|Real Name/Full Name||Benjamin Franklin du Pont|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Ben DuPont|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||14 January 1964|
|Age/How Old:||57 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 178 cm|
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 93 Kg|
In Pounds – 205 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Pierre S. DuPont IV |
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Laura Leigh DuPont|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 Million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
Ben DuPont is a well-known American businessman as well as a business executive. He is famous for founding the company yet2.com and yet2Ventures. Also, he co-founded and is a partner at Chartline Capital Partners. His family, the DuPont family, is a prominent one.
Biography and Early Life
Ben DuPont was born on 14th January 1964 IN the United States of American. He is the son of Pierre S. DuPont IV who is a Republican U.S. Representative and Governor of Delaware. He hasn’t revealed the name of his mother and also his siblings. He was named Benjamin Franklin DuPont after birth. Also, he is from a prominent family of DuPont.
Not much of his education is revealed. His lover level and high school are not detailed and so no information about the schools he went to. However, he enrolled at Tufts University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering.
Personal Life: Wife, Girlfriend, Children, Kids
Benjamin Franklin is a married man. He is married to Laura Leigh Lemole, who is a jewelry designer at her parent’s summer home in Cumberland, located in Maine. Together, they have two children whom Ben hasn’t revealed their names.
He has a brother-in-law called G. Michael Lemole Jr., who is a neurosurgeon and operated on Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Gifford’s after she was shot in her head.
Is Ben DuPont Gay?
Ben DuPont is not gay. He is a married man to Laura Leigh Lemole. The couple has been blessed with two children. Also, he has a straight sexual orientation which proves he is not gay. He loves his family and has no plans of separating it any day soon.
Ben began working for the DuPont Corporation, a company the DuPont founded in 1802. At the age of 13, he held various management positions in the company. After working there for some years, he left in 1999 and co-founded yet2.com together with Phillip Stern, who is a U.S. patent distributor. He is the president of the company. The company developed and raised $24 million after a year in financing and was described as a ‘quasi-clearinghouse for technology developed by corporations’ by Forbes Magazine.
In 2002, yet2 was acquired by Scipher, but the following year, DuPont reacquired it from Scipher and became its executive director. That website has grown into the World’s largest open innovation platform. Venture capital firm, yet 2ventures remained independent after being incubated at yet2.com. It has specialized in investments in medical devices, materials science, cleantech, and electronics, among many other technologies. Yet2.com has offices all over, like in Tokyo, Liverpool, Wilmington, Delaware, and Boston.
In 2010, it completed a transaction with the Japan Asia Investment Corporation relating to its U.S. venture portfolio. All through the years, his firm has invested in more than 40 U.S. companies and various secondary direct and primary transactions.
Awards and Achievements
Throughout his career, he hasn’t been noted with any awards or nominations. Though he has had achievements all through like; He managed to start to begin yet2.com, which has been doing quite well. Also, he co-founded Zip Code Wilmington, a nationally recognized non-profit coding boot camp in Wilmington, among many other achievements.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ben DuPont in 2021
Ben DuPont has an approximate net worth of over $1 million. He has gained and gathered all his wealth from his career as a businessman. He has worked with several companies and has also co-founded his own, which has raised his net worth in a great way.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Ben started working for the DuPont Corporation, which was a family company but ended up founding his own companies.
- He has managed to open several companies all over the world which are doing quite well.
- He is from a prominent family.
As a businessman, he has become successful in his life. Through dedication, focus, and determination, he has managed to start his own companies, which run all over the world. He is a great inspiration to all businessmen and women all over the world. He began as an employee, but he is now an employer. Also, his companies are doing well him being the president.