Andreas Halvorsen Biography, Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Fact, and More

Andreas Halvorsen

Andreas Halvorsen is a well-known and esteemed investor from Norway. He specializes in the hedge fund industry and is noted for his commercial acumen. He is regarded as one of the world’s foremost professionals in the field. Andreas Halvorsen co-founded Viking Global Investors, a Connecticut-based hedge fund in 1999. Before that he worked seven years for Julian Robertson’s renowned Tiger Management. Now that he is the CEO of Viking, Andreas works tirelessly to increase his wealth.

Andreas Halvorsen Biography And Net Worth

Net Worth6.6 Billion Dollars
NameOle Andreas Halvorsen
Date of Birth1961 
Age61 years
Birth PlaceNorway
SpouseDiane Halvorsen
EducationWilliams College (1986), Stanford University
ProfessionHedge Fund Manager

Andreas Halvorsen Early Life

He was born in Norway in the year 1961. His citizenship is of this nation, where he was raised and went to school. He was a man of extraordinary energy, even in his youth. Andreas Halvorsen attended and graduated from the Norwegian Naval Academy. He eventually joined a Norwegian SEAL team after graduating. Halvorsen enrolled at Williams College for studies. In 1986, he finished his coursework and received his economics degree.

One of Andreas’ earliest insights was the necessity of a formal education to help him acquire the knowledge and abilities he would need to pursue any kind of career in business. After completing his bachelor’s degree, he continued his education and applied for admission in the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. He got accepted into the esteemed institution and in 1990, he received his MBA.

Andreas Halvorsen

Education Career

After completing his education, Halvorsen began working for Morgan Stanley’s investment banking business. After that, he changed places and worked for Tiger Management Corp. There, he worked as a senior managing director, analyst, director of equities and member of the management committee. He was on the supervisory board of Jaguar Fund N.V., the company’s largest fund, as well as the advisory board for Tiger. Halvorsen left Tiger in 1999 to co-found Viking Global Investors. He now leads as CEO of Viking Global Investors along with David Ott and Brian Olson. Viking Global Investors manages more than $30 billion in funds. Viking Global’s activities mainly cover public equity and hedge funds in the global market. Andreas has held important positions at News Corp., Visa and Time Warner in the past.

 Apple was another one of Halvorsen’s significant investments in 2012, but he opted to sell Viking’s entire share in the company during the fourth quarter. In addition to serving on the board of Williams College, Halvorsen is a member of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute’s board of trustees in Williamstown. Prior to this, Halvorsen was a trustee of Greenwich Academy. He has also served as the Advisory Council of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Andreas Halvorsen

Andreas Halvorsen Wife

Diane Halvorsen is Halvorsen’s wife. Together, the couple has three kids.

Andreas Halvorsen Net Worth

 Andreas has a net worth of 6.6 billion dollars as of this writing.  His fortune comes from the massive success of his “Viking Global Investors”.

Andreas Halvorsen Body Features

Skin ColorFair
Hair ColorGrey

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