George Soros is a great investor of Jewish origin who has made it big despite being an alien though he is an American Citizen as at now. He has not had it easy since he had to face the Nazi Occupation intolerance of 1944 to 1945, which he and his family escaped Hungary through pretense. Congratulatory though, they helped other families escape through falsifying identification papers and George Soros’s lacrosse camp. What a satisfaction!
When the war surged, he relocated from Budapest to London. He worked as a railway porter during the day and as a nightclub waiter at night. The small he got, he rationally used it to fund his education at the London School of Economics. After that, he would move into the United States searching for a better employment and life. Fortunate enough, he got a firsthand link with finance and investment spheres and what George Soros knows.
George Soro being a sharp hedge fund manager who could tell a loss/ profit from a far decided to do sole proprietorship. He established a privately held hedge fund, the Soros Fund Management. Using prior knowledge and experience in investment, he made a big fortune to become one of the wealthiest people in America. When success came, George Soros found it wise to give a hand back to the society and learn more about George Soros.
Motivated by Karl Popper’s Open Society and its Enemies book which emphasized the need to respect individual rights, freedom of expression and democratic governance, George Soros established the Open Society Foundation. This would foster justice, equality, accountable government, transparency, and expression. The Open Society Foundations which is a network of foundations, projects and programs has actively done community service in 100 countries across United States, Asia, and Africa and Follow his Twitter.
About George Soros
He is a businessman, hedge fund manager, entrepreneur who in his 80s in doing more of philanthropic acts with a close focus on those marginalized or discriminated for who they are. He is a strong believer of a free society where are should be treated equally and fairly. George Soros is the founder and owner of Quantum fund and Soros Fund Management which are investment avenues for those trading in securities and more information click here.
George Soros advocated for political and government reforms. He strongly opposed President Bush re-election where he even donated towards the same. He has been against unfair governance, same-sex marriage, sex workers, drug abuse and also supported Europe Roman National. In 1979, he supported Education of black students during the apartheid era. He established the Central Europe University and encouraged cultural exchange. George Soros funds lawsuits of individuals held unlawfully by the government. At his old age, he still monitors his projects launched through Open Society Foundations.
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