In an article featured in Forbes, we review information about George Soros, a naturalized American citizen. George Soros was born in Hungary and later on in life made a getaway to England and studied at the London School of Economics. During his studies, Soros worked as a waiter and railway porter prior to working at a merchant bank. At the merchant bank, Soros initiated his career in the world of finance. Soros moved to the United States of America in the 1960’s and made New York, NY his home. He joined the workforce on Wall Street and in 1969 he began his first hedge fund with the value of U$12 million. George Soros’ hedge fund became famous and was called the “Quantum Fund”. In the 90’s, Stan Druckenmiller and George Soros stepped up to fame, and Soros was considered the man who broke the Bank of England because he shorted the British pound and made incredible profits. George Soros currently works as an investor through his office, the Soros Fund Management. This fund is said to be worth approximately U$30 billion in assets. George Soros recently hired Dawn Fitzpatrick to be the head of his investment portfolio as the CIO of Soros Fund Management. Fitzpatrick is a prominent person on Wall Street and is an admired woman and has been commended for her amazing results.
George Soros still maintains connections with Europe and is featured in a Politico 28 article that describes how Soros established the Open Society Foundation in 1984, which was intended to deliver photocopiers to universities, libraries and civil society groups in his homeland, Hungary. USSR had dominated Hungary and its citizens had not been able to reprint prohibited publications. Ever since 1984, George Soros aids nations in establishing democracy and free markets as a Warsaw Pact advisor. The Open Society Foundation has been imperative in removing many European dictatorial leaders from power. In the year 2000, George Soros protected Serbians by assisting in removing Slobodan Milošević from power. Soros has supported almost identical actions in Ukraine from 2004 all the way to 2014. Read more about George at The New York Times.
In the USA, George Soros plays an essential role in the Democratic Party. Soros actively supports the Black Lives Matter cause. George Soros seeks affirmative change with the network of Open Society Foundations, which is present in one hundred plus countries all over the world. Learn more about his profile at Forbes.com.