George Soros was born in the Kingdom of Hungary and had been born during war times. He was alive during the times of Budapest siege and has survived all those wars. He has studied Philosophy at the London School of Economics and graduated from the same school in the year 1951. He graduated with Masters in Philosophy from the same Univesity in the year 1954. George is currently the 19th richest man in the whole World according to the Forbes Magazine released in February 2017.When George Soros graduated from London School of Economics, he applied for several jobs without considerations. He decided to take over the role of a sales executive in a foods store.
He says that that was lowest moment of his life. He struggled to get the basics despite having a masters degree in Philosophy. He applied for so many jobs but still was not lucky until the year 1954 when he was employed as a finance assistant at a company called Singer & Friedlander that was located in London. Finance clerk was still a small position for him. In 1954, he moved to F.M. Mayer and specialized in stock. He was allocated the department of European stock. He joined Wertheim & Co. as an analyst in the year 1959. He saved $500,000 for a period of five years and later went back to England to further his Philosophy studies. He kept on developing his stocks experience and eventually became a professional.
Later in the year 1963, he joined Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder as the company’s vice president.That was the time he had the relevant and sound experience to make him the best investor. He invested $100,000. In 1969, he set up Double Edge.After being in employment for many years, he decided to form his own company by name Soros Fund Management. He became the company’s chairman. Then he decided to resign from the board of Double Edge Fund board. This was because of the conflicts of interests that might affect the company.
After sometimes, he formed Soros Fund and then met with members of Double Edge and pleaded them to transfer their shares. His company grew within a short period and by 2017 February, Forbes had already listed him as the 19th richest man in the world.George Solos have also been one of the World’s people working towards ensuring there is good governance across the globe. He has funded civil society groups that work towards ensuring there is good governance in almost all the World’s continents. He has also offered so many scholarships to students pursuing University education. He has paid schools fees for students joining schools but cannot be able to raise the required fees. He is the World most recognized forex guru.