Alec Gores Net Worth
Alec Gores net worth: Alec Gores is an Israeli-American businessman who has a net worth of $2 billion. Alec Gores is a self-made entrepreneur who earned his net worth through leverage buyouts of technology firms. He was born in Nazareth, Israel but grew up in the United States in Flint, Michigan. His father is of Greek descent and his mother Lebanese. He graduated from Genesee High School in Genesee, Michigan then attended Western Michigan University where he earned a degree in computer science. Alec has two brothers they are Tom Gores who is a wealthy financer and Sam Gores who is the head of Paradigm Talent Agency. Gores' son Eric was born with Cerebral palsy (CP); he is a film actor who co-starred in a film written by Tom Arnold. The film titled The Kid & I was released in 2005. Alec Gore is the founder of Executive Business Systems this company grew rapidly and within the company's first seven years employed 200 people. EBS was purchased in 1986 by CONTEL. After the sale Gores started buying, and running non-core businesses from major corporations and began building value in those entities. Later he founded a private equity firm and named the company The Gores Group. He is also the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Gores Group, which is headquartered in Los Angeles.