35. Marissa Mayer

$600 Mil­lion Age: 43 Res­i­dence: Palo alto, cal­i­for­nia

Forbes - - RICHES SELF-MADE WOMEN -

This spring Mayer launched tech in­cu­ba­tor Lumi Labs, co­founded with for­mer Ya­hoo se­nior vice pres­i­dent en­rique Munoz Tor­res. Lumi is fo­cused on con­sumer me­dia and ar­ti­fi­cial in­tel­li­gence and is re­port­edly based in google’s orig­i­nal Palo Alto of­fice. Mayer, who served for five years as ceO of Ya­hoo, left in June 2017 when the bulk of the struggling in­ter­net com­pany was sold to Ver­i­zon for nearly $4.5 bil­lion. Much of her for­tune comes from her 13-year stint at google, where she was one of its first em­ploy­ees. she sits on Wal­mart’s board.

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