Hilton Schlosberg

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Hilton Schlosberg
BornHilton Hiller Schlosberg
1952/1953 (age 65–66)[1]
South Africa
ResidenceIrvine, California, US
NationalityBritish
Alma materUniversity of the Witwatersrand
OccupationPresident and COO, Monster Beverage
Salary$6,197,067 (total compensation, 2013)[2]
Net worth$1.9 billion (August 2018)[1]
Spouse(s)Michelle Schlosberg

Hilton Hiller Schlosberg (born 1952/1953) is a South African-born British billionaire businessman. He is the vice chairman, president, and chief operating officer (COO) of Monster Beverage since 1990.

Early life[edit]

Schlosberg was born in South Africa and was educated at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa[3]

Career[edit]

In 1990, a consortium led by Schlosberg and his fellow South African, Rodney Sacks, acquired Hansen Natural Corporation, which in 1992 acquired Hansen’s Natural Soda and Apple Juice for $14.5 million. Since 1990, Schlosberg has been President and COO of Hansen Natural Corporation, which changed its name to Monster Beverage Corporation in 2012.[4] Schlosberg has been Chief Financial Officer of the Company since July 1996, Member of the Executive Committee since October 1992, and Vice Chairman, Secretary and a Director of MEC from July 1992 to the present.

Personal life[edit]

He is married to Michelle Schlosberg.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Forbes profile: Hilton Schlosberg". Forbes. Retrieved 31 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Hilton H. Schlosberg". Bloomberg. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  3. ^ "Dr. Roy Jackson Connects With Prominent President of Hugely Successful Health Beverage Corporation "Hansen Natural"". Romich Real Estate. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  4. ^ "Rodney Sacks Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Monster Beverage Corporation". Beverageforum.com. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  5. ^ "Camping out at Crystal Cove – Crystal Cove Conservancy". crystalcove.org. Retrieved 31 August 2018.
  6. ^ Hayward, Stephen (18 April 2015). "UK billionaire makes Monster fortune selling energy drink banned in some schools". mirror.co.uk. Retrieved 31 August 2018.