George Soros is a Hungarian-American major investor, business tycoon, and philanthropist. He is ranked among the 30 wealthiest individuals in the world. Born in August 1930, in Budapest, George Soros has turned out to be one of the most successful business investors worldwide. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree at the London School of Economics and later graduated with master’s degree in philosophy. He started his business career from various merchant banks. His first was in 1969. He garnered profits, which became the capital for his business, Soros Fund Management. George Soros’ first client was Quantum Fund, where Soros served as the chief adviser.
Apart from his impetus in business, George Soros has an interest in politics. According to George, politics also affects the financial markets and the living standards of the people. He is one of the liberals who supported Hillary Clinton. George and several other wealthy liberals expended tens of million dollars to promote Hillary Clinton’s manifesto and political cause on Forbes. These tycoons met in a closed-door gathering in Washington recently in efforts to deliberate on how they could retool the remaining funds. The Democratic Alliance donor club is quite influential. It sponsored the conference held at Mandarin Oriental Hotel, a pricey hotel in Washington.
The meeting also featured various leaders including liberal groups and unions, such as Nancy Pelosi, who is a House Democratic leader. Elizabeth Warren and Keith Ellison were also in attendance. Their meeting on opensocietyfoundations.org was the first since Donald Trump took over the presidency. They pledged to stand unshaken to support Hillary Clinton all the way despite the election results. Their agenda was to ensure a continuation or improvement to all the projects and achievements that President Obama had implemented. George Soros indicated that the push for a just and equitable nation is their driving force.
The philanthropic investor had committed over 25 million dollars in support of Hillary Clinton and other Democratic candidates, including their plans and causes on Politico. George Soros is well known for his generous political giving because of his passion for justice and equity throughout the country. He conducted a risky business that led to a 24.9 billion worth of fortune. This earnings made it more convenient for Soros to sponsor these Democratic candidates. George Soros has been Clinton’s friends and allies for more than 25 years. This would be his first conference as he purposed to watch Clinton giving out a speech.
George’s associates observed that he had become more politically engaged than he has ever been for many years. His motivation was his belief in Clinton’s ability. George had Michael Vachon as his boss as well as his political adviser. Michael had also been a consistent financial donor to many Democratic causes. This time round, the political stake was at their highest. George and his associates had been pushing for the criminal justice and immigration reforms alongside religious tolerance. George Soros has participated in different activities in support for humanity. He did this through different reforms, Democratic causes and the freedom marches.