Richard Fairbank Biography and Wiki
Richard Dana Fairbank is an American businessman and billionaire who is recognized for his role in founding Capital One with Nigel Morris in 1988. Fairbank served on the board of directors of MasterCard International from 2004 through 2006.
He previously worked on the board of directors of MasterCard International from 2004 through 2006.
Richard Fairbank Age and Birthday
Fairbank was born on September 18, 1950, in California, United States. He is 71 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Virgo.
Richard Fairbank Height
Richard is quite tall, He stands at 6 feet 2 inches (Approx 1.87m) with average weight.
Richard Fairbank Education
Fairbank attended Pomona College but transferred to Stanford University where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics in 1972. He then proceeded to Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1981, where he earned an MBA, as well as receiving the excellence in leadership award from the University in 2006.
Richard Fairbank Family, Parents, Siblings
Richard is the proud son of William M. Fairbank (Father) and Jane Davenport (Mother). He was born and raised up in California alongside his two brothers named William Martin Fairbank Jr. and Robert Harold Fairbank.
Richard Fairbank Wife and Kids, Is He Married?
Moving on to his marital affairs, the famed founder is happily married to his loving wife, Chris Fairbank. The couple is blessed with eight wonderful children. They own and live at Overlook Farm, near Gunston Hall on the Potomac River in Virginia.
Richard Fairbank Salary
Since Richard is the Chairman of the Board, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Capital One, he receives total compensation of $7,705,790.
Richard Fairbank Net Worth
Richard Fairbank has a net worth of $1.1 billion as of 2021. This amount is from his extensive career as founder and CEO of Capital One among other investments.
Richard Fairbank Capital One
Capital One Financial Corporation is an American bank holding company specializing in credit cards, auto loans, banking, and savings accounts. It’s recognized as one the of largest banks in the United States for being a technology-focused bank.
Capital one was ranked 97th on the Fortune 500, and 9th on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Fairbank became the company’s CEO on July 27, 1994, after Oakstone Financial was spun off from Signet Financial Corp.
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