Bob Chapek is an American executive and businessman. Bob Chapek is appointed as the net CEO of the Disney empire. He worked as the head of its Park division.
Table of Biography
Robert Chapek aka Bob Chapek was born on August 21, 1960, in Hammond, Indiana, US. As of now, he is 61 years old and his zodiac sign is Leo. He belongs to mixed ethnicity and according to nationality, he is an American. He went to Indiana University in Bloomington. In 1981, he graduated with the degree in bachelor of science in microbiology. Later, he attended Michigan State University. In 1984, he graduated with a degree of BA. Bob has kept his parents behind the curtain so the name is not known. Likewise, there is no information about his siblings and his family members. Bob Chapek has kept his early life private.
In 1993, Bob Chapek began his career with the Walt Disney Company. He was the marketing director for the company’s Buena Vista Home Entertainment division. Therefore, he is credited for bringing Disney’s home entertainment division into the digital age. He has been focusing on releasing properties on DVD and later Blu-ray discs. Hence, he was promoted to become the president of Buena Vista Home Entertainment, in July 2006. Thus, it also included all home video, DVD, and Blu-ray releases for all of the various divisions.
Later, Bob was named chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, on February 23, 2015. In 2016, he began working towards the completion and launch of Shanghai Disneyland. Thus, it hosted over 11 million guests in its first year of operation. He managed the construction and opening of the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge lands at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.
He invested $24 billion, as Chairman of Parks and Resorts. The investment was into the theme parks, attractions, hotels, and cruise ships. Later, the parks and resorts recorded a 14% increase in operating income, in 2017. Additionally, media began to speculate that Chapek would likely succeed Bob Iger as the next Disney CEO. In February 2020, Chapek was named chief executive officer of The Walt Disney Company. Additionally, he replaced replaced Bob Iger, who as Executive Chairman until 2021. Later, Iger will resumed control of the company’s operational duties.
Bob Chapek has been working in Disney land for many decades. Thus, he has tried many new things and impressed the visitors there. Later, Bob was announced as the CEO of Disney land. Undoubtedly, the income has changed and earned more profit. The estimated net worth of Bob Chapek is $300 million. But, he is living a comfortable, lavish, and luxurious life with his family.
Bob Chapek is married to Cynthia Ann Ford, in 1980. The duo is blessed with 3 children but the name is not revealed. Bob Chapek has not revealed his personal life yet. Their past relations his is kept away from the limelight. Additionally, the duo is living happily together. Bob and Ann are living a happy life together. Thus, there are no rumors about their separation. Also, Bob is very private about his personal life. Much information about his life is not revealed yet.
Bob Chapek – Body measurement
Bob is good-looking and has an attractive personality. Thus, he is very tall and stands 6 feet 2 inches tall (180cm/ 1.80m). And, Bod weighs around 76kg. Additionally, his body measurement is 44-32-38 inches respectively. And, the shoe size is 14.5 US but the dress size is not known. Likewise, he has black hair color and blue eyes color.
Bob Chapek – Social media
And, Bob is not active on any social media accounts. There may be changes that she is very busy due to his professional and personal life. He must have kept his account private.