Several of Americas wealthiest residents live in Grenwich, the town farthest south in Fairfield County, according to the latest Forbes Magazine list of the worlds richest people.
Steve Cohen, a hedge fund manager worth approximately $8 billion, resides in Greenwich. He is tied for 114th on the latest Forbes list. The list does not end there. Greenwich resident Ray Dalio, who also works with hedge funds, has an estimated worth of $6 billion. Investor Edward Lampert, worth $3.6 billion, also calls Greenwich home. So does Paul Tudor Jones, currently worth $3.3 billion, hedge fund manager Stephen Mandel, worth $1.7 billion, Thomas Peterffy of Interactive Brokers Group, worth more than $1.4 billion, and investor C. Dean Metropoulos, worth $1.2 billion.
Richard Chilton Jr., who works with hedge funds and is worth $1.7 billion, lives in Darien.
Two other Connecticut residents made the billionaires list. Subway restaurants founder Peter Buck, worth $1.8 billion, lives in Danbury. Karen Pritzker, whose family started the Hyatt Hotels chain, is worth $1.7 billion. She resides in Branford.
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