The 15 Richest People In The US By State


13. Massachusetts: Abigail Johnson

The CEO and president of Fidelity Investments, Abigail Johnson has a net worth of $16.2 billion. She became the CEO of this firm in 2014, in place of her father, Edward ‘Ned’ Johnson, III, while being the third Johnson as the leader of Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments was founded by her grandfather Edward Johnson II in 1946. At present, this company is the second biggest mutual fund corporations in the nation, after Vanguard, holding assets worth $2 trillion under its management. Johnson started to work in the company in her college days only, throughout her summer holidays and joined the company in 1988 as a full time analyst, after getting a M.B.A degree from Harvard. Abigail has an estimated stake of 24 per cent in Fidelity Investments.