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Stephen Glenn Charles Hilton is a British political commentator and former political adviser.

Steve Hilton net worth as director of the strategy for the British Prime Minister David Cameron from 2010 to 2012.

Since 2017, Hilton has hosted The Next Revolution, weekly current affairs show for Fox News.

Steve is a proponent of what he calls “positive populism ” and a vocal supporter of former U.S. President Donald Trump. 

Steve Hilton net worth was a co-founder of Crowdpac but stepped down as CEO in 2018 due to conflicting values with the company.

Steve Hilton net worth is also a former director of strategy for David Cameron, the Prime Minister and the leader of the Conservative Party in the UK from 2010 to 2016.

Steve Hilton announced he will retire as Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company effective January 1st, 2021.

Steve Hilton net worth has been the Company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since May 2006.

Steve Hilton was the co-chairman and co-Chief Executive Officer of Meritage Homes Corporation from 1996 to May 2006.

In 1985, Steve Hilton co-founded Arizona-based Monterey Homes, the predecessor company to Meritage Homes Corporation.

Under Steve Hilton’s leadership, Monterey became publicly traded in 1996.

Steve Hilton received his bachelor of science degree in accounting from the University of Arizona and is a director of Western Alliance Bancorporation (an NYSE listed company), a leading bank holding company based in Phoenix, Arizona.

Steve Hilton net worth has over 35 years of real estate experience and is considered an expert and innovator in the home building industry.

Steve Hilton is a frequent participant in panels and interviews regarding the industry.

Steve Hilton’s net worth is estimated at $242 Million as of 2022.

Steve Hilton net worth owns over 61,913 units of Meritage Homes stock worth over $35,935,746 and over the last 18 years, he sold MTH stock worth over $197,179,379.

In addition, he makes $9,195,590 as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Meritage Homes. 

Real Name  Steven Glenn Charles Hilton
Date of Birth  25th August 1969
Birthplace  United kingdom
Age  49 years old
Gender  Male
Spouse  Rachel Whetstone
Occupation  Political advisor and commentator
Net worth  $242 Million

Steven Hilton biography

Steve Hilton’s parents, whose original surname was Hircsák (which some sources spell “Hircksac”), emigrated from Hungary during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956.

They came to Britain, initially claiming asylum, and anglicized their name to Hilton.

Hilton’s father, István, had been a goaltender Hungarian national ice hockey team and was considered one of the top ice hockey players in Europe in the 1930s.

After arriving in Britain, Steven’s parents initially worked in catering at Heathrow Airport.

They divorced when Steve was five years old leading to what he has described as a struggle and great financial hardship. 

Steve Hilton’s mother worked in a shoe store but was primarily dependent on state benefits, and the two lived in a cold, damp basement apartment.

After graduating, Hilton worked at Conservative Central Office, where he came to know David Cameron and Rachel Whetstone, who became his wife and, later, Senior Vice-President of Policy and Communications for Uber He liaised with the party’s advertising firm, Saatchi and Saatchi, and was praised by Maurice Saatchi, who remarked, “No one reminds me as much of me when young as Steve.”

During this time, Steve Hilton bought the ” New Labour, New Danger ” demon eyes poster campaign for the Conservatives’ pre-general election campaign in 1996, which won an award from the advertising industry’s Campaign magazine at the beginning of 1997.

The Conservatives went on to experience their worst election defeat for more than half a century, with some journalists speculating that the poster contrasted unfavorably with Labour’s more positive campaign.

In 2005, Hilton lost out to future Secretary of State for Education Michael Gove in the selection process for the Surrey Heath constituency Hilton talked of the need to “replace” the traditionally minded grassroots membership of the Conservative Party, which he saw as preventing the party from embracing a more metropolitan attitude on social issues.

It is alleged that Hilton said “I voted Green” after the Labour landslide of 2001 but then worked with Cameron to re-brand the Conservative Party as green progressive.

According to The Economist Hilton “remains appallingly understood”.

There were reports that Steve Hilton’s ‘ blue-sky thinking ‘ caused conflict in Whitehall and, according to Nicholas Watt of The Guardian, Liberal Democrats around deputy prime minister Nick Clegg considered him to be a “refreshing but wacky thinker”.

Steve Hilton net worth was satirized in the BBC comedy The Thick of It as the herbal-tea drinking spin doctor Stewart Pearson.

Steve Hilton net worth was director of the strategy for the UK prime minister David Cameron from 2010 to 2012.

Steve Hilton’s last memo concerned the advocacy of severe cuts in the number of civil servants in the United Kingdom and further welfare cuts.

Steve Hilton net worth is a co-founder and former CEO of Crowdpac.com, a Silicon Valley technology start-up.

In April 2016, Crowdpac launched a beta service in the UK.

When it comes to his personal life, Steve Hilton net worth is a married person, and he lives his life happily with his wife, Rachel Whetstone, a former aide to Michael Howard.

The couple got married to each other in the year 2008.

Steve and Rachel also share two children, both sons. 

Steven J Hilton’s net worth is estimated at $242 Million as of 2022.

Steven Hilton Net Worth

The estimated Net Worth of Steven J Hilton is at least $242 Million dollars as of 2022.

Steve Hilton net worth owns over 61,913 units of Meritage Homes stock worth over $35,935,746 and over the last 18 years, he sold MTH stock worth over $197,179,379.

In addition, Steven Hilton makes $9,195,590 as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Meritage Homes.

As the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Meritage Homes, the total compensation of Steve Hilton net worth at Meritage Homes is $9,195,590.

There are no executives at Meritage Homes getting paid more.

Meritage Homes Corporation has announced that its co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer, Steven J. Hilton, will retire as CEO effective Jan. 1, 2021.

Steve Hilton net worth will continue to guide and oversee in his role as the executive chairman of Meritage’s board of directors, according to a press release, noting how he served as chairman and CEO since co-founding the company in 1985.

Phillippe Lord, the chief operating officer of Meritage Homes, has been appointed to serve as CEO upon Steven Hilton’s retirement.

Meritage Homes is celebrating its 35th anniversary under Steven Hilton’s leadership and grew from a local startup in Scottsdale to its current position noted to be among the largest, respected national public homebuilders in the country.

During Steven Hilton’s tenure, Meritage expanded across nine states through acquisitions and start-up operations in more than 20 metropolitan markets.

Steve Hilton net worth established Meritage as the leader in energy-efficient homebuilding since 2010 and has driven Meritage to deliver more than 130,000 homes and achieve a market capitalization in excess of $3.5 billion.

Peter Ax, Meritage Homes lead independent director, said in a prepared statement about Steven Hilton: 

“Steve is one of the very few entrepreneurs to launch a business and grow it into a successful multi-billion-dollar public company, earning the respect of his peers, employees, and industry leaders for his passion and innovation” 

“He successfully navigated Meritage through the most difficult housing market in American history and has worked closely with the Board of Directors to create this succession plan and chart a course to achieve even greater accomplishments in the coming years. As the executive chairman of Meritage’s board, he will continue to provide valuable experience and counsel to management and the board members.”

After Steven Hilton’s retirement, Mr. Lord will succeed him as Meritage Homes CEO.

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