Net Worth: $460'000'000
Darrell Issa net worth: Darrell Issa is an American businessman and politician who has a net worth of $460’000’000. Darrell Issa is the richest person in the United States Congress. He earned his fortune as founder and former CEO of a company called Directed Electronics INC which at one point controlled 60 of the American automotive alarm market. He was born on 1 November 1953 in Cleveland, Ohio, to Darrell Edward Issa. Furthermore, he is the current US representative for the 49th congressional district in California, which covers parts of San Diego and Orange Counties, including cities such as Carlsbad, Oceanside, and Vista. Darrell was the CEO of Directed Electronics Before becoming a politician. DEI pioneered the concept of creating a loud noise when a car was disturbed. The Viper car alarm was One of Directed electronics’ signature anti-theft systems. With Viper, when someone got too close, a speaker built into the car would play the words “Protected by Viper. Stand back, or Please step out of the car. The company’s first year of operation generated Sales of more than 1’000’000. In the company’s fourth year, Directed Electronic shad revenue of $14’000’000. By 1999 Darrell’s decision to sell DEI was 60’000’000 sales per year. In 1999 Darrell sold his DEI stake to Trivet, a Florida-based private equity firm. He is A member of the Republican Party and is known for his conservative political views. He was a steady supporter of authorization of the PATRIOT Act, Department of Homeland Security creation, and Patriot Act Re-authorization in 2005, as well as He, put in strenuous efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and the Taxpayer Protection Pledge. Furthermore, he was against abortion, Employment Nondiscrimination Act (END), and the Stop Online Piracy Act. On the other hand, he was one of the sponsors of the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, Fair Copyright in Research Works Act, and Research Works Act. Darrell Issa has served as A Senate representative since 2001 and became House Oversight and Government Reform – Committee chair in January 2011. Issa currently lives with his second wife, Kathy Issa, with whom he has a son named William.
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