Claudia Heffner Peltz is a former American fashion model who made a flourishing career on the catwalk for various brands and posed for magazine covers, advertising campaigns, and editorials. Her hardworking nature, irresistible beauty, and unwavering faith in herself and what she is capable of has made her one of the most endearing faces in the modeling and fashion industry. Claudia has thousands of fans who have enjoyed her work and have accompanied her career throughout the time she has been with her.
Since her retirement from the world of modeling, Claudia’s claim to fame has been her marriage to American businessman and billionaire and investor Nelson Peltz. She is also popular as the mother of the fast-growing actress Nicola Peltz, who starred in the commercially successful action thriller Transformers: Age of Extinction; former professional ice hockey player Brad Peltz, who played in the National Hockey League for the Ottawa Senators; and Will Peltz, the actor best known for his appearance in the comedy-drama film Men, Women, and Children. When it comes to being a mother of celebrities, few people do it better than the ageless beauty Claudia.
Claudia Heffner Peltz’s Biography
The former model was born on March 12, 1955, the daughter of Barbara Heffner and her husband William J. Heffner. Further details about her family, childhood, and educational history are not available as Claudia cannot yet provide this information, she keeps away from the subject in interviews. However, she is very accommodating with news about her own family and about what her husband and children are up to, so the Peltz-Clan is constantly under media scrutiny and literally everything they do is news that will make waves.
So far, Claudia Heffner Peltz has managed to avoid controversy and manage the affairs of her family as a matriarch excellently. She is an important backbone for the success of her children and for her husband’s further advancement in the business world. Claudia is not afraid to show up for her family when she is needed. She often appears at her husband’s side at lunches, charity and business lunches, and other events. She also attends her children’s movie premieres, games, and the shop window or behind the scenes of projects they are working on to give them unwavering support.
Claudia is the third wife of the renowned economic mogul and billionaire Nelson Peltz. Although there is no concrete information about how they met or when exactly they met, Claudia and Nelson entered into the marriage in 1985. They have now been happily married for over thirty years, and there are no signs of any cracks in their marriage that could indicate a separation in the near future.
The influential couple adopted three children into their family: William Peltz, born in 1986, Brad Peltz, born in 1989, and Nicola Anne Peltz, born in 1995. The couple also shares five children from Nelson’s previous marriages.
All children of Claudia Heffner Peltz have been successful in their different careers. William and Nicola are climbing the Hollywood career ladder as professional actors and have appeared in several blockbuster movies. Their other son, Brad, made a name for himself as a talented hockey player before retiring from sports to pursue other interests. Raising children is no small thing, but by all indications, Claudia has succeeded in the most spectacular way, and for that, she has earned all the awards.
Facts About Nelson Peltz’s Wife
1. Claudia Heffner Peltz has acquired a considerable wealth of her own over the years through her modeling career as well as through other business ventures. Her net worth is currently estimated at 5 million dollars.
2. She is very involved in charity work and philanthropy. She and her husband are constantly donating money for all sorts of purposes that help and protect people and things of all kinds.
3. Claudia and her husband currently live in Mountsorrel, an expensive and famous property in Palm Beach, Florida, formerly owned by Anita Young, sister of the iconic modernist painter Georgia O’Keeffe.
4. Her husband Nelson Peltz is the 432nd richest person in the United States and the 1394th richest person in the world with net assets of $1.6 billion.