Net Worth: $500 Million
- Source of Wealth FriendFinder Networks, Inc., Marc Bell Capital Partners, Penthouse
- Birth Place United States of America
- Full Name Marc Bell
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth 1967
- Ethnicity Caucasian
- Occupation Businessman
- Education New York University, Babson College
About Marc Bell
American entrepreneur Marc Bell has an estimated net worth of $500 million in 2012. He is a managing partner at Managing Partner of Marc Bell Capital Partners LLC which is currently based in Boca Raton Florida. Founded in 2003, the firm holds investments in real estate, internet, publishing and entertainment ventures.
Prior to his successful ventures on mortgage backed security, Marc Bell spent ten years of his life working for FriendFinder Networks Inc. as its Chief Executive Officer. This social networking site eventually became one of the world’s largest website holding companies with more than 500,000 active users and 48,000 websites.
Marc Bell has also worked for Globix Corporation as its CEO and Chairman. In 2003, he founded Marc Bell Capital. Bell is also a producer of many musical, plays and full length motion pictures. He is also a partner in many restaurants and night clubs in Seattle, Miami Beach and New York City.
In 2009, he co-founded the publicly traded ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc which invests on residential mortgage backed securities. He is also a general partner at the Barbican Capital Management, a hedge fund that focuses on publicly traded equity securities in the U.S.
It was in October 2011 when he co-founded the publicly traded REIT Javelin Mortgage Investment Corp. He currently sits on the company’s board of directors. With more than $1 billion assets, Javelin Mortgage Investment Corp invests on non-agency and agency residential mortgage backed securities.