Who is Andy Jassy?
Andy Jassy is an American business executive. He serves as the president and CEO of Amazon. He established and managed the development of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and served as its CEO from April 2016 until July 2021.
Jassy joined Amazon in 1997 as a marketing manager in 1997, with a few other Harvard MBA graduates. He was selected by Jeff Bezos, who took up the executive chairmanship at the fourth quarter of 2020 earnings.
Andy Jassy Age
Jassy is 54 years old as of 2022. He was born on January 13, 1968 in Scarsdale, New York, United States.
Andy Jassy Height
Jassy stands at an average height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Andy Jassy Education
Jassy attended Scarsdale High School. He graduated cum laude from Harvard College and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Andy Jassy Parents
Jassy’s parents are Everett Jassy and Margery Jassy. His father was a senior partner in the corporate law firm Dewey Ballantine in New York City.
He grew up with his sister, Kathy Savitt who serves as President at Boom Supersonic. In an interview, Jassy said that his father had given him advice on how to value and appreciate hard work.
Andy Jassy Ethnicity
Jassy is a Jewish with Hungarian ancestry.
Andy Jassy Wife
Jassy is married to Elana Rochelle Caplan. They tied knots in 1997 and their wedding was officiated by Elena’s cousin named James Brandt who is also New York Rabbi.
Jasy and his wife are blessed with two children and little is known about them. Elana is is a fashion designer for Eddie Bauer clothing store.
Andy Jassy Net worth
Jassy has an estimated net worth of between $400 million and $500 million. He has generated her wealth from his career in business.
Andy Jassy Leadership Style
Jassy discussed how his early life experiences, such as a successful tennis career and lessons from his father, helped to mold him into a successful businessman. Tennis taught him the importance of perseverance, and his father showed him the proper way to conduct himself.
His leadership at Amazon has been impacted by these skills. Jassy has a reputation for pushing his team members to deliver since the beginning. He emphasized the value of acting promptly, completing tasks and exerting effort to address customer issues.
Jassy took that commitment with him on his first day as CEO. He emphasized the task ahead of him and pledged to keep working to increase employee and consumer satisfaction.
Andy Jassy Amazon
Jeff Bezos started Amazon in his Bellevue, Washington, garage. It started out as an online book store but has now grown to include a wide range of goods, earning it the nickname “The Everything Store.”
In 1997, Jassy began working for Amazon as a marketing manager. Jassy received a base salary of $175,000 for his position as the CEO of Amazon Web Services in 2020. Bezos named him as his official replacement as CEO in January 2021.
Andy Jassy Salary
Jassy got a pay package totaling $212.7 million in his first year as CEO of Amazon, a significant rise from his salary in 2020.
Andy Jassy Socials
Is Andy Jassy still the CEO of Amazon?
Yes he is! Jassy celebrated his one-year anniversary as Amazon CEO in January 2022.
Who is Andy Jassy’s Wife?
Jassy Jassy is married to Elana Rochelle Caplan and they are blessed with two children together.