American businessman George Roberts has an estimated net worth of $4.1 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. He is known to be among the founders of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts. George Roberts is currently married to Linnea Conrad. He has three kids named Eric, Mark, and Courtney.
George Roberts Net Worth $4.1 Billion
In 1976, the trio left Bear Sterns and formed Kohlberg Kravis Roberts. The Hillman Family was among their very first investors. In 1989, the firm led the acquisition ofRJR Nabisco for $25 billion. In July 2010, the organization went public. Now, the firm helps more than 50 businesses and rentals over 6500 individuals, earning them a gain of $100 million. In the late 1960’s, he joined Bear Stearns and by 1970’s, he became an official partner of the firm. Collectively with Henry Kravis and Jerome Kohlberg, the trio made several successful leveraged buy out transactions. Among their very first successful deals were the acquisition of Orkin Exterminating Company, Stern Metals, Incom, Cobblers Industries, Boren Clay,Eagle Motors, Barrows and Thompson Wire.