Read more about Ira Lubert (Investor) Biography
Ira studied at Pennsylvania State University, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1973. Upon his graduation, he started working as a marketing manager and product planner at International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), and kept this position for the following eight years. His experience and skills then launched him to the position of vice-president of North America sales for ITT Courier, and vice-president of worldwide sales at Decision Data Computer Corporation. Lubert kept the same positions while working for other corporations such as Mnemos, Inc. However, his greatest success and net worth increase came with co-founding the LLLR Partners fund in 1999, a company which makes private equity investments. Ira is still the firm’s partner, and heads the industry expertise in business technology. In addition, he is the Chairman of Lubert-Adler Partners, LP and Independence Capital Partners, companies which are involved in real estate investments and GF Management which specializes in management and ownership of hospitality properties. All of his ventures have contributed to his net worth.
During his lucrative career he has co-founded companies such as LEM Mezzanine Fund, Patriot Financial Partners, Quaker Bio Venture, Versa Capital Management and many others.
In February 2014 Lubert received Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business’ 60th Business Leader of the Year award, which has become one of the most prestigious honors in the Philadelphia region. As the successful businessman that he is, Ira also serves on the board of directors for Thomas Jefferson University and The Franklin Institute. After being the chairman of the United Way Campaign of Philadelphia, Lubert took the position on the Board of Trustees for Pennsylvania State University.
When it comes to his private life, there is not much familiar, as Ira prefers to keep it away from the eyes of public. However, he has been married to Karen Lee Mathany since December 1973, and the couple has two children.
- Net Worth: $45 Million
- Date Of Birth: March 31, 1950
- Place Of Birth: Moorestown, New Jersey, USA
- Profession: Real-estate investor
- Education: Pennsylvania State University
- Nationality: American
- Spouse: Karen Lee Mathany