Who is Sanford Weill?
He is an American banker, financier, and philanthropist. He was born in 1933 in New York. He is married to Joan Weill. They have 2 children. Weill was the owner of the yacht April Fool.
He is a former chief executive officer and chairman of Citigroup. He got his first job on Wall Street in 1955 – as a runner for Bear Stearns.
He founded his own brokerage firm, which through a series of mergers and acquisitions, became one of the industry’s largest firms.
Ultimately he owned the Travelers Group, which merged with Citicorp to form Citigroup in 1998 – the largest merger in history at the time.
Sanford Weill Net Worth
His net worth is $ 1 billion.
He is an active philanthropist, donating to education and health.
In 2016 Sanford and his wife donated US$ 185 million to the University of California to fund a new center for neuroscience research.
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Sanford Weill House
Sandy and his wife Joan Weill live in a large house in Greenwich, Connecticut
Yacht April Fool
Weill owns a Bombardier Global 6000 private jet with registration N805WM. The jet was built in 2013. A Bombardier Global 6000 has a list price of US$ 50 million. The aircraft can accommodate 16 passengers. The jet is registered to CityGroup.