Colette Kress net worth and biography

Colette Kress Biography and Net Worth


Colette Kress is the executive vice president and chief financial officer of NVIDIA, a computer hardware company. 

Kress joined the company in 2013, with 25 years of experience in the technology industry. During her tenure at NVIDIA, she has seen the company’s market value grow from $9.3 billion to $47 billion. Today, its chips are used in a range of applications, from education and healthcare to internet, automotive, and finance. 

Prior to her tenure at NVIDIA, Kress spent three years as the senior vice president and CFO of business technology operations and finance for Cisco. While at Cisco, she was responsible for planning, reporting, financial strategy, and business development for all business segments and engineering and operations.

Previously, Kress spent 13 years at Microsoft, including as CFO of the server and tools division from 2006 to 2010. In that role, she was responsible for planning, financial strategy, reporting and business development for the division. She began her career at Texas Instruments, where she spent eight years in various financial roles with the semiconductor company. 

Kress has earned a number of awards for her service and accomplishments in the industry. In 2010, she was named one of the Top 10 CFOs in Tech by the Silicon Valley Business Journal, and in 2016, she was recognized as one of the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology by the California Diversity Council. 

Kress holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Arizona as well as an M.B.A. from Southern Methodist University. 

What is Colette Kress' net worth?

The estimated net worth of Colette Kress is at least $153.88 million as of March 13th, 2023. Ms. Kress owns 561,401 shares of NVIDIA stock worth more than $153,880,014 as of March 30th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other investments that Ms. Kress may own. Learn More about Colette Kress' net worth.

What is Colette Kress' salary?

As the CFO of NVIDIA Co., Ms. Kress earned a total compensation package of $8,121,042.00 in 2021. Ms. Kress earned a salary of $915,620.00, stock awards of $6,595,691.00, non-equity compensation of $600,000.00, and other compensation of $9,731.00. Learn More on Colette Kress' salary.

How do I contact Colette Kress?

The corporate mailing address for Ms. Kress and other NVIDIA executives is 2788 SAN TOMAS EXPRESSWAY, SANTA CLARA CA, 95051. NVIDIA can also be reached via phone at (408) 486-2000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Colette Kress' contact information.

Has Colette Kress been buying or selling shares of NVIDIA?

Over the course of the past ninety days, Colette Kress has sold $3,523,940.00 in NVIDIA stock. Most recently, Colette Kress sold 6,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, March 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $229.29, for a transaction totalling $1,375,740.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 561,401 shares of the company's stock, valued at $128,723,635.29. Learn More on Colette Kress' trading history.

Who are NVIDIA's active insiders?

NVIDIA's insider roster includes Robert Burgess (Director), Robert Burgess (Director), Tench Coxe (Director), John Dabiri (Director), Persis Drell (Director), James Gaither (Director), Jen Huang (CEO), Jen-Hsun Huang (Co-Founder), Dawn Hudson (Director), Harvey Jones (Director), Colette Kress (CFO), Michael McCaffery (Director), Stephen Neal (Director), Mark Perry (Director), Ajay Puri (EVP), A. Brooke Seawell (Director), Debora Shoquist (EVP), and Mark Stevens (Director). Learn More on NVIDIA's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of NVIDIA?

In the last year, insiders at the computer hardware maker sold shares 15 times. They sold a total of 607,754 shares worth more than $94,869,945.68. The most recent insider tranaction occured on March, 13th when CFO Colette Kress sold 6,000 shares worth more than $1,375,740.00. Insiders at NVIDIA own 4.0% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at NVIDIA.

Information on this page was last updated on 3/13/2023.

Colette Kress Insider Trading History at NVIDIA

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/13/2023Sell6,000$229.29$1,375,740.00561,401View SEC Filing Icon  
1/26/2023Sell10,741$200.00$2,148,200.00536,960View SEC Filing Icon  
12/3/2020Buy200$536.95$107,390.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/21/2020Sell6,000$248.13$1,488,780.00165,288View SEC Filing Icon  
1/6/2020Sell2,000$235.43$470,860.00169,989View SEC Filing Icon  
9/19/2019Sell31,357$179.01$5,613,216.57View SEC Filing Icon  
6/28/2019Sell2,236$164.01$366,726.36239,710View SEC Filing Icon  
3/21/2019Sell14,092$183.33$2,583,486.36View SEC Filing Icon  
12/14/2018Sell889$147.91$131,491.99259,912View SEC Filing Icon  
9/20/2018Sell11,576$266.31$3,082,804.56297,482View SEC Filing Icon  
6/21/2018Sell889$257.64$229,041.96View SEC Filing Icon  
12/14/2017Sell171$185.57$31,732.47View SEC Filing Icon  
10/9/2017Sell22,808$185.31$4,226,550.48View SEC Filing Icon  
3/17/2017Sell53,458$105.32$5,630,196.56391,354View SEC Filing Icon  
10/4/2016Sell37,804$68.60$2,593,354.40444,812View SEC Filing Icon  
8/29/2016Sell38,039$62.18$2,365,265.02512,374View SEC Filing Icon  
4/1/2016Sell29,945$35.65$1,067,539.25551,092View SEC Filing Icon  
10/1/2015Sell27,077$23.79$644,161.83482,477View SEC Filing Icon  
4/24/2015Sell24,007$21.98$527,673.86View SEC Filing Icon  
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Colette Kress Buying and Selling Activity at NVIDIA

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NVIDIA Company Overview

NVIDIA Corp. engages in the design and manufacture of computer graphics processors, chipsets, and related multimedia software. It operates through the following segments: Graphics Processing Unit (GPU), Tegra Processor, and All Other. The GPU segment consists of product brands, including GeForce for gamers, Quadro for designers, Tesla and DGX for AI data scientists and big data researchers, and GRID for cloud-based visual computing users. The Tegra Processor segment integrates an entire computer onto a single chip and incorporates GPUs and multi-core CPUs to drive supercomputing for autonomous robots, drones, and cars, as well as for consoles and mobile gaming and entertainment devices. The All Other segment refers to the stock-based compensation expense, corporate infrastructure and support costs, acquisition-related costs, legal settlement costs, and other non-recurring charges. The company was founded by Jen Hsun Huang, Chris A. Malachowsky, and Curtis R. Priem in April 1993 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.
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