James Gorman
James Gorman
Celebrated Name: James Gorman
Real Name/Full Name: James Patrick Gorman
Gender: Male
Age: 66 years old
Birth Date: 14 July 1958
Birth Place: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nationality: American and Australian
Height: 1.90 M
Weight: 88 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Pendleton Dedman
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Caroline D’Arcy Gorman and Caroline Gorman)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is James Gorman Gay?: No
Profession: Financier
Salary: $1.5 Million
Net Worth in 2024: $30 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

James Gorman is a popular Australian-American Financier. He currently serves as the Chairman and the CEO of Morgan Stanley, for which he is most well known for. He has previously served as the Co-President and the Co-Head of Strategic Planning at Morgan Stanley.

Maybe you know about James Gorman 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 James Gorman’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

James Gorman, whose full name is James Patrick Gorman, was born on the 14th of July 195 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. His father, Kevin Gorman, worked as an engineer. He has nine siblings, and his sister works as a judge on the Supreme Court of Victoria. Coming to his education, he has attended Xavier College and the University of Melbourne from where he earned his Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law degree.

Personal Life

James Gorman is married to Pendleton Dedman and has two children, Caroline D’Arcy Gorman and Caroline Gorman.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on the 14th of July 1958, James Gorman is 66 years old as of today’s date 19th July 2024. His height is 1.90 M tall, and his weight is 88 Kg.


Upon completing his education, he joined the law firm Phillips Fox and Masel (now known as DLA Piper) before moving to the U.S. to study MBA at Columbia Business School. Once he completed his education, he went to work at McKinsey & Company, where he eventually became a senior partner.

His contributions to McKinsey & Company include working on the Merrill Lynch account for ten years and developing Merrill’s online internet strategy. He then went on to work at Merrill Lynch in 1999 as the Chief Marketing Officer and, within a couple of years, became the person in charge of handling Merrill’s brokerage business.

In February of 2006, he left Merrill to join Morgan Stanley in the position of the President and the Chief Operating Officer of the Global Wealth Management Group (GWMG). Also, he became the co-head of Strategic Planning with CFO, Colm Kelleher. In December of 2007, he became the Co-President of Morgan Stanley besides earning the responsibility of handling Wealth and Asset Management.

In 2009, he helped in the creation of the largest wealth management platform globally when he led the merger and integration of Morgan Stanley’s wealth management business with Citi’s Smith Barney business. In 2010, he became the CEO of Morgan Stanley and, two years later, became the Chairman as well.

He also serves as the board member on several reputed organizations including, serving on the Federal Advisory Council to the U.S. Federal Reserve Board, the Monetary Authority of Singapore International Advisory Panel, and the Institute of International Finance. He has previously served on the board and the Chairman of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.

Awards & Achievements

Here is a list covering some of the Awards and Achievements earned by James Gorman:

  • He was included in the list of 50 Most Influential ranking of Bloomberg Markets Magazine in 2014.
  • In January of 2020, he was awarded an Order of Australia. The honor is given to only those Australians that have shown outstanding service or have earned exceptional achievement.

Net Worth & Salary of James Gorman in 2024

James Gorman Net Worth
James Gorman Net Worth

As of July 2024, James Gorman has gathered a net worth of $30 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from his career working for Morgan Stanley. After completing his education, he went to work for McKinsey & Company, where he eventually became a senior partner. He then joined Merrill Lynch as the Chief Marketing Officer in 1999 and left Merrill to work for Morgan Stanley in 2006. He presently serves as the Chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley.

Morgan Stanley has been an incredibly business genius, and his list of awards, accomplishments, and records prove volumes about his ability, mind, and talent. He has been incredibly smart with his money, even though he is a millionaire. This is something which we can all learn from his and try to improve on. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck for all his future endeavors.


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