Australian investment manager Kerr Neilson comes with an estimated net worth of $2.8 billion as of May 2015 according to Forbes. Neilson is considered to be among the creators ofPlatinum Asset Management where he currently serves as a managing director. Produced inJohannesburg,South Africain 1950, Kerr Neilson is currently married to his own wife Judith with whom he’s two kids. Collectively, the couple owns an extensive and exquisite assortment of Chinese artwork. Kerr Neilson started hisfinancial direction profession atCourtauldswhich is based in London. In 1983, he moved to Australia from South Africa to head theBankers Trust Australia’sretail funds direction. In 1994, he launched the Platinum Asset Management. The company specializes oninternational equities and currently, it manages $16 billion worth of assets.