1. Robert Gillam
Estimated Net Worth: $500 million.
Source of Wealth: Investments.
Robert (Bob) Gillam serves as the Founder and CEO of McKinley Capital Management, an investment management firm he started in 1990. Prior to starting McKinely, Gillam worked in various investment related roles at other companies. His approach can be characterized as “quantitative growth,” though he uses a blend of quantitative and qualitative measures to select optimal portfolios for his clients. McKinley Capital manages nearly $11.2 billion for for corporate and public plan sponsors, Taft-Hartley funds, foundations, endowments, and subadvisory clients. Gillam grew up in Alaska, living in Fairbanks, Anchorage, and Juneau. His father was an entrepreneur, owning family stores in these towns.
Random Fact: Gillam flies a float plane and is an avid member of the NRA.