Wahid  Nawabi net worth and biography

Wahid Nawabi Biography and Net Worth

Wahid Nawabi has served as our Chief Executive Officer and a member of our board of directors since 2016. Wahid joined AeroVironment in 2011 as senior vice president and general manager of the EES business segment, where he reshaped the segment’s business strategy, launched a number of award-winning, innovative new products and significantly improved its position in the market. Prior to his current role, Wahid served as President and Chief Operating Officer of the company, where he managed all aspects of AeroVironment’s two business segments. Wahid also managed multiple business process improvement projects, which led to significant improvements in customer satisfaction and operational efficiency. He led the integration of the company’s engineering, operations, supply chain and quality functional organizations into a single corporate shared services model across both business segments and all product lines. Wahid spent 16 years of his career at American Power Conversion Corporation (APC) in multiple leadership roles helping the company achieve its business strategy. As a former Vice President of the enterprise business segment at APC, Wahid played a key role in launching the company’s ambitious and successful strategy of entering the data center critical power and cooling infrastructure business. During his tenure, APC became the global leader in designing and manufacturing fully integrated data center power and cooling infrastructure solutions. Wahid played a key role in growing the company from $50 million to more than $2.4 billion in annual revenue, and its eventual sale to Schneider Electric for $6.1 Billion. This was the largest acquisition in the history of Schneider Electric.

He says AeroVironment is a great place to work because:
“There is no place like AeroVironment where a group of honorable, smart, and hardworking people can make such a big and positive impact on our lives and society. I am excited and honored to lead such a team in order to help all of our 3 stakeholders Proceed with Certainty.”

Wahid earned his undergraduate degree from The University of Maryland at College Park in Electrical Engineering.

What is Wahid Nawabi's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Wahid Nawabi is at least $16.58 million as of July 5th, 2024. Mr. Nawabi owns 99,892 shares of AeroVironment stock worth more than $16,582,072 as of July 22nd. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Nawabi may own. Additionally, Mr. Nawabi receives an annual salary of $1,750,000.00 as CEO at AeroVironment. Learn More about Wahid Nawabi's net worth.

How old is Wahid Nawabi?

Mr. Nawabi is currently 55 years old. There are 6 older executives and no younger executives at AeroVironment. Learn More on Wahid Nawabi's age.

What is Wahid Nawabi's salary?

As the CEO of AeroVironment, Inc., Mr. Nawabi earns $1,750,000.00 per year. Learn More on Wahid Nawabi's salary.

How do I contact Wahid Nawabi?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Nawabi and other AeroVironment executives is 900 INNOVATORS WAY, SIMI VALLEY CA, 93065. AeroVironment can also be reached via phone at (805) 520-8350 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Wahid Nawabi's contact information.

Has Wahid Nawabi been buying or selling shares of AeroVironment?

In the last ninety days, Wahid Nawabi has sold $1,669,792.41 in AeroVironment stock. Most recently, Wahid Nawabi sold 9,867 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, July 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $169.23, for a transaction totalling $1,669,792.41. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 99,892 shares of the company's stock, valued at $16,904,723.16. Learn More on Wahid Nawabi's trading history.

Who are AeroVironment's active insiders?

AeroVironment's insider roster includes Melissa Brown (VP), Charles Burbage (Director), Timothy Conver (Chairman), Timothy Conver (Chairman), Wahid Nawabi (CEO), Stephen Page (Director), Alison Roelke (VP), Brian Shackley (CAO), and Mark Zuckerberg (CEO). Learn More on AeroVironment's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of AeroVironment?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the aerospace company sold shares 5 times. They sold a total of 13,766 shares worth more than $2,341,395.11. The most recent insider tranaction occured on July, 5th when CEO Wahid Nawabi sold 9,867 shares worth more than $1,669,792.41. Insiders at AeroVironment own 1.4% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at AeroVironment.

Information on this page was last updated on 7/5/2024.

Wahid Nawabi Insider Trading History at AeroVironment

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
7/5/2024Sell9,867$169.23$1,669,792.4199,892View SEC Filing Icon  
4/5/2021Sell24,716$121.33$2,998,792.2842,475View SEC Filing Icon  
3/29/2021Sell116$120.34$13,959.4442,022View SEC Filing Icon  
3/22/2021Sell1,100$120.28$132,308.0043,006View SEC Filing Icon  
3/19/2021Sell7,093$120.46$854,422.78106,535View SEC Filing Icon  
10/6/2016Sell558$23.85$13,308.3036,202View SEC Filing Icon  
7/12/2016Sell2,634$27.49$72,408.6636,760View SEC Filing Icon  
10/6/2015Sell558$21.20$11,829.6039,394View SEC Filing Icon  
7/13/2015Sell1,477$27.69$40,898.13View SEC Filing Icon  
7/14/2014Sell1,798$35.26$63,397.48View SEC Filing Icon  
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AeroVironment Company Overview

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AeroVironment, Inc. designs, develops, produces, delivers, and supports a portfolio of robotic systems and related services for government agencies and businesses in the United States and internationally. It operates through Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS), Tactical Missile System (TMS), Medium Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MUAS), and High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite Systems (HAPS) segments. The company supplies UAS, TMS, unmanned ground vehicle, and related services primarily to organizations within the U.S. Department of Defense, other federal agencies, and to international allied governments. It also designs, engineers, tools, and manufactures unmanned aerial and aircraft systems, including airborne platforms, payloads and payload integration, ground control systems, and ground support equipment and other items and services related to unmanned aircraft systems. In addition, the company offers small UAS products, including training, spare parts, product repair, product replacement, and the customer contracted operation. Further, it develops high-altitude pseudo-satellite UAS systems. AeroVironment, Inc. was incorporated in 1971 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.
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