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Bruce Stanley Kovner

Bruce Stanley Kovner, American hedge fund manager. Named one of The World's Richest People, Forbes magazine, since 2001, Forbes 400: Richest Americans, 2009. Founder, chairman School Choice Scholarships Foundation; chairman board directors Juillard School, New York City; board directors American Enterprise Institute, Manhattan Institute, Lincoln Center Performing Arts.

Background

  • Kovner, Bruce Stanley was born on February 25, 1945 in Brooklyn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard College, 1966. Student, Harvard John F. Kennedy School Government.

    Career

    • Consultant University Pennsylvania Fels Center Government, 1970—1976, United States Congress, National Science Foundation, New York State Council Environmental Advisors. Vice president to senior vice president Commodities Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1977—1983. Founder, chairman Caxton Associates LLC, New York City, since 1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Founder, chairman School Choice Scholarships Foundation. Chairman board directors Juillard School, New York City. Board directors American Enterprise Institute, Manhattan Institute, Lincoln Center Performing Arts.

    Personality

    Interests

    Piano.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Peter, 1973 (divorced 1998). Children: Rachel, Katherine, Jacob. Married Susan Fairchild, 2007.
    • spouses: Sarah Peter
    • Susan Fairchild
    • children: Rachel Kovner
    • Katherine Kovner
    • Jacob Kovner
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    Born February 25, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      Harvard College
    • 1970 - 1976
      Consultant, University Pennsylvania Fels Center Government
    • 1977 - 1983
      vice president, to senior vice president Commodities Corporation
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States