One of well known surviving members of the famous Rockefeller family, David Rockefeller is an American philanthropist and banker having an estimated net worth of $2.7 billion in 2012. With his $2.7 billion net worth, he was named by Forbes as the 49thrichest man in the world.
David Rockefeller Sr. Net Worth $2.7 Billion
David Rockefeller Sr. is also the only surviving grandchild of John D. Rockefeller, a well known oil tycoon who founded the Standard Oil. After graduating from Harvard University as Cum Laude, Rockefeller went to study at London School of Economics, afterward to University of Chicago where he completed his Ph.D. in Economics. In 1946, he officially joined Chase National Bank which was afterwards known as Chase Manhattan Bank. Through time, the institution significantly changed into consumer banking and now, it’s known as JP Morgan Chase. Beginning as an assistant manager at the Foreign Department, David Rockefeller worked his way up the ladder until he became the business’s president in 1960. From 1961 through 1980, he served as the bank’s Chief executive and Chairman of the Board.
David Rockefeller was married to Margaret “Peggy” McGrath until the latter’s death in 1996. Their 55-year marriage resulted to the arrival of the six kids named David Jr. (b. 1941), Abby (b. 1943), Neva (b. 1944), Peggy (b. 1947), Richard (b. 1949), and Eileen (b. 1952).