Thomas Sandell

About Thomas Sandell

Who is it?: Founder, Sandell Asset Management
Birth Place: New York, New York, Sweden

Thomas Sandell Net Worth

Thomas Sandell was born in New York, New York, Sweden, is Founder, Sandell Asset Management. Hedge fund billionaire, turned activist investor, Thomas Sandell runs Sandell Asset Management, which he founded in 1998. Hit hard by the great recession, the credit market specialist has built up his fortune twice. Since 2013, Sandell has shifted tactics and engaged in loud proxy battles with firms like Bob Evans Farms and British transport group FirstGroup. A former badminton champion in his native Sweden, Sandell eventually earned an MBA from Columbia University and in 1988 landed a spot at Bear Stearns, where he worked with famed investment banker Ace Greenberg on such deals as Kirk Kerkorian's attempted buyout of Chrysler.
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💰 Net worth: $1.45 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2009 $1 Billion
2010 $1.1 Billion
2011 $1.1 Billion
2012 $1.1 Billion
2013 $1.2 Billion
2014 $1.3 Billion
2015 $1.3 Billion
2016 $1.3 Billion
2017 $1.3 Billion
2018 $1.45 Billion

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Biography/Timeline

1988

As a Swedish badminton Prodigy, he attended Uppsala University in Sweden where he got his B.A. Spent 2 years in Paris covering European stocks for Atlantic Finance. Then earned M.B.A at Columbia University. Joined Bear Stearns in 1988, was colleague of famed investment banker Ace Greenberg. In 1998, Thomas set up a hedge fund with its headquarters in New York. The company's Business focus on global risk arbitrage, equity special situations and credit opportunities. Its UCITS hedge fund was awarded "Best Performing Risk Arbitrage Fund" by The Hedge Fund Journal, and selected into "The Hedge Fund Hot 100".