Net Worth: $1.95 Billion
- Source of Wealth Pacific Investment Management (PIMCO)
- Birth Place Middletown, Ohio, USA
- Marital Status Married (Sue J. Gross)
- Full Name William Hunt Gross
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth April 13, 1944
- Ethnicity Caucasian
- Occupation Businessman
- Education University of California, Los Angeles, Duke University
- Children 3
About Bill Gross
American author and financial manager Bill Gross has an estimated net worth of $1.95 billion as of April 2016 according to Forbes. Most of his net worth is derived from Pacific Investment Management (PIMCO) which he co-founded.
William Hunt Gross was born on April 13, 1944 in Middletown, Ohio. He attended Duke University where he finished his degree in Psychology. He then studied at the University of California Los Angeles, Anderson School of Management where he earned his MBA. William Gross is currently married to Sue J. Gross with whom he has one child. Gross has two other children from previous relationships. He is known to be an avid stamp collector and active philanthropist. In fact, Gross and his wife founded William and Sue Gross Family Foundation which donates staggering amount of funds to Doctors Without Borders and the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum and Columbia University.
Called by New York Times as “the nation’s most prominent bond investor”, Bill Gross is currently managing the Total Return fund of PIMCO which is considered as the largest mutual funds of the world that focuses primarily on bonds. As of December 2012, PIMCO has been managing more than $2 trillion worth of assets worldwide.