About Ken Fisher
It has been calculated that the total estimate of Ken Fisher net worth is as high as 1.9 billion dollars, which makes him one of the richest people in the world. Ken Fisher has become famous thanks to his career as a stock investor. Ken Fisher is mostly known for his work with Forbes, where he is a portfolio strategy columnist. There, he writes a column once per month. His work in Forbes made him a well known person and also added up a lot to the total amount of Ken Fisher net worth. In addition to working in this magazine, he has also written for some other financial related magazines. Moreover, he has written eight books about finances. Sales of them have also added up to the total size of Ken Fisher net worth. Ken Fisher has also written some research work about behavioral finances.
Ken Fisher is an owner of his company called Fisher Investments, where he served as a CEO and chairman. The company is based in California and it aims at money management. Ken Fisher is also an owner of a few commercial properties in Washington as well as in California. Ken Fisher’s name is also included in a couple of lists made by Forbes, such as richest Americans and world billionaires. He has also been called by a lot of sources as one of the most influential people in the world. Also, in the United States Ken Fisher is regarded as the largest wealth manager.
In 2012, he became famous for his philanthropic efforts too, when he together with his wife donated 7.5 million dollars to John Hopkins University, aim of which was to establish a new infectious disease center. Six years before that, Ken Fisher donated 3.5 million dollars for the Kenneth L. Fisher Chair.
Giving some personal details about him, Ken Fisher was born in San Francisco, California in 1950. He was born in a family, where he was raised with his two brothers and he is the youngest son. His father was also a well known writer, Philip A. Fisher, who has authored a book called “Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits”. Ken Fisher was studying at Humboldt State University, where he wanted to focus on forestry. However, in 1972 he graduated with earning his degree in economy. In 2007, the university presented him with the Distinguished Alumni Award. Thus, it started his accolades, which he has received even more in his career.