$1.20 per hour. Yes, that is the actual wage Shahid Khan made as a nighttime dishwasher at the University of Illinois. He came to the U.S. from Pakistan with just $500 to his name at 16 years old. Aside from washing dishes, he began working for auto parts supplier Flex-N-Gate while attending college. After graduation and a short stint as Engineering Director, Khan purchased the company. He later added the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars and the Premier League’s Fulham Football Club to his arsenal.
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