George Soros is a born 12th August 1930 in Hungary, America. George Soros is a denoted as a philanthropist, business magnate, an investor and an author at the age of 86 years. In our 21st century, George Soros is considered among the most successful investors. George Soros is recorded to be having a net worth of $25.2 billion by May 2017. Using his net worth, George Soros is among the 30 richest people in the world.George Soros went to school as well. He attended the London School of Economics. He got awarded the Bachelor’s degree. He is also a graduate of a master’s degree in Philosophy. George Soros is a married man. His wife and he are blessed with 6 children and grandchildren.At the onset of his business career, George Soros took various jobs he could meet on the way. These jobs opened eyes for later business opportunities.
George Soros started Merchant banks, the Double Eagle in 1969 as his first hedge fund. All the returns realized from the first hedge Double Eagle funded the Soros Fund Management in 1970 as the second hedge.In politics, George Soros stretched his hand. He funded the American liberal and American progressive in their political ventures. This, he is done through his Open Society Foundations. From the start of 1979 to 2011, George Soros in total donated $11 billion to help give a livelihood to various philanthropic events. In civic initiatives in the year 2017, George Soros has donated $12 billion to support such events. The funds that were donated by George Soros were given out to help to reduce poverty, help students acquire their academic dreams, and increase transparency.In the late 80s and 90s, George Soros got actively involved in diplomatic transitions. This was a transition that took place in Eastern Europe from communism to capitalism.
In his Hometown University, he has supported the European University.In the political events, George Soros has extended his helping hand. In the election years 2003 and 2004, George Soros gave $23,581 to 527 groups. This is per the information found in the Centre for Responsive Politics. These groups that he supported were to fight and see President Bush out of the White House. George Soros resorted to supporting a newly formed group, the Democracy Alliance after President Bush’s re-election. The Democracy Alliance was formed to in pursuit of rallying for progressive infrastructure in America.$35 million was given as a donation to New York State by George Soros in the August 2009. The purpose of all this was to bless the less privileged parents and children. There was an extension to all those with valid cards. He also added $140 million to the fund that was recovered in 2009 from a federal act.In conclusion, George Soros gave support to center for American Progress and backed President Obama’s re-election in 2012 with $1million.