Elin Maria Nordegren is a model with a Swedish nationality and is also the ex-wife of the professional golfer by the name Tiger Woods. Her career in modelling has spanned over fifteen years, and it started in 2002. Elin has kept her life a private affair and choose to steer away from her controversial star, Woods. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Elin Nordegren in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Nordegren was born in the year 1980 on January 1st, and her place of birth is in Stockholm, Sweden. The mother, Barbro Holmberg is a well-known politician and retired Swedish migration and the asylum policy, minister. Her mother also served as the governor of the Gavleborg County. The father, Thomas Nordgren served as the bureau chief and also a radio journalist.
Elin has an older brother by the name Axel and a twin, Jesfin. Together with the sister, they worked on very odd summer jobs and also cashiers in the supermarkets to be able to finance the studies. Her career in modeling started in 2000, and she appeared on the cover of Café Sports magazine in summer of 2000.
She was married to an eminent golfer by the name Tiger Woods in 2004. They stayed together for six years before they divorced when Elin discovered that Woods had been cheating with other women. Through this marriage, they have two children, Sam and Charlie. She had a fling with Kline Chris, but this could not last long. After the divorce, she did her best to distract her mind and even enrolled for a psychology course in the Rollins College. Here, her efforts saw her win the Outstanding Senior Award.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Elin was discovered by a well-known photographer by the name Bingo Rimer and helped her to feature on cover of Magazine, Café Sports, with a picture of a Bikini. Besides this, she also got to do several jobs in summer from finance to being a cashier that saw her work for very long hours. Later on, they found so much recognition that saw her land a job in a clothing company in Stockholm that is known as Champagne.
She worked at the store; she came across wife of a golfer by the name of Jasper Parnevik, Mia. Mia went on to propose the idea of having to hire Elin as a nanny for the two kids. Elin quickly accepted the offer although he was required to move to United States of America which happened in 2001. It was through the job of a nanny that she met Tiger Woods. After she completed psychology course at the Rollins College, Florida. She achieved GPA of over 3.6 and went on to scoop Hamilton Holt Outstanding Senior Prize. Also, she had the opportunity of delivering the commencement speech at college.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Elin Nordegren is estimated to be over $110 million. She has made a large chunk of money from her successful career as a model and has been doing this for a very long time now. Also, after her divorce with Tiger Woods, she received $100 million as a settlement fee for the divorce.
Despite being involved in a lot of controversies and issues as well, Eli has never given up on all her dreams nor even backed off from constant deliverance of a quality performance. She has been known for being among the best models. She has proved beyond doubt that you do not need a godfather to be very successful.