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What is Shivon Zilis Salary in 2023? Net Worth- Bio

What is Shivon Zilis Salary in 2023? Net Worth- Bio

Facts of Shivon Zilis

Full Name:Shivon Zilis
Annual Salary:$500,000+
Monthly Salary:$40,000+
Net Worth:$7 million
Date of Birth:February 8, 1986
Birth Place:Ontario, Canada, U.S.
Height:5 feet 6 inches (167 cm)
Weight:55 kg (110 lbs)
Profession:Venture Capitalist, Director
Education:Markham's Unionville High School, Yale University
Children:Strider Zilli Musk, Azure Zilli Musk
Parents:Sharda Zilis, Richard Zilis
Star Sign:Aquarius
Awards:Women in Technology Leadership Award, Women of Influence Award, Rising Star Award

What is Shivon Zilis’s Salary?

Shivon Zilis earns an annual salary of $500,000+/ £40,0730 as a venture capitalist. She works in the technology and artificial intelligence fields and earns a monthly income of $40,000+/£32,064 and $9,6151/£7,541 per week.

Shivon is the youngest director of Operations and Special Projects at an American neurotechnology company Neuralink and a subsidiary corporation, OpenAI. As a board director, she also earns an additional income of $65,000+/£52,090.

The average salary of a national venture capitalist is $67,200+ in Canada. Similarly, the board directors in Canada also receive an annual salary ranging from $65,000+ to $76,815.

Previously, Shivon Zilis used to earn an annual salary of $140,500+ as a former project director of Tesla, Inc.’s Autopilot. There she received a monthly income of $11,708+/ £93,881.

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Net Worth of Shivon Zilis in 2023

As of 2023, Shivon Zilis holds an estimated net worth of $7 million /5,614,329 GBP. She has been active as a prominent Canadian venture capitalist since 2009.

Throughout her past 14 years of experience, Zilis has built up a fine professional career. Zilis was also the founding investor and partner of Bloomberg Beta.

It is an early-stage venture capital firm worth $75 million/59,936,700 GBP. The company was founded by Bloomberg L.P.

Shivon served at the company from 2012 to 2018 as a founding investor. Regardless of her multiple professional careers, Zilis is living a lavish life with her children in the United States of America.

Shivon Zills’s Annual, Monthly & Weekly Salary | Net Worth

Year Annual Salary  Monthly Salary  Weekly Salary  Net Worth 
2023 $500,000+ $40,000+  $9,6151 $7 million


Shivon Zilis, Net Worth
Caption: Venture capitalist, Shivon Zilis (Photo: NY Post)

Shivon Zilis Net Worth Growth From 2018 to 2023

Year Net Worth 
2018 $5 million
2019 $5.2 million
2020 $5.5 million
2021 $6 million
2022 $6.5 million
2023 $7 million

Early Life- Birth, Age, Horoscope, Ethnicity & Nationality

Canadian venture capitalist, Shivon Zilis was born on February 8, 1986, into a Canadian descent family. Her full name is Shivon Alice Zilis. According to her birthdate, Shivon’s zodiac sign is Aquarius.

As of 2023, Shivon Zilis has turned 37 years old. Her hometown is located in Ontario, a province in east-central Canada, U.S. Moreover, Shivon Zilis also belongs to a white ethnic background and follows Christianity.

Shivon Zilis is of mixed Indian and Canadian nationality. She is the single daughter of Sharda Zilis (Mother) and Richard Zilis (Father). Her mother was born in Panjab, India, and holds an Indian nationality.

On the other hand, Shivon’s father is a white Canadian. After marrying Richard, Zilis’s mother moved to Ontario with Richard and Shivon.

Shivon Zilis Attended The Yale University

Shivon Zilis is a talented and well-educated woman. She completed her elementary and high school at Markham’s Unionville High School. It is the public York Region District School Board located in Ontario, Canada.

While attending high school, Zilis participated in numerous curricular activities and also received good grades.

Soon after graduating high school, Zilis enrolled at Yale University. It is a private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut.

While attending Yale University, Shivon played on Yale’s ice hockey team as a goaltender and is the school’s all-time leader in goals against average.

After completing four semesters, Shivon graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics and philosophy from Yale University in 2008.

Shivon Zilis Is The Ex-Wife of Elon Musk

The Travis County, Texas court document stated Zilis had twin kids with Elon Musk, via in vitro fertilization. Elon Musk is the CEO of Tesla Motors and the chief technology officer of SpaceX.

Zilis first met Elon in 2016 after she joined Musk’s artificial intelligence startup OpenAI as a senior director.

