Anthony Scaramucci

Anthony Scaramucci was born in the year 1964 and he is named The Mooch. He is an American financier and also a political figure. He worked for Goldman Sachs when he was working as investment banking, private wealth management and equities. Afterwards, he started to work with Goldman Sachs and then founded the Oscar Capital management. In the year 2005, he founded investment firm named SkyBridge Capital.

In the year 2017, Anthony Scaramucci was appointed to be a white House Communication Director. Before even swearing in, he provoked the controversy and had expletive laden interview with Ryan Lizza of The New York. This is when he made obscene and derogatory statement on different members of the Trump Administration. After only 10 days as reported by cnbc, he got fired by Donald Trump and it was recommended by General John F Kelly, White House Chief of Staff.

According to his biography, Anthony Scaramucci was born in the city of Port Washington in Long Island of New York. His parents were Roman Catholic of Italian American. His grandfather is called Alessandro Scaramucci and he emigrated from Umbria. His parents are Marie DeFeo and Alexander Scaramouch. For his siblings, he has an older brother called David and a sister called Susan.

He finished his education at Paul D Schreiber Senior High school at Port Washington. This is where he was serving as the student council president. He got a BA of economics with Tuffs University and then at JD of Harvard Law School. The time he spent at Harvard Law School, he says that it was one of the reasons why he started a finance career. He had never practiced in the law.

Anthony Scaramucci was supporting Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. He was also in charge of fundraising of Barrack Obama. He had hoped that Hillary Clinton would have been the next president; however, he endorsed Jeb Bush and Scott Walker. He then signed to support Donald Trump and joined his Finance Committee.

He had not worked in politics or communication formally but he was the TV surrogate of Donald Trump for at least a year. He is known because of the strong business ties. Anthony Scaramucci was married to Lisa Miranda and their divorce come about in 2014. The second marriage was to Deidre Ball. However, they also divorced after 3 years and she was still pregnant. Anthony Scaramucci has five children in total, three from Lisa Miranda and had two with Deidre Ball.

His brother David had suffered alcohol and drug use since his college age, but Anthony Scaramucci says that he has recovered.

Anthony Scaramucci is ranked to be at 85th position at Power 100: The 100 Most Powerful People in Global finance. He has a net worth of 200 million dollars up to 1.5 billion. His fans can follow him at his twitter and Instagram accounts.

Last Modified: Apr 4, 2020

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