George Soros is a Hungarian-American 87-year-old father of five children; Robert Daniel Soros, Andrea Soros Colombel, Jonathan Tivadar Soros, Alexander Soros and Gregory James Soros currently residing in New York. He was born in Budapest Hungary and immigrated to England in 1947 where he pursued his education at the London School of Economics and worked as a railway porter and waiter.
Over the years he has evolved to be listed among the 30 richest people worldwide with a net worth of $25.2 billion as of May 2017. Most of his wealth has been acquired from his hedge funds. This fierce investor is also an author having written books like; The Alchemy of Finance and The New Paradigm for Financial Markets among many others which have highly contributed to his net worth and Follow his Twitter.
Giving back to the society is one of his major strongholds. His philanthropic activities have seen to it that significant contributions have been made to the health, education and humanitarian sectors all over the world. Organizations like International Crisis Group and The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) are beneficiaries of his contributions. Other organizations like Millennium Promise and Millennium Villages Project helping with education, access to healthcare, business development tools, food, water and energy in Africa have also been greatly supported by George Soros funding.
Although now long retired, with entrepreneurial skills of such magnitude George Soros has proved to be of great influence and importance to his state and the worldwide community. His zeal and diligence have proven that not even the sky is his limit. The future looks even brighter for him and his investments. How generous of him to share his wisdom with the world through his book the Alchemy of Finance. Those who have been able to grasp its meaning know that it’s a gift to entrepreneurs and more information click here.
As years go by, George Soros will always be remembered as the man who ‘Broke’ the Bank of England when he bet against the pound and made a reported 1.5billion Euros. With that, he made a great name for himself and a great success of his career and what George Soros knows.
George Soros is a great scholar and has a masters degree in Philosophy from the London school of economics. He went there as an immigrant and later became a big person in England. He has tirelessly worked for his success and nothing has hindered him from prospering. He is currently the richest forex trader in the world and has had his records of success. He is in no doubt a person to emulate. He had worked with so many companies before co-founding Soros fund management. The companies have made him a very hard working person and have also exposed his skills to be a great man he is today.