There are different reasons why people make the choices they make in life. This especially is more in respect to ones choice of a career. Many of the reasons include; following up on a family dream or keeping their legacy, doing what seems to work better, going for a career that is more marketable and many other reasons. This however is very different from the motivation Mohnish had for choosing to be in business.
He did not venture into business because he wanted to make a lot of money but simply because he wanted to changes the lives of the less fortunate in the country. After seeing people living such a pathetic life when he was in school, the picture never left him. When he had an opportunity of playing a role in improving their lives, he ensured he did it to his level best. Today, he is not only known as a businessman but also an investor and a philanthropist.
Well, how well do you know about Mohnish Pabrai? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Mohnish Pabrai’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Mohnish Pabrai to date.
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Biography and Early Life
Mohnish is of Indian native considering his parents were living in Mumbai, India at the time of his birth. 12th of June 1964 marked a very important day in their lives as a son had been born in the family. They agreed that his best name would be Mohnish Pabrai and this is the same name he uses to date. However, he really avoids talking much about his childhood life and it has therefore become quite challenging for us to figure out who he really is.
This is because, apart from his family and close friends, nobody else knowns information of his parents including their names and occupation. He also rarely talks about his siblings but there are some assumptions that he has a brother but the names of his brother is not revealed to the public.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Mohnish Pabrai in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Mohnish Pabrai’s age is 57 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 12 June 1964. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 161 lbs in Pound and 73kg in Kilograms.
The life a child lives and the school they attend high depends on their parents’ financial status and choices. For Mohnish Pabrai, he was very lucky to be born and raised in a rich family or a family that was at least a bit stable financially. For this reason, it was possible for them to enrol him to an elite private school.
However, next to the school, there was a bad stench of raw sewage coming out of the slums that was close by. Those living in the slums had real struggles in life and their teachers mentioned these struggles to them. He also had the same stories from his classmates and although it might have meant nothing to the teachers and his classmates, to Pabrai, they really did.
After graduating from high school, he moved to United States and enrolled into South Clemson University from where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. After graduating, he worked in Tellabs in the research and development section and worked for them for some time. later, he decided to launch his own IT consulting firm known as TransTech Inch which was released in 1991.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Just as it is the case with his early life and biography, Mohnish has tried very much to keep information about his past life away from the public. However, it is very clear that he is a married man. He is married to Harina Kapoor and the two have been dated for several years now. It is however not clear when the two signed their marriage vows and how long they had dated before they decided to tie the knot. The couple are very much in love with each other and have been blessed with a daughter named Monsoon Pabrai. There is no information of his other relationships before he met his current wife Harina.
Is Mohnish Pabrai Gay?
Although we don’t have any information about Mohnish’s life before he met his wife. However, since he has been married to his wife for several years now and they have a daughter together is enough to prove that he is not gay.
From 1986 to 1991, he lived in Tellabs and he first worked in its high speed data networking group before joining their international subsidiary in 1989. He later worked in international marketing as well as in sales. After leaving Tellabs, he decided to start his own consulting and systems integration company known as TransTech, Inc. Mohnish started his company with only 30,000 USD from his own 401 (k) account and he had 70,000 USD from credit card debt. 9 years later, in 2000, he sold the company to Kurt Salmon Associates for 20 Million USD. He is currently Pabrai Investment Funds managing partner.
It is not just fame and success that Mohnish has earned over the years but also a number of awards and nominations. Some of the awards he has earned include; 1999 Illinois High Tech Entrepreneur Award among others.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Mohnish Pabrai in 2021
Mohnish has been involved in different businesses and loves what he does. As a result of his hard work, he has earned a fortune and his net worth is currently estimated to be $130 Million as of 2021. Since he is still very active in the world of business, we expect this to rise even higher with time.
Pabrai has made a great name for himself not only as a businessman but also due to his philanthropic spirit.
Facts of Mohnish Pabrai
- Gender Male
- full nameMohnish Pabrai
- birthplaceMumbai, India
- Date of Birth June 12, 1964
- Age 57 years 7 months
- Horoscope Gemini
- Lucky Number 11
- Lucky Stone Agate
- Lucky Color Yellow
- Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
- net worth$130 Million
- professionBusinessman, investor and philanthropist
- weightIn Kilograms – 73 Kg, In Pounds – 161 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 178 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
- hair colorBlack
- eye colorBlue
- high schoolN/A