Yvon Chouinard Net worth and 3 other things You need to know about the amazing man

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Yvon Chouinard

Yvon Chouinard is an American rock climber, environmentalist , philanthrophist and bussinessman.

He is widely knownn for his company, Patagonia, which focuses on environmental focus.

Yvon was born to French-Canadian parents and was born in Maine. His family later relocated to Southern California.

Lets us now look at Yvon Chouinard Net Worth and 5 other things about him

Net Worth

Yvon Chouinard is the founder and owner of the company, Patagonia. The company focuses on fashion and has made quite a fortune for the man. Yet, he does take money from it and donates most of it.

Recently, it has been reported that he gave up his company to fight climate change.

Though he has been reported with a net worth of over 1.2 billion USD, he is infinitely rich in the heart of millions he has helped life a happy life.


Patagonia is the name of the company he had founded and owned till recently untill he gave it away to fight climate change.

Rock Climbing

Yvon is an avid climber with rock climbing being one of his most favorite pastime in his youth.

He was one of the leading figures in the ‘the golden age of Yosemite climbing’.

He has scaled North American Wall, Muir Wall, North Face, among many others.

He has also traveled across the globe to participate in rock climbing in Pakistan and in the alps.


Yvon got married to his love Malinda Pennoyer in 1971. The couple has two children together, one son and one daughter.

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