He’s Tigris Group’s present principal and founder. Art collector also serves as the CEO ofThe Electrum Group LLC. Currently based in New York City, The Electrum Group LLC is an asset management, advisory and investment firm that primarily focuses on the natural resources sector.
Thomas Kaplan Net Worth $1.3 Billion
After working as an adviser to hedge funds, Thomas Kaplan founded Apex Silver Mines where he afterwards served as the Chairman and CEO. He was also one of the pioneering teams which discovered the San Cristobal deposit in Bolivia. Today, this mineral deposit is considered as one of the world’s biggest producers of zinc and silver.
It was in 2003 when the advisor co-founded the Leor Exploration & Production LLC. Eventually, this firm became the fastest-growing private hydrocarbon exploration and creation business on the planet. After four years, the advisor sold the business for $2.55 billion to EnCana Oil & Gas (U.S.A) Inc.
He’s now married to Dafna Recanati Kaplan with whom he has three children.