The headlines of news are flooded with Steve Simon’s reaction to the Peng Shuai case. He is the president of the Women’s Tennis Association.
Recently he is strongly in support of Peng Shui, and nothing fears him. On Wednesday, he threatened to cancel the tournament in China. He said that all WTA competitions in China, including Hong Kong, are suspended immediately. After Peng’s abduction, Simon said that they were ready to withhold any business and also deal with the problems that come with it. He says that this matter is bigger than any business.
Who Is Steve Simon?
Steve Simon is known as the famous CEO and Chairman of the Women’s Tennis Association. His exact date of birth is not known therefore his correct age is not disclosed. Although it is likely to be that he is 66 years old right now.
He regained his popularity after he started firmly supporting Peng Shuai. Peng Shuai carries physical abuse allegations against famous Chinese government officials.
Simon’s latest statement to suspend the WTA tournament in China, before the case has been fully sorted, has him trending on Twitter.
Steve Simons was also the tournament director of the Indian Wells Open from 2004 to 2015. He later became the chief executive of the Women Tennis Association.
He was born and brought up in California. He played tennis since his college years and would play tennis for Long Beach State University.
Steve Simon Wife And Family
Steve Simon is a married person. Although he has not revealed any information on his personal matters. He is quite a private person and likes to keep his life that way.
He has not mentioned his wife’s name or his parents’ names. We also do not have any information on his children or his siblings.
Information will be updated as soon as possible if anything is known about this matter.
What Is Steve Simon’s Net Worth?
Steve Simon presently is the CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association. He was also a former tennis player from the United States.
According to the sources, Simon’s current salary of being the CEO and Chairman of WTA is $1,258,570. His work time is 40 hours per week.
Steve Simon’s net worth also increases by his presence on different television or reality shows and events. His net worth as of the whole has not been disclosed as of now. Steve has been in the position of the CEO of WTA since 2015 and has assembled a fortune till now.
After his recruitment in 2015 as CEO and chairman in WTA, Simon made China the most important source of income for the Women Tennis Association. He signed a 10-year contract, that mentions that Shenzen will be the host for hosting the traditional end-of-season tournament for the women’s game.