Ken Fisher Net Worth $2.4 Billion
Born in 1950, Kenneth Lawrence Fisher is an investment analyst, and a regular columnist for the Forbes magazine. In 1979, he founded Fisher Investments an investment management firm, which offers global equity for institutional clients and high net worth individuals.
The firm’s clients include fortune 500 companies, endowments and foundations. Fisher currently owns 95% stake in the firm with over $40 billion assets under management. He is also charitable and philanthropic. In 2012, Fisher and his wife gave $7.5million to fund an infectious-disease centre.
Ken has been writing for the Forbes Portfolio Strategy Column for the last 29 years, which makes him one of the longest-running columnists for Forbes magazine. He has also authored ten books 5 of which have become national bestsellers.
His prowess in the financial industry has made him the recipient of several awards and recognitions. Investment Advisor magazine named him one of the most influential individuals in the investment industry. He has also been profiled in numerous books for pioneering and popularizing the price-to-sales ratio.
His passion for forestry saw him pay $4 million for 2000 acres of redwood timber. In March 2014, Forbes ranked him No. 258 on the list of richest Americans. His net worth is estimated at $2.4 billion.