Ginni Rometty is an American business executive and the first woman to head IBM World Trade Corporation. She is the President and CEO of the company. IBM is a multinational information technology company in Armonk, New York that operates in more than 170 countries.
Ginni Rometty is ranked third among Women CEOs of the Fortune 500 list. Rometty was included as Bloomberg‘s 50 Most Influential People in the World. She is married to Mark Anthony Rometty, who is a principal investor in the Bam Oil Company.
- Full Name: Virginia Marie “Ginni” Rometty
- Birth Date: July 29, 1957 (age 61 years)
- Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ginni_Rometty
Ginni Rometty: Personal Life
Virginia Marie “Ginni” Rometty was born on July 29, 1957, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Rometty has three siblings, and she is the eldest child in the Italian-American family. When she was 15, her father left them, so her mother did multiple jobs to support the family.
Rometty was on the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority and received high honors from the Robert R. McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science at Northwestern University. She completed her bachelor’s degree in computer science and electrical engineering. Rometty has an honorary doctoral degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Northwestern University.
Ginni married private-equity investor Mark Anthony Rometty in 1979. They do not have any children together.
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: NA
- Hometown: Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Height: NA
- Weight: NA
- Education: Northwestern University
- Husband: Mark Anthony Rometty
- Children: None
- Parents: NA
Ginni Rometty: Professional Life
Ginni Rometty is the chairman, president, and CEO of IBM. When she first joined the company in 1981, she worked as a system manager before becoming the president in January 2012. She focuses IBM on analytics, cognitive computing systems, and cloud computing. Ginni helped negotiate the purchase of the consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers for $3.5 billion and the acquisition is considered the “largest in professional services history”
Rometty is in Time‘s 20 Most Important People in Tech, Fortune‘s 50 Most Powerful Women in Business, and Forbe‘s America’s Top 50 Women in Tech. She is involved in IBM organizations such as Women in Technology Council, Women’s Executive Council, and Women’s Leadership Council.
- Profession: Business Executive
- Worked for: NA
- Working for: IBM
Ginni Rometty: Net worth, Salary
Ginni Rometty is one of the most influential women around the world. She has managed to achieve the amount of success that only true passion and hard work can help to achieve. In 2016, she had an estimated net worth of $32.7 million. Her annual salary is expected to be around $1.5 million.
- Net Worth: $32.7 million
- Salary: $1.5 million
Ginni Rometty: Social Media
Ginni Rometty is on Twitter @GinniRometty with more than 27 thousand followers. Rometty may have a Twitter profile, but she hasn’t tweeted anything yet.