George Soros Family

by Jessica Sara

“The Man Who Broke the Bank of England” is George Soros; also the chairman of Soros Fund Management. Soros made a profit of $1 billion during the Black Wednesday U.K. Crisis in 1992 by short sale of US $10 billion worth of pounds.

George Soros

He is also the chairman of the Open Society Foundations. He supports progressive-liberal political causes.

Soros Family Profile

Here’s the family profile of the Soros family:

George Soros’ Parents – Tivadar Soros and Elizabeth Soros

Tivadar Soros

Also known as Teodoro Ŝvarc, he was a Hungarian lawyer and an Esperantist writer. As a child, George learned to speak Esperanto from his father. Tivadar started the Esperanto literary magazine called Literatura Mondo, or Literary World, and remained its editor until 1924. He also wrote a short novel titled Modernaj Robinzonoj (Modern Robinsons) and an autobiographical novel, Maskerado ĉirkaŭ la morto (Dance around death). In this novel, he described his experiences during the occupation of Budapest by the Nazis.

Elizabeth Soros

Elizabeth was also known as Erzsebet Szucs. Her father owned a successful silk shop and she married Tivadar in 1924.

George Soros’ Spouse – Annaliese Witschak (Ex), Susan Weber (Ex), Tamiko Bolton (Current)

Annaliese Witschak (married in 1960)

Born – Unknown

Annaliese was an ethnic German immigrant from Germany who lost her parents during World War II. George and Annaliese divorced in 1983.

Susan Weber (married in 1983)

Born – 1954

Susan Weber Soros

Susan founded the Bard Graduate Center (BCG) for studies in decorative arts, design history, and material culture and is its director. She primarily contributes to the Open Society Institute (OSI). She divorced George in 2005.

Tamiko Bolton (married in 2013)

Born – 1971

Tamiko Bolton

George’s third wife has an Internet-based dietary supplement and vitamin-sales business. She received an MBA degree from the University of Miami.

Children of George Soros and Annaliese Witschak

Robert Daniel Soros

Andrea Soros Colombel

Jonathan Tivadar Soros

Robert Daniel Soros

Born – 1963

Married to – Melissa Robin Schiff

Robin founded the Central European University in Budapest.

Andrea Soros Colombel

Born – 1965

Married to – Eric Colombel

Andrea Soros Colombel

Andrea founded the Trace Foundation and is the founding partner of the Acumen Fund.

Jonathan Tivadar Soros

Born – 1970

Married to – Jennifer Ann Allan

Jonathan is a Senior Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute.

Children of George Soros and Susan Weber – Alexander Soros and Gregory James Soros

Alexander Soros

Born – 1985

Married to – Unknown

Alexander Soros

Alexander is a member of the board of directors of Jewish Funds for Justice and Global Witness.

Gregory James Soros

Born – 1988

Married to – Unknown

Gregory is an artist.

George Soros’ Siblings – Paul Soros

Paul Soros

Born – June 05, 1926

Married to – Daisy Soros

George’s elder brother, Paul, founded Soros Associates, an organization that designs and builds bulk handling and port facilities. He moved to America in 1948 to escape persecution by the Soviet forces. He received his master’s degree from Brooklyn Collegiate and Polytechnic Institute. Along with his wife Daisy Soros, Paul founded the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship in 1998, which provides funding for the education of immigrants and their children.

Paul Soros

Paul and Daisy Soros had two sons, Peter Soros and Jeffrey Soros. Peter was once married to Flora Fraser, the daughter of historian and historical biographer Lady Antonia Fraser and British Conservative politician Sir Hugh Fraser. Peter and Flora separated in 2009; they have two children together.

Children of Paul Soros and Daisy Soros

Peter Soros

Jeffrey Soros

Net worth of George Soros

As of April 2014, the net worth of George Soros family is estimated at U.S $26.5 billion. The Quantum Fund, founded by him, made $5.5 billion in 2013 and has been considered to be the most successful hedge fund in history.