Net Worth: $3.2 Billion
- Source of Wealth Pharmaceutical
- Birth Place Amristar, India
- Marital Status Widowed (Editha)
- Full Name John Kapoor
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Indian
- Occupation Pharmaceutical Entrepreneur
- Education University of Buffalo
- Children 4
About John Kapoor
John Kapoor is an American entrepreneur which has an estimated net worth of $3.2 billion as of May 2015 according to Forbes.
John Kapoor started his career in 1972 when he joined a pharmaceutical company, LyphoMed upon completion of his Ph.D. He became the CEO of the company in 1983 and publicly took over. After a decade from the company, he sold his share and earned $100 million.
He established two pharmaceutical companies, Akron in 1990 and INSYS Therapeutics that went public on May 2014. Kapoor owns a large stake in Akron.
John Kapoor was born in Amristar, India, and migrated to the United States in 1964 when he studied pharmaceutical sciences at University of Buffalo.