|Real Name/Full Name||Robert Herjavec|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Robert Herjavec|
|Birth Place:||Varazdin, Croatia|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||14 September 1962|
|Age/How Old:||60 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 171 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 65 Kg
In Pounds – 143 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Vladimir Herjavec
Mother –Katica Herjavec
|College:||University of Toronto|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Kym Johnson [m. 2016], Diane Plese [m. 1990- 2016]|
|Kids/Children Name:||Yes [Skye Herjavec, Haven Mae Herjavec, Brendan Herjavec, Caprice Herjavec and Hudson Robert Herjavec]|
|Profession:||Canadian businessman, investor, and celebrity|
|Net Worth:||$250 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Robert Herjavec is among the best-known businessmen all over the world. He is also a founder of The Herjavec Group, which is a technology group, gained worldwide recognition after he became a judge with ABC Shark Tank and Canadian CBC Dragons Den. Apart from his business work, he is also an investor and a celebrity. He has built his net worth from venturing into internet security and other investments in the shark tank. To know m about the net worth of Robert Herjavec, keep reading this article.
Well, how well do you know about Robert Herjavec? If not much, here is what we know about Robert Herjavec to date.
Biography and Early Life
Robert Herjavec was born on 14th September 1962 in Varazdin, Croatia. He is the son of Vladimir Herjavec, his father, and Katica Herjavec, his mother. At the age of 22, he was taken to jail due to his father speaking out against the regime. Robert is from a poor background, whereas his family was settling in Toronto, they only had $20 only. They were forced to stay in their friend’s house, and his father paid $76 on a weekly basis which he made from the job he did in a factory in Mississauga. Concerning his siblings, no information about them.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Robert Herjavec in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Robert Herjavec’s age is 60 years old as of today’s date 20th March 2023 having been born on 14 September 1962. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 171 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 143 lbs in Pound and 65kg in Kilograms.
Though no information of if he enrolled for his lower level and high school, Robert is an educated man. He graduated from the University of Toronto, where he pursued from New College with a degree in political science and English literature. He worked jobs like collection agent, newspaper delivery man, and waiter after graduating.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Robert is married to Kym Johnson. The two engaged and married that same year. Though before he hooked up with Kym, he was married to Diane Please for 14 years before they divorced. Together they had three children, two daughters, and one son, namely Caprice Herjavec, Skye Herjavec, and Brendan Herjavec. In total, he has five children.
After marrying Kym, Robert announced that they were expecting twins. It was after delivery they found the twins are a boy and a girl, and they named them Hudson Robert Herjavec and Haven Mae Herjavec.
Herjavec had an ex-girlfriend called Danielle Vasinova, whom she dated for two years. Vaisnava sued Robert for a rape case. She says he attempted to extort him over false claims of sexual assault. She later withdrew the allegation against Robert and asked for forgiveness from him and his family.
Is Robert Herjavec Gay?
His sexual orientation is straight. He is a married man to Kym, and together they have two children. Can describe Robert as not gay. Apart from Kym, he had married before Diane and had three children together. He is happily married and has no intentions of divorcing any day soon.
Herjavec career kicked off in different roles, where he first became the assistant director in productions like Cain and Abel and The Return of Billy Jack. Also, he was a field producer of Global TV covering the XIV Winter Olympic Games in Bosnia and Sarajevo.
As a businessman, he applied for a job position at Logiquest selling IBM mainframe emulation boards though he was not qualified. Even though he convinced the company to give him a job for free and watch him for six months, he started waiting tables for he needed rent, and he is doing free work at his working place. Robert later became a general manager of Logiquest though he was finally fired. He got a chance to start BRAK Systems, which is a Canadian integrator of Internet security software.
Robert later sold BRAK System, which he sold to AT&T for $30.2 million, and later became the vice president of sales at Ramp Network, which was eventually sold to Nokia for $225 million.
He later founded Herjavec Group, where he is the CEO. The group is the largest IT security provider in Canada and is one of the fastest-growing companies in the world. Also, he is the judge on ABC show “Shark Tank” and a Canadian version of it on CBC “Dragon’s Den.”
Robert has received countless awards through his business and entrepreneur. Some of them include; 2012 Ernst & Young, Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal from Canada, Technology, and GTA Award for Excellence in Entrepreneurship, among many more awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Robert Herjavec in 2023
As of 2023, Robert Herjavec has a net worth of around $250 million. His main source of income came after he sold his company to AT&T for $30 million, which enabled him to do a lot in his life and that of his family. Also, He sold his sales of Ramp Network to Nokia for $225 million, which has also enhanced his net worth.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Due to a lack of a job, Robert was forced to work for free in a company for six months because he wasn’t qualified.
Robert is a good example to many. He rose from nobody to an inspiring somebody. He is admired due to his success though he started as a poor man and ended up a successful and richest man. His hard work has gained him a lot of wealth to help his life and family.