Bill Ackman: Family, Spouse, Children, Dating, Net Worth, Nationality and More

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William Albert Ackman, better known as Bill Ackman, is an American activist investor, a hedge fund manager, film producer, investor, and philanthropist. He is famously known as the CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management and also for shorting MBIA’s bonds during the 2008’s financial crisis. Currently, he stated that Pershing Square’s loss on Herbalife would be capped by 3%.

Career Highlights

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After his graduation from Harvard Business School, with his classmate David P. Berkowitz, he founded Gotham Partners. It was a small investment firm that aimed at a varied portfolio of public companies. After a decade of operation and despite early success, the fund closed down in 2002, which was caused due to an open public challenge from outside investors and poor golf course investment.

Family and Personal Life

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He married on July 10, 1994, to Karen Ann Herskovitz, who is a landscape architect and a graduate of Harvard University. They have three children. On December 22, 2016, it was reported that they filed for a 9-figure divorce.

Family Information
Wife/Spouse (Name):Neri Oxman (m. 2019), Karen Ann Herskovitz (m. 1994–2017)
Children/KidsYes (3)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)N/A
Civil StatusMarried

Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts

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More Interesting Facts
Full/Real NameWilliam Albert Ackman
Gender (Biological)Male
Age (as of today)56 years
Date of BirthMay 11, 1966
Place of BirthNew York, United States
NationalityAmerican
Height1.9 m, 6 feet 3 inches
WeightN/A
Net Worth / Wealth$2 billion
OccupationHedge Fund Manager, Investor, Philanthropist

Height, Weight, and Age

Bill Ackman's height is quite tall measuring 1.9 m. Being born on May 11, 1966, translates to an age of 56 years as of todays date (June 28, 2022).

Quotes

Investing is a business where you can look very silly for a long period of time before you are proven right.

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I think the hedge-fund industry has taken a reputational turn for the worse, this dog-eat-dog stuff. I’m not just talking about Herbalife or J. C. Penney, but in other situations where the media really focuses on who’s long and who’s short. I don’t think it’s a good thing for the industry.

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I love what I do. I don’t do it for the money. I work on behalf of investors that I like and want to do well for. I’m a competitive person.

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If you look at the great frauds of all time, Enron had that phantom trading floor. What Herbalife has is it has phantom or fictitious customers.

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If I believe that I am right, I will take it to the end of the earth until I am proven right.

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