Leon G. Cooperman currently remains as the Chief Executive Officer, founder and Chairman of the Board of Omega Advisors, Inc., an investment advisory company in New York that manages over $6 billion worth of assets. In 2012, he was named among the50 Most Influential persons in the planet by the Bloomberg Markets Magazine.
Leon G. Cooperman Net Worth $2.5 Billion
Of Jewish lineage, Leon G. Cooperman was born on April 25, 1943. He’s an alumnus of Hunter College and Columbia University where he earned his MBA degree. He’s currently married to his own wife Toby, with whom he has two kids named Michael and Wayne. After graduating from Columbia Business Schoolin 1967, Cooperman started working for Goldman Sachs where he spent the next 22 years of his life. In 1989, he started working as the CEO and chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management.