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Luminar CEO: Austin Russell Biography

Austin Russell Luminar CEO Capping off an already unbelievable trip around the Sun, December 2020 saw wall street introduce the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, twenty-five-year-old CEO and founder of Luminar, Austin Russell. The company he started as a teenager attending high school engineers cutting edge

David Steward Biography

David Steward Net Worth: $3.7 Billion Origin of Wealth: IT Provider Hometown: Clinton, Missouri Education: Bachelor of Arts/Science, Central Missouri State University Early Life David Steward was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1951, and shortly thereafter, his family moved from the big city to rural

Sheldon Adelson Biography

Sheldon Adelson Net Worth: $36 Billion Wealth Origin: Casinos Hometown: Boston, MA Education: Drop Out, City College of New York Early Life Sheldon Adelson was born on August 4th, 1933 in Boston, Massachusetts to Sarah and Arthur Adelson. His father, of Jewish descent, abandoned school

Steven Udvar-Hazy Biography

Steven Udvar-Hazy Net Worth: $4 Billion Wealth Origin: Aircraft Leasing Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary Education: Bachelor of Arts/Science, University of California, Los Angeles Early Life Growing up in Budapest, Hungary during the early 1950s offered Steven Udvar-Hazy a healthy helping of childhood adversity. His parents had

Eli Broad Biography

Eli Broad Net Worth: $6.9 Billion Wealth Origin: Real Estate, Insurance Hometown: Detroit, Michigan Education: Bachelor of Arts/Science, Michigan State University Mr. Los Angeles Although Eli Broad may not be the most common household name billionaire, there’s a good chance that in some way he

Sean Parker Biography

Sean Parker Net Worth: $2.7 Billion Wealth Origin: Facebook Hometown: Herndon, Virginia Education: Chantilly High School Prankster Turned Philanthropist Sean Parker ultimately plans on giving away the majority of his massive $2.7 billion fortune. He has recently donated $4.5 million to UC San Francisco to launch

Patrick Soon-Shiong Biography

Patrick Soon-Shiong Net Worth: $6.6 Billion Wealth Origin: Pharmaceuticals Place of Birth: Port Elizabeth, South Africa Education: Bachelor of Arts/Science, University of Witwatersrand; Medical Doctor, University of Witwatersrand; Master of Science, University of British Columbia “Growing up in apartheid South Africa, we were always the

Diane Hendricks Biography

A Billionaire’s Story Diane Hendricks Net Worth: $7.8 Billion Wealth Origin: Roofing Hometown: Beloit, Wisconsin Education: High School Diploma Revitalizing the Rustbelt “Any chance we’ll get to become a completely red state, work on these unions, and become a ‘right to work?’” America’s wealthiest self-made

Osman Kibar Biography

A Billionaire’s Story Osman Kibar Net Worth: $1.4 Billion Origin of Wealth: Biotech Birthplace: Izmir, Turkey Education: Bachelor of Arts/Science, Pomona College; Bachelor of Arts/Science, California Institute of Technology; Master of Science, University of California, San Diego; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego Early Life

Paul Merage Biography

A Billionaire’s Story Paul Merage Net Worth: $1 Billion Wealth Origin: Microwavable Snacks Hometown: Tehran, Iran Education: Bachelors of Science in Economics and M.B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley “America is a noble society and it inspires you to be noble.” – Paul Merage