Abigail Johnson net worth: Abigail Johnson is an American businesswoman who has a net worth of $19 billion. Abigail Johnson is the Chairman, CEO and President of the company started by her father, Fidelity Investments, and is also on the Committee of Capital Markets Regulation. Abigail Pierrepont Johnson was born in Boston, Massachusetts in December 1961. Johnson earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard University. From 1985 to 1986 she worked as a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton. In 1988 she joined Fidelity Investments as an analyst. Her grandfather Edward C. Johnson II started Fidelity Investments and her father Edward C. Johnson III is the company’s Chief Executive Officer. In 1997 Johnson got promoted to an executive in Fidelity Management Research. She was promoted to President of Fidelity Investments in 2012.
She is a member of the Board of Directors for the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association and serves as a member of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation. She married Christopher J. McKown in 1988 and they have two children. It is expected that Abigail will replace her father as CEO at Fidelity when he retires. Fidelity Investments is the second largest mutual fund company in the United States with just under $2 trillion in assets. Abigail Johnson is the fourth richest woman in the United States and owns a 24% stake in Fidelity.