Who is Steve Hilton? Age, Bio, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, & Children
Quick Facts of Steve Hilton
|Date of Birth
|25 August, 1969
|Rachel Whetstone (? - present)
|New College, Oxford
Steve Hilton is a political commentator and former British political adviser. He hosts Fox News Channel’s weekly show, The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton.
Moreover, Hilton offers political and tech expertise for FNC and Fox Business Network’s programs. He is also a co-founder of Crowdpac, a for-profit website.
Short Biography of Steve Hilton
Hilton was born on 25th August 1969, in the UK, to Hungarian immigrants. His father, István Csák, Hungarian ice hockey and field hockey player competed in the 1936 Summer and Winter Olympics.
Steve’s parents had immigrated to Britain during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 and worked in catering at Heathrow Airport. However, after their divorce, his mother started working in a shoe store, and he lived in a financially struggling household.
A scholar at Christ’s Hospital School in West Sussex, England, Steve studied philosophy, politics, and economics at the University of Oxford’s New College. Additionally, Hilton was a visiting fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and Freeman Spogli Institute for a year.
Steve Hilton’s Net Worth & Salary
Hilton’s net worth has not been revealed. Nonetheless, he is estimated to have amassed a net wealth of over $10 million. Steve joined the Fox network as a contributor in December 2016. He began presenting Fox News hour-long weekly program, The Next Revolution, from June 2017.
Prior to joining FNC, Hilton served as a director of strategy and senior adviser to former UK prime Minister David Cameron. As per the Telegraph, Hilton’s salary as the director of strategy is rumored to be between £180,000 and £276,000.
Until 2018, the 50-year-old served as CEO of Crowdpac, a Silicon Valley tech start-up that he co-founded in 2014. Additionally, he co-founded a consulting farm called Good Business and the award-winning London Restaurant named The Good Cook. Besides, Hilton is the author of “More Human” and co-author of “Good business.”
Further, along with his wife, Steve lives in a $12.5 million estate in Atherton, California, a most expensive town in the US, which they purchased back in 2015.
Wife & Children
Hilton is married to Rachel Whetstone, a public relations executive. Rachel is a former political secretary to British politician Michael Howard. She was also head of communications at Google and senior vice-president of policy and communications at Uber. Whetstone is currently Netflix’s Chief Communications Officer.
The couple first met when Steve joined Conservative Central Office and tied the knot after a long on-off relationship. Together, they have two sons. Rachel and Steve were also godparents to David Cameron’s late eldest child Ivan Cameron.