Leon Black Net Worth

How much is Leon Black Worth?

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Leon Black net worth:
$5.4 Billion

Leon Black Net Worth: Leon Black is an American entrepreneur who has a net worth of $5.4 billion. Born Leon David Black in 1951, he serves as the Chairman of the Board, CEO and Director of Apollo Global Management, a private equity firm. Son of a prominent Jewish businessman Eli M. Black who owned the United Brand Company, Black started his career as Managing Director, Head of the Mergers & Acquisitions Group, and co-head of the Corporate Finance Department at Drexel Burnham Lambert Incorporated, a famous investment bank, from 1977 to its collapse in 1990. The same year, together with several colleagues, he founded Apollo Global Management, a company that specializes in leveraged buyout transactions and purchases of distressed securities involving corporate restructuring, industry consolidations, and special situations. A graduate of Dartmouth College, who also holds an MBA from Harvard University, Black has doubled the value of the company's shares in the past year, and the company paid out a record $1.32 dividend. He is also a trustee of Mt. Sinai Hospital, The Asia Society, The Museum of Modern Art, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Leon Black Net Worth

Leon Black

Businessperson
Date of Birth
1951
Profession
Businessperson, Financier
Nationality
United States of America
Nicknames
Leon D Black
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