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Personality of the Week-Michael Bloomberg

bloombergBorn in February 14, 1942, Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American business politician, magnate, and philanthropist. He proudly worked as New York City’s 108th Mayor and has been holding office for three great succeeding terms starting with his very first election back in 2001. He has a net worth of more than $33 billion and ranks in the eleventh-richest one in the USA as well as the sixteenth-wealthiest in the entire world.

Michael is the founder as well as 88% owner of Bloomberg L.P. It is the global financial data as well as Media Company famous for its Bloomberg Terminal.

Bloomberg started his great career at the Salomon Brothers securities brokerage before establishing his firm back in 1981. Then he spent the next two decades as its CEO and chairman.

In 2008 and 2012, he was very often mentioned as a probable candidate for the U.S. presidential elections as well as for New York Governor back in 2010. He has not accepted to pursue either office, instead choosing to continue to be the Mayor of New York. He has so far done a fantastic job

Bill de Blasio succeeded Bloomberg as New York City’s Mayor on January 1, 2014.

 

 

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