Howard D. Schultz

Business Person
United States

Howard D. Schultz Bio

Who is Howard D. Schultz

Howard D. Schultz is a businessman from the United States. He is the Chairman and CEO of Starbucks and also known as former owner of Seattle SuperSonics.

Early Life (Childhood)

Howard D. Schultz was born on July 19, 1953 in Brooklyn, New York to Elaine and Fred Schultz. He grew up in the Canarsie Bayview Houses of the New York with his younger sister and brother.

Interesting Facts

According to Forbes Magazine, he is 737 billionaire of the world. he has the net worth of $2.9 billion dollars. He has major shares in Starbucks.

Personal Life

Howard D. Schultz married Sheri Kersch Schultz in 1982. They are still together with their two children; Jordan and Addison. They now live in Seattle, Washington.


He has won several awards including National Leadership Award in 1999 for his aid against the battle of AIDS.


Schultz once spoke about global economic crisis, saying most crisis is in western Europe is spiral, responding to this, Lord Mandelson, the then-UK Business Secretary said Britain is not Spiraling but Starbucks is.