His wife, Jenny was an Immigrant, Romanian. Her wealth stands at 7 billion dollars", Interview: "Excellent timing: Face to Face with John Paulson," (Pensions & Investments), John Paulson & Co 2011 Year-End Firm Letter, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=John_Paulson&oldid=985792178, American people of Lithuanian-Jewish descent, American people of Romanian-Jewish descent, New York University Stern School of Business alumni, Articles with unsourced statements from April 2020, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 27 October 2020, at 23:58. , In 2010, he set another hedge fund record by making nearly $5 billion in a single year, primarily investing in the gold sector. In the year 2007, during the mortgage crisis, John was able to make some innovative investments and at the same time taking some risks. Health food retailers, stationery shops and DIY stores stay OPEN to serve customers as... Germany closes in on Britain's daily coronavirus cases with a record 20,000 new infections as WHO warns of a... 'We've closed all of Cornwall down for three people in hospital': Healthcare assistant who publicly resigned... London's second wave of coronavirus is SLOWING: Official data shows infections are falling in 19 of 32... Test & Trace fails to reach 40% of at-risk contacts in another record-worst performance as bungling system... 'I just wanted to hold her and tell her that I love her': Corrie actress's retired nurse mother reveals... Cold-blooded revenge of a woman scorned: SIMON WALTERS watches Theresa May tear into 'dodgy data' PM used to... Covid-19 antibodies drop by HALF just three months after infection - and fall faster in younger adults who... What lockdown? , Between 2009 and 2011 Paulson made several charitable donations, including $15 million to the Center for Responsible Lending, $20 million to New York University Stern School of Business (auditorium now named after Paulson), $5 million to the Southampton Hospital on Long Island, $15 million to build a children's hospital in Guayaquil, Ecuador, and £2.5 million to the London School of Economics for the John A. Paulson Chair in European Political Economy. Mrs Murphy is also a friend on Facebook of her late husband’s first wife, Heather Kerzner. In 2008 while testifying before US House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Paulson was asked about the low tax rate on long-term capital gains and carried interest earnings and Paulson replied "I believe our tax situation is fair. Most jurisdictions would want to have successful companies like ours located there. DOMINIC SANDBROOK: Outrageous. In 2010, Paulson earned $4.9 billion. In October 2012, Paulson donated $100 million to the C… His father, Henry Cecil Pawson FRSE (1897–1978), was head of Agriculture at Durham University and Vice President of … As one well-known investor anonymously told Vanity Fair in 2009: ‘These [F.G.G.] At the time of the donation, the gift represented the largest monetary donation in the history of New York City's park system. Personal Life: Affair, Girlfriends, Wife… This couple has been blessed with two children, Giselle and Danielle. , In 2011, Paulson donated $1 million to Mitt Romney's Super PAC Restore Our Future. Murphy landed on a fourth-floor terrace, dressed in his dark business suit, after plunging from a room he had rented, police told DailyMail.com.