Chelsea Clinton, daughter of failed Presidential Hillary Clinton has found success in her role on the board of an internet investment company.
TheHill reports Chelsea Clinton has reaped $9 million in compensation since 2011 for serving on the board of an internet investment company, according to Barron’s, the financial publication.
Barron’s reported Sunday that Clinton has profited handsomely as a board member for IAC/InterActiveCorp, a media and internet investment company that has an ownership stake in 150 well-known brands, such as Vimeo, Tinder, Angie’s List and Home Advisor.
Clinton, the only child of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has served on IAC’s board since 2011 and receives an annual $50,000 retainer and $250,000 worth of restricted IAC stock units, Barron’s reports.
She reported owning $8.95 million worth of IAC stock to the Securities and Exchange Commission at the end of December.
Barron’s notes that IAC’s stock has risen 89 percent, 50 percent and 36 percent in 2017, 2018 and 2019, respectively, a far steeper rise than the broader stock market.
Many took to Twitter to react to the news.
Clearly worth it. https://t.co/IlhSepJq56
— Sebastian Gorka DrG (@SebGorka) January 6, 2020
If Chelsea is worth $9 million then, clearly, Hunter Biden was underpaid.
— mlack (@Mike46000) January 6, 2020
These are her degrees. She should be making more than 9 million. Go Chelsea Clinton. You rock!!!!
-Stanford University (BA)
-University College, Oxford
-Columbia University (MPH)
-New York University
— Democracy 4 All (@goodbye56789) January 6, 2020