Donald Bren is still Orange Region’s most affluent guy and proprietor of the nation’s largest individual genuine estate empire.
The yearly Forbes 400 position of America’s grandest fortunes pegged the net worth of the 83-year-old homeowner of Newport Coastline, proprietor of property huge Irvine Co., at $15.2 billion. That ranked him 30th among the nation’s richest individuals, up from 31st in 2014.
Bren’s fortune towers over all others in property nationwide and from all resources in Orange Region. Forbes approximated the 2nd biggest private property wealth was of New York programmer Stephen Ross at $6.7 billion.
Locally, Kingston– the digital memory maker from Fountain Valley– created the Orange Region fortunes next largest to Bren.
The wealth of business co-founders David Sun, 63, of Irvine and also John Tu, 74 of Rolling Hills, were each estimated at $4.2 billion, ranking each man in a tie for 133rd wealthiest American, below 104 in 2014.
Jim Jannard has developed his wealth with 2 Orange County-based ventures: Oakley sunglasses after that Red electronic cameras. The ton of money of Jannard, 66, of San Juan Island, Wash., was estimated at $4 billion, placing him 138th this year vs. 190 in 2014.
The Olenicoff office property realm, based in Newport Beach, made Igor Olenicoff, 73, of Lighthouse Point, Fla. America’s 164th wealthiest person, up from 167 a year back. His ton of money is approximated at $3.6 billion.
Henry Samueli, 61, of Newport Coastline, a founder of Broadcom, had his ton of money estimated at $2.6 billion, rating him 256th this year vs. 284 in 2014.
The wide range of genuine estate as well as stock financier George Argyros, 78, of Newport Coastline, was approximated at $2 billion, ranking him 342nd this year vs. 302 in 2014.
Bond trader Expense Gross, 71, of Laguna Beach, was reported to have actually an estimated $2 billion, likewise rating him 342nd this year, vs. 272 in 2014. Gross left the investment powerhouse he established, Pimco, a year ago in a supervisory disagreement.
Broadcom additionally built the fortune of Henry Nicholas, 55, of Newport Coastline. His $1.9 billion total assets placed him 358 this year vs. 383 in 2014.