Market

Tom Gores

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

As the founder of global private equity firm Platinum Equity, this Beverly Hills-based billionaire has an estimated current net worth of $2.5 billion. Gores added another accolade to his collection of assets in 2011 by purchasing the NBA’s Detroit Pistons.

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Alec Gores

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

Gores is the founder, chairman, and CEO of The Gores Group, an extremely lucrative private-based equity firm that specializes in acquiring multi-million dollar businesses. Their most recent acquisition was Alliance Entertainment in early September, which is the largest wholesale distributor of CDs, DVDs, and video games in the U.S.

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James Coulter

Sunday, January 15th, 2012

James Coulter is one of the giants in private equity and is known for loving the art of the multibillion-dollar deal. He co-founded TPG Capital (formerly Texas Pacific Group) with the San Francisco headquarters under his leadership. Familiar company names that have Coulter’s fingerprints all over their financial accounts include Burger King, J. Crew, Petco, […]

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Alec Gores

Friday, January 13th, 2012

This haute-lister is the founder, chairman and CEO of The Gores Group, an extremely lucrative privatebased equity firm that specializes in acquiring multimillion dollar businesses. Over the years they’ve acquired many notable businesses such as Alliance Entertainment, which is the largest wholesale distributor of CDs, DVDs and video games in the U.S. The company also […]

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