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Nowadays, it remains a rarity to find a multi-billionaire that the people consider a positive agent of change. Moreover, it remains difficult to find someone who could generously donate billions of dollars to support a charitable cause. Although numerous billionaires remain successful, only a few of them give back to the communities that they serve. However, some businessmen understand this and remain dedicated to reversing this trend. With that being said, George Soros remains the person in reference. For those unaware, George Soros remains a prominent figure in the investment and business industry. Moreover, Soros remains one of the wealthiest people in the world. With that being said, his net worth remains valued at $25.2 billion dollars. For years, George Soros has dedicated his life to investing and serving those in need. This remains attributed to him oftentimes chaotic background. For those unaware, George Soros remains a native of Budapest, Hungary. Read more on NYTimes.com

During his youth, George Soros and his family had to experience the senseless behavior of Nazi Germany. To expound further, George Soros remains a proud survivor of the Holocaust. During this time, over 6 million Jews died in this genocide. Fortunately, George Soros and his family managed to escape. In fact, they also managed to save the lives of other Jews. Upon leaving his native land of Hungary, George Soros immigrated to England in 1947. During this time, he attended the London School of Economics. While there, he graduated with a bachelor’s degree. Furthermore, he also received a master’s degree in philosophy. In 1969, George Soros initiated his first business move. As a result, he created a company called the Double Eagle. Due to the success of the company, Soros opened a second company hedge fund in 1970. By 2011, the company remained worth over 25 billion dollars. Due to his success in the business world, it remains easy to see why George Soros remains well-known and respected. Learn more about George at Biography.

Moreover, many of his colleagues consider him to be an investment guru. In spite of the 1992 Black Wednesday UK currency crisis, George Soros still managed to make over $1 billion dollars. As a result, he remains the “Teflon Don” of the investment industry. In addition to his business strengths, George Soros remains an avid philanthropist. From 1979 and 2011, George Soros donated over $11 billion dollars to numerous humanitarian efforts. In addition, he played a substantial role in Eastern Europe’s transition from communism to capitalism. Furthermore, he provided students in Hungary with educational financing. Moreover, George Soros hails from a middle-class family. Prior to the Holocaust, he lived a modest lifestyle. Moreover, his father served in World War I. When it comes to philanthropy, George Soros’ track record remains extensive. Furthermore, George Soros played a pivotal role in South Africa during the apartheid era. During this time, black South Africans remained unable to pay for their tuition. However, George Soros managed to contribute to their education. In closing, George Soros has also remained a mediator of issues in Ferguson.

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Keith Mann, CEO of Dynamic Search Partners, is teaming with non-profit charter organization Uncommon Schools to establish a $5,000 scholarship. A Business Wire article details the announcement as well as the scholarship, which will foster the continued education of Brooklyn’s youth.

Keith Mann started Dynamic Search Partners in 2009. The firm works in sourcing talent for Hedge funds, as well as providing staffing solutions. Mann has worked in executive search staffing for over fifteen years, and beginning in 2002 began to work extensively with the Hedge fund industry. His firm, Dynamic Search Partners, works exclusively with alternative investment industry and does so across three continents. Mr. Mann currently manages Dynamic Search Partners daily operation.

Keith Mann has been a long time philanthropist, as well as a strong proponent of schools. In 2015, he donated in support of the NYPD, and his firm Dynamic Search Partners has worked with Uncommon Schools since 2013. Mr. Mann’s passion has been finding strong leaders and placing them with great firms, and with this scholarship, he hopes to help low-income students achieve their dream of attaining a college education.

Prospective recipients will write a 1,000-word essay on how a college degree will help them achieve their goals. The winner will be announced in March 2016.

Uncommon Schools is a Brooklyn, NY based charter school management organization. As of 2015-2016 it oversaw 44 charter public schools in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts, with over 14,000 kindergarten through 12th grade students.

More information on Keith Mann via the links below:

http://www.hedgefundemployment.com/hedge-fund-opportunities.php

http://bitsylink.com/2016/04/25/keith-and-keely-create-new-scholarship-opportunity/

 

 

Keith Mann is becoming one of the best known individuals in his industry. Mann is so well known because of his talent in pairing executives with companies. He is especially gifted at finding a perfect fit between an executive and an investment firm. In 2001, Keith Mann began working for Dynamics Associates. Keith slowly worked his way up from manager to vice president. One of the reasons he was able to work his way up to the top is because of his idea to start concentrating on investment firms. Previously Dynamic Associates had been concentrating on matching executives with average businesses. Keith Mann saw a big gap that they had left in the financial and investment world. It was in 2002 that he decided to start matching executives with hedge funds. After a few years this started to also include private equity firms. They have now managed to match more than 2 thousand employees to companies and they have created close partnerships with firms that rely on DSP to find them who they are looking for.

Because of his success in his field of work, Keith Mann has become a very charitable person. He has also become a big advocate for education. Due to this, he recently gave a significant amount of money to start a college fund at a New York charter high school. The high school is one of the infamous Uncommon Charter Schools. These schools were created in order to make the achievement gap smaller by creating a high achieving institution for low income students. These schools are now all over New York, Massachusetts and New Jersey.

In a recent article by the Business Wire, Mann’s donation was noted. And the school’s excited was also noted. A college counselor at the school was thrilled that now another student will have the money to get a degree from a 4 year institution.