Howard Marks
Howard Marks
Celebrated Name: Howard Marks
Real Name/Full Name: Howard Stanley Marks
Gender: Male
Age: 78 years old
Birth Date: April 23, 1946
Birth Place: New York City (United States)
Nationality: American
Height: 1.8m
Weight: 74 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Nancy Marks
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Andrew and Jane Hait)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Howard Marks Gay?: No
Profession: Writer and Investor
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $2.5 billion
Last Updated: June 2024

Howard Stanley Marks is a famous writer and investor. He is the co-chairman and co-founder of OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT. He has been ranked on the 370th number in FORBES 400 list of wealthy Americans. He has written three books on investment and believes that investors should decide the strategy according to their risk capability and personal situations.

Maybe you know about Howard Marks very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Howard Marks’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

He was born on 23rd April in the year 1946 in Queens, NEW YORK. He spent his childhood as a Christian Scientist even though his family belonged to the Jewish religion. He used to attend WHARTON SCHOOL OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA. In the year 1967, he graduated CUM LAUDE with a minor in JAPANESE STUDIES and majors in finance. When he was 23 years old, he got the degree of MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION.

Personal Life

He got married to someone, but their marriage ended in divorce soon. He got married to Nancy Freeman, and they had their child named ANDREW MARKS. He also has a step-child, Jane Hait, who is from an earlier marriage of his second wife. He is critical of Donald Trump’s economic policy. He is a member of the Democratic Party and contributed more than $200K for HILLARY VICTORY FUND and various other organizations.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on April 23, 1946, Howard Marks is 78 years old as of today’s date 22nd June 2024. His height is 1.8m tall, and his weight is 74kg.


In the year 1969, he started working at the company, CITICORP and worked there till 1978. After this, he got a job as a Vice president in the same company till 1985. He shifted to Los Angeles in 1980, working in Citicorp from another branch. In 1985, he started working in the TCW group, where he was responsible for convertible securities and high-yield debts. In the year 1995, he decided to start his own company. He founded Oaktree in 1995 with five other partners who left it soon.

He focused on the company and made it successful. It became a public company in the year 2012 through a public offering. From the year 2000 till 2010, he worked as a Trustee of the Investment board at Pennsylvania University. He is also a member of Security analysts at the New York Society. He is also a trustee at ROYAL DRAWING SCHOOL in London.

Awards & Achievements

He hasn’t won any awards for his work till now, but his most significant achievement is that he has taught about the investment to several people who were unknown to this concept. There might be millions of people who are still learning from his books.

Net Worth & Salary of Howard Marks in 2024

Howard Marks Net Worth
Howard Marks Net Worth

The net worth of Howard Marks is around $2.5 billion as of June 2024, which he has earned by working as an American investor. He has earned most of his wealth from being the co-founder of OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT. He has bought the sea-view property for $30 million in East Hampton. In 2012, he bought a duplex with his wife in $52.5 million at 740 Park Avenue. In 2015, he purchased a home for $23.7 million after selling a mansion in $75 million in 2013. In 2019, he bought Parcels in New York located near his property of East Hampton in $35 million.

He is the investor who wanted to share his knowledge and experience with those who are unaware of the investments and their benefits. He wrote the book THE MOST IMPORTANT THING: UNCOMMON SENSE FOR THE THOUGHTFUL INVESTOR in the year 2011, and he released a sequel for this book in 2012. In the year 2018, he wrote another book named MASTERING THE MARKET CYCLE. Not only people love his books, but people adore him for his kind heart. People follow him just like there is a craze to follow actors and sports celebrities.


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