John Kapoor Net Worth

Net Worth: $3.2 Billion
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Pharmaceutical
  • Birth Place:

    Amristar, India
  • Marital Status:

    Widowed (Editha)
  • Full Name:

    John Kapoor
  • Nationality:

    American
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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.