Lawrence Joseph Ellison, born 1944 is the Multi Billionaire founder of software giant Oracle of which Larry currently owns 27%. He is the 5th richest American and in the global top 10 with a net worth of $61 Billion.
Larry Ellison was born in New York but grew up in Chicago where he went on to attend but not graduate college. Larry moved to California and started Oracle in 1977 and steadily grew it into a powerhouse. Like fellow Billionaires Bill Gates and others, he has signed the giving pledge which designates most of their wealth will go to charitable causes upon their death.
Larry Ellison is one of the largest real estate tycoons in the world, owning most of the properties on Malibu’s famed beach. He has been married 4 times and has 2 older children and 3 younger with his current wife Melanie Craft. Larry has a net worth of $61 Billion.