George Soros

George Soros Net Worth, Age, Family & Biography
$6.7 B Real Time Net Worth #241 in the world today

About George Soros

A Hungarian-American businessman and philanthropist, George Soros HonFBA born in Budapest to a non-perceptive Jewish family, Soros endured the Nazi control of Hungary and moved to the Unified Realm in 1947. He received a BSc in philosophy from the London School of Economics in 1951 and a Master of Science in philosophy from the same institution in 1954. Soros began his vocation working in English and American trader banks, prior to setting up his most memorable mutual funds, Twofold Falcon, in 1969. In 1970, the seed money for Soros Fund Management, his second hedge fund, came from profits from this fund. Quantum Fund replaced Double Eagle as the principal firm Soros advised.

George Soros
Hungarian-American businessman and philanthropist

George Soros Family

On August 12, 1930, Gyorgy Schwartz became George Soros. Soros has a Jewish antisemitic residence. A successful silk store was owned by his mother Erzsebet, also known as Elizabeth. Tivadar was a lawyer and well-known Esperanto author. He edited the literary journal Literatura Mondo in Esperanto and taught his son the language. Before escaping from Russia and reuniting with his family in Budapest,

George Soros Career

As a means of providing cover in an increasingly antisemitic Hungary, the Soros family changed their name from the German-Jewish “Schwartz” to “Soros” in 1936. Tivadar enjoyed the new name since it is a palindrome and as a result of its importance. Soros means “next in line” or “designated successor” in Hungarian; in Esperanto, it signifies “will soar”.

A “bugaboo of European nationalists” has emerged as a result of Soros’ extensive political funding. The New York Times reported in 2018 that “conspiracy theories about him have gone mainstream, to nearly every corner of the Republican Party.” False claims that characterise Soros as a dangerous “puppet master” behind alleged global plots have been promoted by numerous American conservatives. Anti Semitism has been used to describe conspiracy theories that target Soros, who is Jewish.

George Soros Facts

In May 2022, Soros stated that Putin must be defeated “as soon as possible” and that the Russian invasion of Ukraine could signal the beginning of “a third world war.”

George Soros
EU commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (L) welcomes George Soros, Founder and Chairman of the Open Society Foundations prior to a meeting in Brussels, on April 27, 2017. Meeting will mainly focus on situation in Hungary, including legislative measures that could force the closure of the Central European University in Budapest.

George Soros Net Worth

George Soros’s net worth was estimated to be approximately $6.7 billion USD in 2023, according to Forbes’ Real-Time Billionaires List.

Personal Information

Full Name George Soros
Father’s Name Tivadar Soros
Mother’s Name Elizabeth Soros
Siblings Paul Soros
Date Of Birth 12 August 1930
Age 93 Years
Birth Place Budapest, Hungary
Height 5’ 11”
Education Graduate
Net Worth $6.7 Billion
Profession Businessman, Investor, Philanthropist
Relationship Status Married
George Soros
George Soros, billionaire and founder of Soros Fund Management LLC, speaks during the Brussels Economic Forum in Brussels, Belgium, on Thursday, June 1, 2017.

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