Nikesh  Arora net worth and biography

Nikesh Arora Biography and Net Worth

Nikesh Arora joined as chairman and CEO of Palo Alto Networks in June 2018. Before joining Palo Alto Networks, Nikesh served as president and chief operating officer of SoftBank Group Corp. Prior to that, he held a number of positions at Google, Inc. during a 10-year span, including senior vice president and chief business officer, president of global sales operations and business development, and president of Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Prior to joining Google, Nikesh held the role of chief marketing officer for the T-Mobile International Division of Deutsche Telekom AG. He was chief executive officer and founder of T-Motion PLC, which merged with T-Mobile International in 2002.

Nikesh serves on the board of Compagnie Financière Richemont S.A., a public Switzerland-based luxury goods holding company, and Tipping Point, a non-profit organization that fights poverty in the Bay Area. Previously, he served on the boards of SoftBank Group Corp., Sprint Corp., Colgate-Palmolive Inc. and Yahoo! Japan, among others. He holds an M.S. in Business Administration from Northeastern University, an M.S. in finance from Boston College and a B. Tech. in electrical engineering from the Institute of Technology at Banaras Hindu University.

What is Nikesh Arora's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Nikesh Arora is at least $268.62 million as of December 11th, 2023. Mr. Arora owns 845,116 shares of Palo Alto Networks stock worth more than $268,620,121 as of May 20th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Arora may own. Additionally, Mr. Arora receives an annual salary of $6,050,000.00 as CEO at Palo Alto Networks. Learn More about Nikesh Arora's net worth.

How old is Nikesh Arora?

Mr. Arora is currently 56 years old. There are 6 older executives and no younger executives at Palo Alto Networks. Learn More on Nikesh Arora's age.

What is Nikesh Arora's salary?

As the CEO of Palo Alto Networks, Inc., Mr. Arora earns $6,050,000.00 per year. Learn More on Nikesh Arora's salary.

How do I contact Nikesh Arora?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Arora and other Palo Alto Networks executives is 3000 TANNERY WAY, SANTA CLARA CA, 95054. Palo Alto Networks can also be reached via phone at (408) 753-4000 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Nikesh Arora's contact information.

Has Nikesh Arora been buying or selling shares of Palo Alto Networks?

Nikesh Arora has not been actively trading shares of Palo Alto Networks during the past quarter. Most recently, Nikesh Arora sold 5,240 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $300.01, for a transaction totalling $1,572,052.40. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 845,116 shares of the company's stock, valued at $253,543,251.16. Learn More on Nikesh Arora's trading history.

Who are Palo Alto Networks' active insiders?

Palo Alto Networks' insider roster includes Nikesh Arora (CEO), Nikesh Arora (CEO), Aparna Bawa (Director), Jean Compeau (CAO), John Donovan (Director), James Goetz (Director), Dipak Golechha (CFO), William Jenkins, Jr (President), John Key (Director), John Key (Director), Lee Klarich (EVP), Lee Klarich (EVP), Mark Mclaughlin (Director), Mark McLaughlin (Director), Josh Paul (CAO), Amit Singh (President), Amit Singh (President), Nir Zuk (EVP), and Nir Zuk (EVP). Learn More on Palo Alto Networks' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Palo Alto Networks?

In the last twelve months, insiders at the network technology company sold shares 40 times. They sold a total of 1,108,767 shares worth more than $295,511,758.42. The most recent insider tranaction occured on May, 6th when EVP Lee Klarich sold 121,276 shares worth more than $36,334,289.60. Insiders at Palo Alto Networks own 3.3% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Palo Alto Networks.

Information on this page was last updated on 5/6/2024.

Nikesh Arora Insider Trading History at Palo Alto Networks

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/11/2023Sell5,240$300.01$1,572,052.40845,116View SEC Filing Icon  
11/27/2023Sell178,474$268.19$47,864,942.06866,395View SEC Filing Icon  
11/24/2023Sell30,678$266.15$8,164,949.70866,395View SEC Filing Icon  
11/22/2023Sell40,848$267.07$10,909,275.36866,395View SEC Filing Icon  
5/25/2023Sell30,000$208.51$6,255,300.001,092,959View SEC Filing Icon  
4/17/2023Sell13,800$201.42$2,779,596.001,177,193View SEC Filing Icon  
3/31/2023Sell16,200$200.08$3,241,296.001,190,993View SEC Filing Icon  
3/3/2023Sell6,651$191.74$1,275,262.741,228,472View SEC Filing Icon  
2/27/2023Sell20,849$192.06$4,004,258.941,237,419View SEC Filing Icon  
8/29/2022Sell12,500$554.56$6,932,000.00462,514View SEC Filing Icon  
6/8/2022Sell3,125$527.09$1,647,156.25481,142View SEC Filing Icon  
5/25/2022Sell3,125$500.52$1,564,125.00489,791View SEC Filing Icon  
3/17/2022Sell25,250$552.67$13,954,917.50View SEC Filing Icon  
2/1/2022Sell3,125$511.53$1,598,531.25View SEC Filing Icon  
11/29/2021Sell9,375$544.37$5,103,468.75View SEC Filing Icon  
11/27/2019Buy25,000$221.54$5,538,500.00479,429View SEC Filing Icon  
6/15/2018Buy24,905$214.42$5,340,130.10232,152View SEC Filing Icon  
6/13/2018Buy15,750$212.23$3,342,622.50232,152View SEC Filing Icon  
6/8/2018Buy33,255$199.20$6,624,396.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Nikesh Arora Buying and Selling Activity at Palo Alto Networks

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Palo Alto Networks Company Overview

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Palo Alto Networks, Inc. provides cybersecurity solutions worldwide. The company offers firewall appliances and software; and Panorama, a security management solution for the global control of network security platform as a virtual or a physical appliance. It also provides subscription services covering the areas of threat prevention, malware and persistent threat, URL filtering, laptop and mobile device protection, DNS security, Internet of Things security, SaaS security API, and SaaS security inline, as well as threat intelligence, and data loss prevention. In addition, the company offers cloud security, secure access, security operations, and threat intelligence and security consulting; professional services, including architecture design and planning, implementation, configuration, and firewall migration; education services, such as certifications, as well as online and in-classroom training; and support services. It sells its products and services through its channel partners, as well as directly to medium to large enterprises, service providers, and government entities operating in various industries, including education, energy, financial services, government entities, healthcare, Internet and media, manufacturing, public sector, and telecommunications. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
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