Hedge fund managers are in the business of making money, and these ten investors are the best—and the richest—in the game.
10. David E. Shaw
Net worth: $4.1 billion
Computer scientist and computational biochemist David Shaw started his hedge fund company D. E. Shaw & Co in 1988. Although Shaw still serves as CEO of his company, his focus lies on his biochemistry company, D. E. Shaw Research. He’s even on President Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology!
(photo via D.E. Shaw Research)