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Zachary Kirkhorn, insider at Tesla
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Zachary Kirkhorn Insider Information

CFO of Tesla

Zachary Kirkhorn is the chief financial officer for electric car manufacturer, Tesla, a role he has held since March 2019.

He has been with the company in a variety of finance positions since March 2010, with a brief hiatus between 2011 and 2013 while he attended Harvard for his M.B.A.

Kirkhorn’s career trajectory accelerated quickly. While working on his undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania, Kirkhorn held two internships with Microsoft, first as a financial analyst intern and then as a program manager intern. After finishing his degree in 2006, Kirkhorn spent almost three years at McKinsey & Company as a senior business analyst.

Still in his mid-twenties, Kirkhorn joined Tesla as a senior financial analyst. In his various roles, he worked on planning and execution for major programs, such as the original Roadster. He also led finance for contract negotiations and site selection regarding the company’s first Gigafactory in Reno, Nevada, handled the deal structure for its battery manufacturing partnership with Panasonic, and managed capital planning for the Model 3 program in the U.S. and China.

He took over the CFO role at just 34, making him one of the youngest CFOs at a major U.S. company. In the role, he leads accounting, financial planning and analysis, treasury, mergers and acquisitions, taxes, investor relations and internal audit. 

Kirkhorn holds B.S.E. degrees in economics, mechanical engineering, and applied mechanics from the University of Pennsylvania, and he earned his M.B.A. at Harvard.

What is Zachary Kirkhorn's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Zachary Kirkhorn is at least $51.21 million as of August 17th, 2021. Mr. Kirkhorn owns 54,257 shares of Tesla stock worth more than $51,213,182 as of January 21st. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Kirkhorn may own. Learn More.

What is Zachary Kirkhorn's salary?

As the CFO of Tesla, Inc., Mr. Kirkhorn earned a total compensation package of $21,243,957.00 in 2019. Mr. Kirkhorn earned a salary of $276,058.00, stock awards of $5,019,998.00, options awards of $15,947,901.00, and no other miscellaneous compensation.

How do I contact Zachary Kirkhorn?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Kirkhorn and other Tesla executives is 3500 DEER CREEK ROAD, PALO ALTO CA, 94304. Tesla can also be reached via phone at (650) 681-5000 and via email at [email protected]

Has Zachary Kirkhorn been buying or selling shares of Tesla?

Within the last three months, Zachary Kirkhorn has sold $1,283,438.00 in shares of Tesla stock. Most recently, Zachary Kirkhorn sold 1,250 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $1,026.75, for a transaction totalling $1,283,437.50.

Who are Tesla's active insiders?

Tesla's insider roster includes Andrew Baglino (SVP), Robyn Denholm (Director), Ira Ehrenpreis (Director), John Field (VP), Jerome Guillen (Insider), Jerome Guillen (Insider), Zachary Kirkhorn (CFO), Elon Musk (CEO), Kimbal Musk (Director), Jeffrey Straubel (Insider), and Vaibhav Taneja (CAO).

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Tesla?

During the last year, insiders at the electric vehicle producer sold shares 64 times. They sold a total of 4,551,919 shares worth more than $4,690,680,874.53. The most recent insider tranaction occured on January, 18th when CFO Zachary Kirkhorn sold 1,250 shares worth more than $1,283,437.50. Insiders at Tesla own 25.0 % of the company.

Information on this page was last updated on 1/18/2022.

Zachary Kirkhorn Insider Trading History at Tesla

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/18/2022Sell1,250$1,026.75$1,283,437.50View SEC Filing Icon  
12/17/2021Sell1,250$915.00$1,143,750.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/6/2021Sell2,652$980.43$2,600,100.36View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2021Sell1,250$1,063.51$1,329,387.50View SEC Filing Icon  
10/18/2021Sell1,250$851.47$1,064,337.50View SEC Filing Icon  
9/17/2021Sell1,250$756.95$946,187.50View SEC Filing Icon  
9/7/2021Sell2,780$752.90$2,093,062.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/17/2021Sell1,250$672.59$840,737.5054,257View SEC Filing Icon  
7/19/2021Sell1,250$629.73$787,162.5055,507View SEC Filing Icon  
6/17/2021Sell1,250$601.55$751,937.5056,757View SEC Filing Icon  
5/17/2021Sell1,250$575.34$719,175.0054,734View SEC Filing Icon  
4/19/2021Sell1,250$718.00$897,500.0055,984View SEC Filing Icon  
3/17/2021Sell1,250$655.81$819,762.5057,234View SEC Filing Icon  
2/17/2021Sell1,250$778.17$972,712.5055,007View SEC Filing Icon  
1/19/2021Sell1,250$837.74$1,047,175.0056,257View SEC Filing Icon  
12/17/2020Sell1,250$628.59$785,737.5057,507View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2020Sell1,250$460.26$575,325.0055,624View SEC Filing Icon  
10/19/2020Sell1,250$446.24$557,800.0056,874View SEC Filing Icon  
9/17/2020Sell1,250$416.15$520,187.5058,124View SEC Filing Icon  
8/17/2020Sell250$1,677.86$419,465.0011,331View SEC Filing Icon  
7/17/2020Sell250$1,513.45$378,362.5011,581View SEC Filing Icon  
5/18/2020Sell150$827.00$124,050.0011,132View SEC Filing Icon  
4/17/2020Sell150$772.92$115,938.0011,282View SEC Filing Icon  
3/17/2020Sell150$440.01$66,001.5011,432View SEC Filing Icon  
2/18/2020Sell150$842.22$126,333.0010,694View SEC Filing Icon  
1/17/2020Sell150$507.61$76,141.5010,844View SEC Filing Icon  
12/17/2019Sell150$378.99$56,848.5010,994View SEC Filing Icon  
11/18/2019Sell150$352.32$52,848.009,701View SEC Filing Icon  
10/17/2019Sell150$262.00$39,300.009,851View SEC Filing Icon  
9/17/2019Sell150$242.47$36,370.5010,001View SEC Filing Icon  
8/19/2019Sell150$224.00$33,600.009,812View SEC Filing Icon  
7/17/2019Sell150$255.68$38,352.009,962View SEC Filing Icon  
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Tesla Company Overview

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Tesla, Inc. engages in the design, development, manufacture, and sale of fully electric vehicles and energy generation and storage systems. It also provides vehicle service centers, Supercharger stations, and self-driving capability. The company operates through the following segments: Automotive and Energy Generation and Storage. The Automotive segment includes the design, development, manufacture, sale, and lease of electric vehicles as well as sales of automotive regulatory credits. The Energy Generation and Storage segment includes the design, manufacture, installation, sale, and lease of stationary energy storage products and solar energy systems, and sale of electricity generated by its solar energy systems to customers. It develops energy storage products for use in homes, commercial facilities, and utility sites. The company was founded by Jeffrey B. Straubel, Elon Reeve Musk, Martin Eberhard, and Marc Tarpenning on July 1, 2003 and is headquartered in Austin, TX.
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Today's Range

Now: $943.90
Low: $940.50
High: $1,004.55

50 Day Range

MA: $1,051.79
Low: $899.94
High: $1,199.78

2 Week Range

Now: $943.90
Low: $539.49
High: $1,243.49


34,225,253 shs

Average Volume

28,252,654 shs

Market Capitalization

$947.93 billion

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