David B.  Wells net worth and biography

David Wells Biography and Net Worth

CFO of Netflix

David Wells is the former chief financial officer of Netflix. He currently holds board positions with The Trade Desk, Inc., Hims & Hers Health, Inc., TransferWise, Inc., Innovation for Poverty Action, and the American Red Cross. 

Wells began working for Netflix in March of 2004, starting as vice president of finance planning and analysis. He took on the role of CFO in 2010.

During his time with the company, it grew rapidly from a DVD-by-mail service into an international streaming giant and entertainment powerhouse. Prior to Netflix, he served as an engagement manager and senior consultant at Deloitte Consulting LLP for six years. 

Wells earned his bachelor’s degree in economics and English from the University of Virginia and holds an M.B.A. and master’s degree in public policy from The University of Chicago.

What is David B. Wells' net worth?

The estimated net worth of David B. Wells is at least $46.23 million as of July 13th, 2023. Mr. Wells owns 69,070 shares of Netflix stock worth more than $46,234,077 as of June 15th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Wells may own. Learn More about David B. Wells' net worth.

How do I contact David B. Wells?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Wells and other Netflix executives is 100 WINCHESTER CIRCLE, LOS GATOS CA, 95032. Netflix can also be reached via phone at (408) 540-3700. Learn More on David B. Wells' contact information.

Has David B. Wells been buying or selling shares of Netflix?

David B. Wells has not been actively trading shares of Netflix during the last quarter. Most recently, David B. Wells sold 588 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, November 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $283.79, for a transaction totalling $166,868.52. Learn More on David B. Wells' trading history.

Who are Netflix's active insiders?

Netflix's insider roster includes Richard Barton (Director), Rodolphe Belmer (Director), Timothy Haley (Director), Reed Hastings (CEO), Wilmont Hastings, Jr. (Co-Founder), Jay Hoag (Director), David Hyman (Insider), Leslie Kilgore (Director), Ann Mather (Director), Jessica Neal (Insider), Spencer Neumann (CFO), Gregory Peters (COO), Susan Rice (Director), Theodore Sarandos (CEO), Anne Sweeney (Director), and David Wells (CFO). Learn More on Netflix's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Netflix?

In the last year, insiders at the Internet television network sold shares 42 times. They sold a total of 616,310 shares worth more than $311,624,339.52. The most recent insider tranaction occured on June, 3rd when Chairman Reed Hastings sold 19,943 shares worth more than $12,635,485.94. Insiders at Netflix own 1.8% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Netflix.

Information on this page was last updated on 6/3/2024.

David B. Wells Insider Trading History at Netflix

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/19/2018Sell588$283.79$166,868.52View SEC Filing Icon  
11/12/2018Sell1,000$299.77$299,770.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/5/2018Sell1,000$311.10$311,100.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
10/29/2018Sell1,000$305.70$305,700.00380View SEC Filing Icon  
10/22/2018Sell1,000$332.67$332,670.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2018Sell1,000$337.86$337,860.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
10/8/2018Sell1,000$345.18$345,180.00712View SEC Filing Icon  
10/1/2018Sell1,000$376.61$376,610.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
9/24/2018Sell1,000$359.00$359,000.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
9/17/2018Sell1,000$364.22$364,220.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
9/10/2018Sell1,000$352.27$352,270.00576View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2018Sell1,000$366.76$366,760.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/27/2018Sell1,000$367.00$367,000.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/20/2018Sell1,000$314.64$314,640.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
8/13/2018Sell1,000$339.53$339,530.00867View SEC Filing Icon  
8/6/2018Sell1,000$342.46$342,460.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
7/30/2018Sell1,000$351.75$351,750.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
7/23/2018Sell1,000$359.00$359,000.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
7/16/2018Sell1,000$399.01$399,010.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
7/9/2018Sell1,000$415.80$415,800.00200View SEC Filing Icon  
7/2/2018Sell1,000$385.05$385,050.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
6/25/2018Sell1,000$405.07$405,070.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
6/18/2018Sell1,000$387.50$387,500.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
6/11/2018Sell1,000$361.88$361,880.00722View SEC Filing Icon  
6/4/2018Sell1,000$363.00$363,000.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
5/29/2018Sell1,000$351.61$351,610.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
5/21/2018Sell1,000$327.11$327,110.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
5/14/2018Sell1,000$327.25$327,250.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
5/9/2018Sell1,420$328.79$466,881.80420View SEC Filing Icon  
12/26/2017Sell1,000$189.78$189,780.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
12/18/2017Sell1,000$191.20$191,200.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
12/11/2017Sell1,000$187.94$187,940.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
12/4/2017Sell1,000$189.39$189,390.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
11/27/2017Sell1,000$195.69$195,690.00662View SEC Filing Icon  
11/20/2017Sell1,000$193.30$193,300.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
11/13/2017Sell1,000$191.12$191,120.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
11/8/2017Sell1,000$195.84$195,840.001,000View SEC Filing Icon  
11/9/2016Sell500$122.83$61,415.00500View SEC Filing Icon  
11/2/2016Sell500$122.83$61,415.00500View SEC Filing Icon  
10/26/2016Sell500$126.29$63,145.00500View SEC Filing Icon  
10/19/2016Sell500$120.00$60,000.00500View SEC Filing Icon  
9/10/2013Sell4,884$298.98$1,460,218.32View SEC Filing Icon  
7/11/2013Sell5,661$248.85$1,408,739.85View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2013Sell24,654$248.85$6,135,147.90View SEC Filing Icon  
4/30/2013Sell10,912$214.60$2,341,715.20View SEC Filing Icon  
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Netflix, Inc. provides entertainment services. It offers TV series, documentaries, feature films, and games across various genres and languages. The company also provides members the ability to receive streaming content through a host of internet-connected devices, including TVs, digital video players, TV set-top boxes, and mobile devices. It has operations in approximately 190 countries. The company was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Los Gatos, California.
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