $2 billion at the box office in December 2015. Disney announced in March 2016 that the $5.5 billion Shanghai Disney Resort would open on June 16, 2016. Variety reported in November 2017 that Iger was aware of a 2010 Oscar party at which Pixar CEO John Lasseter was seen “making out with a junior staffer.” Under Iger’s leadership, Disney and 21st Century Fox shareholders approved a deal in July 2018 that allowed Disney to acquire Fox assets. It was announced in April 2019 that Iger will step down as CEO and Chairman of Disney when his contract expires in 2021.
On September 10, 2019, Iger resigned from Apple’s board of directors to avoid a conflict of interest as Disney and Apple prepared to launch competing streaming services Disney+ and Apple TV+. In August 2019, actress Paz de la Huerta named Iger as a defendant in her rape lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein; Disney denied any knowledge of misconduct or settlements with victims during Weinstein’s tenure at Miramax.
Susan Iger Net Worth
Iger has an estimated net worth of $690 million. She has an estimated net worth of $15 Million.