Ken Langone is an 85 year- old American billionaire, businessman and investor, most known for organising financing for the founders of Home Depot.
The successful businessman has been on the boards of several companies and brands throughout his career.
Ken also served as chairman of the New York Stock Exchange’s Compensation Committee from 1999 to 2003.
Who is Ken Langone?
Ken is most known for organising financing for Marcus and Blank to found Home Depot, the largest home improvement retailer in the United States, supplying tools, construction products, and services.
Ken has been on the boards of Geeknet, General Electric, Database Technologies, ChoicePoint Inc., Unifi, and Yum! Brands, Inc..
In 2018 Langone pledged $100 million in funding towards a $450 million program to make tuition free for all medical students at the NYU School of Medicine.
Is Ken Langone married?
Ken Langone is married to Elaine Lagone, and the couple have three children together: Kenneth G. Jr., Stephen, and Bruce Langone.
Ken lives in Sands Point, New York, and had previously lived on Elderfields Road in nearby Flower Hill.
What is Ken Langone’s net worth?
According to Forbes, as of 13th January 2021, Ken Langone’s net worth is $4.9 billion.