Greenwich, Conn. -- Happy Birthday To Greenwich’s Paul Tudor Jones II!
Paul Tudor Jones II, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 59 Saturday. Jones, born Sept. 28, 1954, in Memphis.
He started his career with working on the trading floors as a clerk and then became a broker for E.F. Hutton.
He founded Tudor Investment Corporation in 1980, a leading asset management firm headquartered in Greenwich. As of March, he was estimated to have a net worth of $3.6 billion by Forbes Magazine and ranked as the 108th richest American and 376th richest person in the world.
He is a former chairman of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and currently chairs the Everglades Foundation.
He donated $35 million to University of Virginia for the construction of a new basketball arena. He also has made donations to numerous political candidates.