Tamiko Bolton Biography
|Date of Birth:||1971 , October-18|
|Age:||48 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 4 Inch|
|Birth Name||Tamiko Bolton|
|Married to||George Soros|
|Education||University of Utah, University of Miami|
Tamiko Bolton is an American licensed pharmacist and entrepreneur. She the third wife of billionaire George Soros. She came to limelight after dating George Soros. The couple exchanged vows in 2013, in a small ceremony at his Bedford, New York, estate, which Soros bought in 2003 from "Jurassic Park" author Michael Crichton. The wedding ceremony was followed by a reception with more than 500 guests at the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, a Westchester County complex known for its Italian Renaissance-inspired buildings and lush gardens.
Who Is Tamiko Bolton?
Tamiko Bolton was born on October 18, 1971, in California, the United States. Bolton is the daughter of a Japenese-American nurse mother and a retired naval officer father. She was raised by her parents in California. She holds American nationality and as far as her ethnicity is concerned, Bolton has a mixed ethnical background.
Bolton graduated from the University of Utah and later earned an MBA degree from the University of Miami.
Tamiko Bolton's Career
Soon after graduating, Tamiko Bolton worked as a consultant in the education and health sector. She is also a licensed pharmacist. Later, Bolton started working as an entrepreneur. She is the founder of an inter-based dietary supplement and vitamin sales company.
In addition, Bolton launched a new web-based yoga education business. She is also a partner in her husband's company, Soros Fund Management firm. She mostly joins her husband at world economic events.
What Is Her Net Worth?
Tamiko Bolton's net worth is not public, however, we know that she is a licensed pharmacist and entrepreneur. In the USA, pharmacist makes around between $90,000 and $140,000 a year.
Her Husband George Possesses $8.3 Billion As a Net Worth
On the other hand, Bolton's spouse George has an estimated net worth of $8.3 billion according to Forbes. The couple's firm, Soros Fund Management manages about $30 billion with $25 billion of Soro's personal assets.
The Couple Is Passionate Philanthropist Too
The couple is involved in several charitable activities. Her husband donates millions to various charities, including his $500 million donations to help the Syrian refugee crisis. In 2013, he collected a decent amount of $5.5 million from his Quantum fund.
On October 17, 2017, it was announced that the Hungarian-American investor donated a staggering $18 billion t the Open Society Foundations. In October 2018, Soros also gave $2 million to the Wikimedia Foundation. In total, Soros donated over $32 billion to his Open Society Institute which international grantmaking network.
Tamiko Bolton Married Billionaire George Soros
Tamiko Bolton is married to billionaire George Soros. The couple met for the first time in the spring of 2008 at a dinner party and eventually started dating. In August 2012, the couple got engaged at Soros' home in Southampton, New York attended by a small group of friends and relatives. The engagement ring gifted by Soros was of Graff diamond in a platinum setting on a rose gold band.
They are the living example of, ''age is just a number'' as Bolton is 42 years younger than her husband, Soros. At the age of 83, Soros tied the knot to with Bolton on 21st September 2013 at Caramoor estate in a small ceremony attended by over 500 guests.
The ceremony was attended by many famous personalities including Jim Yong Kim (World Bank President), Hendrik Toomas Ilves (president of Estonia), Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (President of Liberia), and Edi Rama (PM of Albania) among others. Bolton's wedding gown was designed by Reem Acra whose gown has been worn by many celebrities including Angelina Jolie and Jennifer Lopez.
The billionaire previously married twice. He first tied the knots with is first wife Annaliese Witschak in the year 1960 and divorced in 1983. In the same year, George went on to marry Susan Weber but the two did not last long and separated in 2005.
Her husband George Soros is a Hungarian-American investor, business tycoon, political activist and author. He is the founder of the philanthropic agency, Open Society Foundations. He is also the managing director of his investment company Soros Fund Management.
Soros is a well-known supporter of American progressive and America liberal political causes and dispenses his donations through his foundation, the Open Society Foundation. He is also a published author. He has released several books by himself and co-authored with other writers.
Soros has received honorary doctoral degrees from the New School for Social Research (New York), the University of Oxford in 1980, the Corvinus University of Budapest, and Yale University in 1991.
Check out the footage of their wedding,
The couple has no children of their own but Soros has four children from his previous marriage. Both of them were married before they became a conjugal pair. The two are sharing a strong bond of love.
Body Measurement, Age, And Other Facts
- Height: She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (165cm).
- Weighs: The entrepreneur Bolton weighs 60 kg (132).
- Body Measurement: She has a slim figure.
- Hair and Eye Color: Tamiko has big beautiful brown eyes and black hair.
- Age: As of 2019, she is 48.
- Hobby: She loves Yoga.