Austin Russell net worth and biography

Austin Russell Biography and Net Worth

Austin Russell is an engineer, entrepreneur, and LiDAR industry pioneer for Autonomous Vehicles. He founded Luminar at the age of 17 while pursuing research in optical technologies and exploring applications across the medical, augmented reality, robotics and automotive industries. After a brief stint in the Stanford applied physics department, Austin accepted the Thiel Fellowship to pursue his vision of developing a new kind of sensor technology with a mission to make autonomous vehicles both safe and ubiquitous. In 2017, Austin was recognized as one of MIT Technology Review’s Innovators Under 35 and Forbes’ 30 under 30.

What is Austin Russell's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Austin Russell is at least $7.87 million as of September 20th, 2022. Mr. Russell owns 1,030,000 shares of Luminar Technologies stock worth more than $7,869,200 as of September 27th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Russell may own. Additionally, Mr. Russell receives a salary of 1 as CEO at Luminar Technologies. Learn More about Austin Russell's net worth.

How old is Austin Russell?

Mr. Russell is currently 26 years old. There are 5 older executives and no younger executives at Luminar Technologies. The oldest executive at Luminar Technologies is Mr. Alex David Vitale, Head of Corp. Devel. & Strategy, who is 57 years old. Learn More on Austin Russell's age.

What is Austin Russell's salary?

As the CEO of Luminar Technologies, Inc., Mr. Russell earns $1.00 per year. There are 3 executives that earn more than Mr. Russell. The highest earning executive at Luminar Technologies is Mr. Thomas J. Fennimore, Chief Financial Officer, who commands a salary of $500,000.00 per year. Learn More on Austin Russell's salary.

How do I contact Austin Russell?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Russell and other Luminar Technologies executives is 9800 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills CA, 90212. Luminar Technologies can also be reached via phone at 407-900-5259 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Austin Russell's contact information.

Has Austin Russell been buying or selling shares of Luminar Technologies?

Over the course of the past ninety days, Austin Russell has bought $1,630,500.00 of Luminar Technologies stock. Most recently, on Tuesday, September 20th, Austin Russell bought 25,000 shares of Luminar Technologies stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.87 per share, with a total value of $246,750.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 1,030,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at $10,166,100. Learn More on Austin Russell's trading history.

Who are Luminar Technologies' active insiders?

Luminar Technologies' insider roster includes Thomas Fennimore (CFO), Austin Russell (CEO), and Matthew Simoncini (Director). Learn More on Luminar Technologies' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Luminar Technologies?

During the last year, Luminar Technologies insiders bought shares 18 times. They purchased a total of 659,586 shares worth more than $6,959,841.02. During the last year, insiders at the sold shares 4 times. They sold a total of 523,062 shares worth more than $7,435,589.09. The most recent insider tranaction occured on September, 20th when CEO Austin Russell bought 25,000 shares worth more than $246,750.00. Insiders at Luminar Technologies own 43.3 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Luminar Technologies.

Information on this page was last updated on 9/20/2022.

Austin Russell Insider Trading History at Luminar Technologies

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
9/20/2022Buy25,000$9.87$246,750.001,030,000View SEC Filing Icon  
9/15/2022Buy25,000$9.39$234,750.001,005,000View SEC Filing Icon  
9/9/2022Buy25,000$9.18$229,500.00980,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/24/2022Buy25,000$9.07$226,750.00955,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/12/2022Buy25,000$10.80$270,000.00930,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/10/2022Buy25,000$9.70$242,500.00855,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/2/2022Buy25,000$7.21$180,250.00780,000View SEC Filing Icon  
5/10/2022Buy300,000$8.89$2,667,000.00455,000View SEC Filing Icon  
4/5/2022Buy15,000$15.67$235,050.00155,000View SEC Filing Icon  
3/22/2022Buy15,000$14.71$220,650.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/8/2022Buy15,000$12.86$192,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/25/2022Buy15,000$13.79$206,850.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/15/2022Buy15,000$16.14$242,100.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/2/2022Buy15,000$14.48$217,200.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/21/2022Buy65,000$13.73$892,450.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/1/2021Sell10,500,000$21.00$220,500,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Austin Russell Buying and Selling Activity at Luminar Technologies

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Luminar Technologies Company Overview

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Luminar Technologies, Inc., an automotive technology company, provides sensor technologies and software for passenger cars and commercial trucks in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East. It operates in two segments, Autonomy Solutions and Components. The Autonomy Solutions segment designs, manufactures, and sells laser imaging, detection, and ranging sensors, as well as related perception and autonomy software solutions primarily for original equipment manufacturers in the automobile, commercial vehicle, robo-taxi, and adjacent industries. The Component segment develops ultra-sensitive pixel-based sensors. This segment also designs, tests, and provides consulting services for non-standard integrated circuits for use in automobile and aeronautics sector, as well as government spending in military and defense activities. The company was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.
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