Net Worth: $3.7 Billion
- Source of Wealth Manufacturing
- Marital Status Divorced (N/A)
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth 1956
- Ethnicity American
- Occupation Businessman
- Education Walt Whitman High School, Miami University
- Children 2 (N/A)
About Mitchell Rales
With a net worth of approximately $3.7 billion in April 2016, Mitchell Rales is the richest person in Maryland. Although early on he began working for his father’s real estate firm, he left this field, and started his work in the finance sector in 1979, and began an equity holding group with his brother. He has amassed a majority of his financial gain from the Danaher Corporation, which he has been a board member for since 1983.
Currently serving as a board member for Danaher, he also serves on a number of different boards, and is a member of the board of directors for a number of organizations. Some organizations he is tied to includes: the Hirshhorn Museum, and the National Gallery of Arts. Although he has a part in these organizations, he is most known for his business expertise, and work ethic, which began early on when he started working for his father’s organization and eventually built his own name with his company, Danaher Corporation.