Meet Rebekah Paltrow Neumann, the former actress who cofounded WeWork and is cousins with Gwyneth Paltrow
- Rebekah Paltrow Neumann cofounded WeWork in 2010 alongside her now-husband Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey.
- Paltrow Neumann is the CEO of WeGrow, a private primary school run by the coworking space company, according to the school's website.
- The couple has a net worth of $4.1 billion, according to Forbes.
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Rebekah Paltrow Neumann once wanted to be an actress, she told Fast Company. Later, she became a certified yoga instructor.
Instead, she became the Chief Brand and Impact Officer of the We Company, which just filed its S-1.Paltrow Neumann cofounded the company, originally known by its most famous business, WeWork, alongside her now-husband Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey in 2010. She was also an early employee at the first coworking company Adam and McKelvey founded, Greendesk, according to Fast Company.
Ahead of the We Company's impending IPO, Paltrow Neumann has turned her attention to WeGrow, the private primary school run by the company.
Neumann declined to comment through a WeWork spokesperson.
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