Biography - A Short Wiki
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The business world requires some true gems who by discovering new tactics and strategies can add an exponential benefit to the economy. David Tepper is one such big name in the business and investing circles around the United States. He is famous for investing in “distress companies.” He stands completely out of the league with his unique investment style.
David Tepper has been very successful throughout the years.
David Tepper did his MBA in 1982 and then did a job in the treasury department of Republic Steel in Ohio. Later on, from 1985 to 1992, David was recruited in Goldman Sachs, where he primarily worked in the field of bankruptcy.
Family and Personal Life
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David Tepper married Marlene Resnick in 1986, and they have three children together named Brian, Randi, and Casey. David and Marlene gave their most significant gift worth $67 million in 2013 to Carnegie Mellon University, after which Tepper School of Business was named after him. The couple reportedly divorced in 2014.
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Marlene Resnick Tepper (m. 1986)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Casey Tepper, Brian Tepper, Randi Tepper)|
Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||David Alan Tepper|
|Age (as of today)||65 years|
|Date of Birth||September 11, 1957|
|Place of Birth||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Height||1.75 m, 5 feet 9 inches|
|Weight||85 kg, 187.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$12 billion|
|Occupation||Billionaire Businessman, Hedge Fund Manager, Philanthropist|
Height, Weight, and Age
David Tepper's height is pretty average measuring 1.75 m. David Tepper weighs 85 kg. Being born on September 11, 1957, translates to an age of 65 years as of todays date (October 4, 2022).
I’m just a regular upper-middle-class guy who happens to be a billionaire.David Tepper
When we started Appaloosa, we were going to name it Pegasus because everyone was using Greek names. We filed the name. We paid $300, and they said you cannot use it because it is taken. Pegasus Funds. Then we said Pegasus is kind of a horse. We did not want to be the Unicorn Fund. So we pulled out a horse book.David Tepper
I was never afraid to go back to Pittsburgh and work in the steel mills.David Tepper
I could buy an island. I could buy a private jet – but I have NetJets.David Tepper
I left Goldman Sachs. I was thinking about going to another Wall Street place. I didn’t want to do that. That was crazy. After you work on Wall Street, it’s a choice: would you rather work at McDonald’s or on the sell side? I would choose McDonald’s over the sell side.David Tepper