Warren Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is considered by many to be the most successful investor of the 20th century.
Warren is the chairman, CEO and largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway, he was ranked as the world’s wealthiest person in 2008, and as the third wealthiest person in 2011. In 2012, American magazine Time named Buffett one of the most influential people in the world.
Warren is also an amazing philanthropist who has pledged to give away 99 percent of his fortune to philanthropic causes, primarily via the Gates Foundation.