Zilis is also the youngest member of the board of directors of the same firm. Elon and Zilis’s twins were born in November 2021, a month before Musk welcomed his second child with his ex-girlfriend, Grimes.

Shivon Zilis, Salary
Caption: Shivon Zilis with her twin and Elon Musk (Photo: Page Six)

She is a well-known Canadian musician and singer. Musk was previously married to his first wife, Talulah Riley with whom he had triplets and twin sons.

Although Zilli and Musk share two children together, they have not mentioned their relationship status yet. Regardless, Shivon Zilis is a single mother raising her twin children. Moreover, Shivon’s marital status is single at the moment.

Shivon Zilis and Elon Musk Share Twin Children

Shivon Zilis and Elon Musk had filed a plea in the court to get the name of their twins changed. Later, they added Musk as their kid’s last surname and Zilli as their middle name. Now, Zilis’s children are named, Strider Zilli Musk and Azure Zilli Musk.

After the news of Musk’s secret twins spread online, Musk posted a tweet showing his support for large families. He commented,

“Doing my best to help the underpopulation crisis. A collapsing birth rate is the biggest danger civilization faces by far. I hope you have big families and congrats to those who already do.” 

Both media personalities support each other and often respond to each other tweets.

Shivon mostly, responded to Musk’s tweet, agreeing with his comments on multiple agents such as utopia, zero-sum game, and humanity.

In 2020, Shivon Zilis posted a tweet in favor of Elon after he was criticized for his decision to move Tesla out of California due to the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions.

In response to a hate tweet by Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, Zilis commented,

“This makes me sad. No one’s perfect but I’ve never met anyone who goes through more personal pain to fight for an inspiring future for humanity-and has done so tirelessly for decades. Everyone’s entitled to their opinion but mine is that there’s no one I respect and admire more.” 

Professional Career

Year  Network  Position 
2009-2011 IBM  (Based in New York) Financial Technologies
2012 to 2018 Bloomberg L.P.’s “Bloomberg Beta Founding Investors
2017 to 2019 Tesla, Inc.’s Autopilot Project Director
Chip design team
2016-2023 OpenAI Board Member
Present Member of Board Directors
Present Operations and Special Projects at Neuralink Director

Shivon Zilis Other Major Works

  • Shivon Zilis is a prominent Canadian Ai-researcher and venture capitalist who serves as the director of operations and a special project called, Neuralink.
  • For seven years, Zilis served as a prominent founding investor and partner of ‘Bloomberg Beta‘ which was funded by a private financial media company Bloomberg L.P. Whereas, Shivon called her company “Machine Intelligence“.
  • For her marvelous intelligence, Zilis was named among LinkedIn’s 35 Under 35.
  • Similarly, Zilis was also listed on the ‘Forbes 20 Under 30 list as a prominent Canadian venture capitalist.
Shivon Zilis, Net Worth
Caption: Shivon Zilis with her Son (Photo: Twitter)

Shivon Zills’s Awards & Honor

  • Shivon Zilis also has won numerous awards in her successful career.  The San Francisco Business Times honored Shivon with the ‘Women in Technology Leadership Award‘.
  • Shivon Zilis is also the winner of the ‘Women of Influence Award‘ rewarded by the Silicon Valley Business Journal.
  • Similarly, the National Venture Capital Association presented the ‘Rising Star Award‘ for her achievement and honor which she achieved at the early age of 37.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What is Shivon Zilis’s Height and Weight?

⇒ 37 years old, Shivon Zilis has a perfect height of 5 feet 6 inches (167 cm) and a body weight of 55 kg (110 lbs).

What is Shivon Zilis famous for?

⇒ Zilis is famous as a professional Canadian venture capitalist who works in the technology and artificial intelligence fields.

Who is the project director of Neuralink?

⇒ Canadian venture capitalist, Shivon Zilis is the Project Director, Officer of the CEO at Neuralink, and an adviser to OpenAI. Moreover, Shivon mainly focuses on machine intelligence.

Is Shivon Zilis Indian?

⇒ Shivon Zilis’s mother is Indian and her father is Canadian. However, Shivon Zilis was born in Canada therefore she holds Canadian nationality.

 Where did Shivon Zilis first meet Elon Musk?

⇒ Zilis serves as director of operations and special projects at Neuralink and reports directly to Elon Musk. Zilis met Elon Musk through her non-profit work at OpenAI.

Was Shivon Zilis the director for Tesla?

⇒  From 2017 to 2019, Shivon Zilis served as a project director for Tesla, Inc.’s Autopilot product and chip design team.

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