Carlos Ghosn

When you get into the world of business, it is very important to always understand that it is all a matter of sacrifice. Although Carlos understood very well what he was getting himself into, he still had the confidence of testing the waters. Luckily, things worked well for him and today, he is one of the greatest and most successful entrepreneurs in Brazil. He has served as a CEO in different companies throughout his career including Michelin North America, Renault, AvtoVAZ, Nissan, and Mitsubishi Motors among others.

Well, how well do you know about Carlos Ghosn? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Carlos Ghosn’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Carlos Ghosn to date.

Biography and Early Life

Carlos Ghosn was born on the 9th of March in 1954. By the time of his birth, his parents Carlos and Rose Ghosn were living in Polto Velho, Brazil. Although he is Brazilian by nationality, he holds mixed ethnicity of French, Lebanese and Brazilian. When he was 2 years old, he became really sick for drinking unsanitary water. This forced his mom to move to Rio de Janeiro with Carlos and his other siblings who’s names are not provided.

Unfortunately, he didn’t recover fully and therefore, his mom again decided to move to Beirut, Lebanon to live with Carlos’ grandmother and his other two sisters.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Carlos Ghosn in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Carlos Ghosn’s age is 67 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 9 March 1954. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154 lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms.


He attended school in Lebanon and schooled at Jesuit School College Notre-Dame de Jamhour. After graduating from high school, he decided to join Collège Stanislas and Lycée Saint-Louis which is located in Paris. In 1974, he graduated with a degree in engineer from Ecole Polytechnique. He felt this was not enough and therefore, he decided to go back to school and this time he enrolled at Ecole des Mines de Paris and graduated in 1978.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

With all his busy life, does he have time for personal life? Yes he does. Carlos met Rita Kordahi in France in 1984 and the two fell in love with each other. After some time, they decided to get married. Their marriage was blessed with four kids named Nadine, Caroline, Maya and Anthony. However, things didn’t work out so well and therefore, they decided to go their separate ways in 2012.

Four years later in 2016 May, he got married to Carole Nahas who is Lebanese-American. In October the same year, he threw a big party for his new wife to celebrate the wedding and her 50th birthday. The two are very much in love with each other and there are no news of their divorce or planned separation.

Is Carlos Ghosn Gay?

Carlos Ghosn is not gay. The fact that he was married to his ex-wife Rita and they had four kids together and is now married to Carole is enough to support this.

Professional Career

Carlos has had great input in different companies where he has worked as the CEO or the chairman. Initially, he was the CEO and Chairman of Yokohama which is a car company based in Japan. He also became the CEO and Chairman of Renalt-Nissan Alliance which is based in Paris. He was in charge of the partnership of the two companies and used a unique share-holding agreement.

In the 1990s, he did a great job in reviving Nissan which was almost becoming bankrupt. This contributed very much to his success in the business world as well as to the fame he has today. After graduating from college, he worked at Michelin tires for 18 good years and by the time he was leaving the company, he had been named as the CEO of Michelin North America.


This guy has received more than 20 awards, nominations and other accolades since he joined the business world. Some of these include: Japanese Community Group named him Father of the Year in 2001, in 2004, he was named Man of the Year by Fortune’s Magazine just to mention a few.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Carlos Ghosn in 2021

Looking at all the things he has managed to achieve since he stepped into the business world, you can be sure he has also earned a fortune from the same. As of 2021, his net worth is estimated at $150 million and all this wealth has been earned from his hard work as an entrepreneur.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Since January 2020, he was named an internationally wanted fugitive.

Not many people like being ordered around for that reason, many of us more to the business world where we will be our own bosses. One thing that we should however put in mind is that not everyone is gifted to be an entrepreneur. At the same time, venturing into the world of business is a great risk regardless the type of business you decide to put up. Therefore, when you see your friends making it, don’t think it’s an easy task as it requires a lot of sacrifices, commitment, and hard work.


Facts of Carlos Ghosn

  • Gender Male
  • full nameCarlos Ghosn
  • birthplacePorto Velho
  • Date of Birth March 09, 1954
  • Age 68 years 10 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 4
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • nationalityBrazilian
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$150 million
  • professionBusinessman
  • weightIn Kilograms – 70 Kg, In Pounds – 154 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBlack
  • high school Jesuit school Collège Notre-Dame de Jamhour

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