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hedge fund manager

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.

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.

Interests

  • Other 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