Bernard Madoff
#12160 Overall Influence

Bernard Madoff

American former businessman, stockbroker, investment advisor, financier and white collar criminal

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Bernard Lawrence Madoff is an American former market maker, investment advisor, financier and convicted fraudster who is currently serving a federal prison sentence for offenses related to a massive Ponzi scheme. He is the former non-executive chairman of the NASDAQ stock market, the confessed operator of the largest Ponzi scheme in world history, and the largest financial fraud in U.S. history. Prosecutors estimated the fraud to be worth $64.8 billion based on the amounts in the accounts of Madoff’s 4,800 clients as of November 30, 2008.

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Brooklyn Law School
Brooklyn Law School

Private law school in New York City

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University of Alabama
University of Alabama

Public university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

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Hofstra University
Hofstra University

University in Nassau County, New York

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#224 World Rank #152 USA Rank
Business