David E. Shaw Net Worth, Biography And Facts

David E. Shaw Net Worth:

US$ 6.5 billion

David E. Shaw Biography

David Elliot Shaw (born March 29, 1951) is an American billionaire scientist and former hedge fund manager. He founded D. E. Shaw & Co., a hedge fund company which was once described by Fortune magazine as "the most intriguing and mysterious force on Wall Street". A former assistant professor in the computer science department at Columbia University, Shaw made his fortune exploiting inefficiencies in financial markets with the help of state-of-the-art high speed computer networks. In 1996, Fortune magazine referred to him as "King Quant" because of his firm's pioneering role in high-speed quantitative trading. In 2001, Shaw turned to full-time scientific research in computational biochemistry, more specifically molecular dynamics simulations of proteins.

How much is David E. Shaw worth in 2021?

According to our sources, the net worth of David E. Shaw for 2021 is US$ 6.5 billion (as of April 6th, 2021).

Other David E. Shaw Facts

David E. Shaw Profile
Born March 29, 1951 (age 70)
Nationality American
Education University of California, San Diego
Stanford University
Occupation Investor, computational biochemist, and former hedge fund manager
Known for Founding and managing D. E. Shaw & Co.
Net worth US$ 6.5 billion
Spouse(s) Beth Kobliner
Children 3