Ronald Perelman Net Worth
Ronald Perelman net worth: Ronald Perelman is an American businessman and investor who has a net worth of $13 billion dollars. Ronald Perelman is best known for his company MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc. As well as working with a number of business types, such as those dealing with groceries, cigars, licorice, makeup, cars, television, camping supplies, banks, comic book publishing, and more. In 2012, he was listed as the 26th riches American, as well as the 69th richest person in the world. He was born in North Carolina in January of 1943 into a Jewish family. Perelman's father was a successful businessman, and went on to teach his son the ins and outs of running a company. By 11, he regularly attended meetings with his father, and is said to have received very harsh criticism for even the slightest of business-minded mistakes. In 1964 he graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, in business, before receiving his master's in 1966. Perelman has been married five times. His first wife, Faith Golding, was a real estate and banking heir. Together they adopted three children, Steven, Josh, and Hope, before their biological child, Debra, was born. They divorced in 1984. He married a second time, to Claudia Cohen, before having a daughter, Samantha in 1990. The couple divorced in 1993. Perelman married Patricia Duff in 1995; the couple had a daughter, Caleigh, in 1996. The same year the couple divorced. His fourth wife, Ellen Barkin, and he married in 2000, which lasted in 2005. In 2010 he married his fifth and current wife, Anna Chapman, with whom he has two children.