Bill Ackman Net Worth and Biography
Bill Ackman Biography
Bill Ackman is a well-known hedge fund manager.
Bill Ackman is the founder and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management, a hedge fund management firm.
Ackman refers to himself as an “activist investor.”
On July 22, 2020, his Blank-Check Business started trading.
He was born in Chappaqua, New York, on May 11, 1966, to Ronnie I. (née Posner) and Lawrence David Ackman. His father, David, was the founder of the Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group in New York. He is descended from a Jewish family.
In 1992, Ackman co-founded the investment company Gotham Partners with fellow Harvard graduate David P. Berkowitz. The firm has made several small investments in public corporations. In 1995, he formed a partnership with the insurance and real estate company Leucadia National to bid for Rockefeller Center, but they were unsuccessful.
He founded Pershing Square Capital Management in 2004 with $54 million from his funds and assistance from his former business partner Leucadia National. In December 2007, his funds held a 10% interest in Target Corporation, estimated at $4.2 billion.
Ackman Bill Birthday , AGE and celebrations
Ackman is 54 years old, having been born on May 11, 1966.
Every year on May 11th, he marks his birthday, and in 2021, he will be 55.
Bill Ackman Height And Body Weight
Bill, a man of medium size, stands at 5’9′ tall (1.752 M). As of 2020, he still weights 75 kilograms. His weight is prone to fluctuation due to a variety of causes. We’re keeping a close eye on him and will keep this page updated as new information becomes available.
Bill Ackman Education
For his education, Ackman received his bachelor of arts degree magna cum laude in the Committee on Degrees in Social Studies from Harvard College in 1988.
At Harvard, his thesis was titled “Scaling the Ivy Wall: the Jewish and Asian American Experience in Harvard Admissions.” Later on, he received an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1992.
Bill Ackman Family
- Karen Ann Herskovitz-Former spouse
- Lawrence Ackman-Father
- Ronnie I. Ackman-Mother
- Jeanne Ackman-Sister
Bill Ackman Wife
Ackman has been married twice. He married his first wife, a landscape architect who has focused her career on public work as a designer for the Central Park Conservancy, Karen Herskovitz, in 1994. The couple later divorced in 2017.
On Jan. 19 at Central Synagogue in New York, Neri Oxman and husband William Albert Ackman tied the knot. Rabbi Angela Buchdahl officiated their wedding ceremony. Oxman is an American professor at the MIT Media Lab.
Bill Ackman Children
He has three children: Eloise Ackman, Lucy Ackman, and Liza Ackman, all from his previous marriage with landscape architect Karen Ann Herskovitz.
Bill Ackman House
In 2018 Ackman bought a 3-room penthouse on the Upper West Side for o $22.5 million. For the first time in 40 years, the four-bedroom home at 6 West 77th Street was formerly owned by the late author, Nancy Friday.
Bill Ackman Networth
Ackman has an estimated net worth of .6 billion. He has gained most of his wealth from his long career as an investor. He has en involved with various controversial bets.
Bill Ackman Book
- Confidence Game: How Hedge Fund Manager Bill Ackman Called Wall Street’s Bluff-Christine S. Richard, 2010
- Fooling Some of the People All of the Time: A Long, Short Story-David Einhorn, 2007
- Quality of Earnings-Thornton L. O’glove, 1987
- When the Wolves Bite: Two Billionaires, One Company, and an Epic Wall Street Battle-Scott Wapner, 2018