Robert Herjavec is a prominent reality TV star, businessman, investor, and author. Robert gained worldwide recognition after appearing on ABC’s reality show ‘Shark Tank’ as one of the sharks. A highly accomplished businessman, Robert is the perfect story of struggle meets success. Herjavec’s a journey from delivering newspapers to featuring in the front pages of the renowned newspaper is an inspiration to many. He is today one of the most eminent personalities in Canada and around the globe in the entrepreneurial world.
Robert Herjavec has been featured on the CBC Television series Dragons’ Den and ABC’s version of the series, Shark Tank, where he is an investor.
Net Worth Of Robert Herjavec
Robert is an astute businessman with a knack for making money and has earned most of his wealth from his various entrepreneurial and investing ventures. He sold his company BRAK Systems to AT&T for over an astonishing $30 Million within ten years of founding it. He started ‘The Harjavec Group’ after taking a brief break from entrepreneurial work. ‘The Harjavec Group’ is today Robert’s one of the most successful business ventures bringing in more than $250 Million in annual revenue.
Robert Herjavec earns a net worth amount from his TV appearances in reality shows. Robert earned significantly from his $100,000 investment in exchange for a 10% share in the highly profitable company called Tipsy Elves. The investor also owns shares in various other companies and receives a hefty return per year. His popularity as an author also helps him make a decent amount in royalty for his books. Robert owns a luxurious mega-mansion worth $7.5 Million in Toronto. Robert Herjavec’s net worth has reportedly reached a whopping $200 Million mark.
In the initial years of his professional career, Robert Herjavec worked as a third Assistant Director in the film industry. Robert later secured himself a job in Logiquest as a computer equipment salesman but quickly progressed to the position of a general manager. Robert left Logiquest to embark on his entrepreneurial journey with his Internet Security Specialization Company BRAK Systems. The company soon became profitable and did wonders for Robert’s career. He also served as the VP of Sales at Ramp Network.
Robert Herjavec is currently the founder and owner of ‘The Herjavec Group’ which is Canada’s biggest IT Security Services provider. He is a famous TV personality appearing in reality shows like ‘Shark Tank’ and ‘Dragon’s Den’. Over his career as a Shark, Herjavec has invested nearly $16,598,333 in numerous ideas earning him shares in those companies. He also appeared in ‘Dancing with The Stars’. Robert has published three books that are mostly concentrated around ‘self-motivation and financial advice.
Robert Herjavec was born on 14th September 1963 in Croatia. His family immigrated to Canada with $20 and a single suitcase. Robert had a very tough childhood owing to his inability to gel in with his classmates and the poor financial standards of the Herjavec family. He worked several odd jobs to help his family meet the daily needs.
Robert Herjavec has been married twice in his life. His first marriage ended in divorce after twenty-four long years of togetherness with his ex-wife Diana Plese. The divorce took a bad toll on Robert and the businessman reportedly struggled with depression and suicidal tendencies. He has three children with Diana – two daughters and a son. Robert is currently married to his ‘Dancing with The Stars’ partner Kym Johnson and has twin children with her.
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