Thomas Fahr Steyer is a famous American Billionaire Hedge fund manager who is also a great philanthropist, liberal activist, environmentalist, and fundraiser also. He had founded the Farallon Capital, and he was also the partner at Hellman & Friedman Company. He and his wife donated half of their earnings to the charity and then in the year 2012, he sold his stake and got retired from the Farallon Capital.
Later on, he launched Next Gen America which is an NGO for health care, education, and environment. He was among the board of trustees at Stanford University from the year 2012 to the year 2017. To know the net worth of Tom Steyer in 2019, you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 27th June in the year 1957 in New York City to Marnie and Roy Henry Steyer. His father was a partner in law firm of Sullivan and Cromwell in New York while his mother was a remedial reading teacher. His mother was Episcopalian while his father was a Jewish. He used to go to Buckley School and then he attended Philips Exeter Academy after which he completed his graduation from the Yale University. He was the captain of the soccer team at Yale, and then he got the degree of MBA from the Stanford Business School.
He got married to Kathryn Ann Taylor in the year 1986, and his wife completed her graduation from Harvard College. Both of them have four children, and both of them are involved in the philanthropic works. He has been able to get various awards for being a philanthropist and supporting various campaigns and magazines.
Career, Awards & Nominations
When he completed his graduation, he began his career at Morgan Stanley in the year 1979. After two years, he did MBA and started working at Goldman Sachs and worked there for two years. Later on, he became the pattern of a private equity firm and then in the year 1986; he founded Farallon Capital in San Francisco. He is a famous fundraiser and Democratic activist, and then he was able to raise money in the year 2000 for Bill Bradley. He also became the prolific fundraiser of Barack Obama.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Tom Steyer is $1.7 billion which he has earned by working as a fund manager and businessman. He is also a philanthropist and great environmentalist along with being an asset manager. He has completed graduation in Economics and Political Science. He did MBA from the Stanford University, and then he became businessman by working hard in his career.
Tom Steyer is a nice person who has been in the asset companies and also he worked as a leader in politics. Later on, he got interested in philanthropic works and donated a huge amount of money to charities and various institutions. He and his wife both are good-hearted people who have always helped poor people to live a better life.