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Leon Black Net Worth

Leon Black Net Worth

Net Worth: $4.92 Billion

  • Source of Wealth Private equity
  • Marital Status Married (Debra Ressler)
  • Full Name Leon David Black
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth July 31, 1951
  • Occupation Businessman, Founder of Apollo Management
  • Education Dartmouth College, Harvard Business School
  • Children 4
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About Leon Black

Leon Black is an American businessman who has an estimated net worth of $4.92 billion as of March 2017, according to Bloomberg.

Before pursuing his business venture, Leon Black worked as managing director for theĀ investment bank, Drexel Burnham Lambert from 1977 to 1990. He co-founded a private equity firm, Apollo Global Management.

His company expanded its geographic scope and raised its first CLO funds in the region in 2013. The following year, they started to invest minerals rights assets with Double Eagle Energy Holdings.

Leon David Black was born on July 31, 1951. He is married to Broadway producer Debra Ressler and has four children.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Leon Black's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2017
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Earnings 2017 $5.5 Billion
Earnings 2016 $5 Billion
Asset 2016

Estimated purchase value of the seven-bedroom mansion bought from Hollywood actor Tom Cruise in Beverly Hills, California

Earnings 2015 $5 Billion
Earnings 2014 $5.2 Billion
Earnings 2013 $5.2 Billion
Earnings 2012 N/A
Earning Turned Donation 2012

Amount donated to Dartmouth College

Earnings 2011 $3.5 Billion
Earnings 2010 $2.5 Billion
Earnings 2007 N/A
Earning Turned Donation 2007

Amount donated to Melanoma Research Alliance

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