179. Jerry Speyer

Forbes - - PROMOTION -

Long­time New York res­i­dent has been a big donor to some of the city’s elite ed­u­ca­tion in­sti­tu­tions, in­clud­ing his alma mater Columbia and his son’s high school. His real es­tate firm Tish­man Speyer has owned, re­de­vel­oped or man­aged 165 mil­lion square feet, in­clud­ing Man­hat­tan land­marks Rock­e­feller Cen­ter and the Chrysler Build­ing. The firm also has real es­tate eq­uity funds with $14 billion in net as­sets un­der man­age­ment. Speyer got into busi­ness with his late fa­ther­in­law, Robert Tish­man, in 1978. The mar­riage ended in di­vorce, but the com­pany sur­vived.

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