7.6 billion dollars, that the net worth of Champaign resident and local business owner SHAHID KHAN, according to Forbes magazine.
That puts the Flex-N-Gate head No. 65 overall on Forbes’ annual list of the wealthiest Americans — 19 spots better than a year ago. He is well ahead of STEVEN SPIELBERG ($3.7 billion), DONALD TRUMP ($3.1 billion) and OPRAH WINFREY ($2.8 billion).
Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of large, stamped metal and welded components, assemblies and plastic parts for the automotive industry. It has locations in Champaign and Danville. The company recently announced an expansion of the Danville location on Lynch Road