|Real Name/Full Name:
|Rick Joseph Caruso
|65 years old
|7th January 1959
|Los Angeles California
|6 ft 5 in
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Justin Caruso, Alex, Gregory and Gianna Caruso)
|Is Rick Caruso Gay?:
|Net Worth in 2024:
Rick Caruso, who was born as Rick Joseph Caruso is an American businessman who owns billions of wealth. He is also a philanthropist. He has been involved in many businesses, including being the founder and CEO of Caruso, which is a real estate company in America. Apart from business, he has been a police commissioner and precisely the president. He is a man of the people as he also involves himself with water and power matters and also a board of trustees of his former university of Southern California.
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Early Life & Biography
Rich Joseph Caruso was born on 7th January 1959 in Los Angeles, California. He is the son of Henry Caruso and Gloria Caruso. He has raised in a well up the family because his parents were as well business people. His father owned numerous car dealings and was the founder Of Dollar Rent-A-Car. His mother, on the other hand, was a model, a homemaker, and also a philanthropist.
Due to the status of his family, he was able to attain high-quality education. He attended the University of Southern California, where he graduated with a degree in science. He later attended Pepperdine University School of Law, where he attained his Juris Doctor (J.D.).
Caruso dated Tina Caruso, which led to their marriage. They had not disclosed when they got married or how long they had dated before getting married. The couple has four kids, namely; Alex, Gregory, Justin, and Gianna. He educated all his children in his former university, where he also graduated from, University of California. His daughter Gianna was born with a hearing problem, and she was treated at Keck School of Medicine, and later Caruso and his wife donated $25 million to this institution. He lives in Brentwood in California, together with his family.
He has been involved in various charity works as well. He founded the Caruso Family Foundation, which aims at helping the needy children, their healthcare, and education. He donated a huge amount of money to the University of California. He has also bought a mansion to his son Justin who is worth $4.4 million.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 7th January 1959, Rick Caruso is 65 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024. His height is 6 ft 5 in tall, and his weight is 84 kg.
Caruso started his career at a young age of 26 by working at the public service as a commissioner. He worked under the department of water and power. He founded his company in 1987. The company-owned and managed a lot of properties, which brought great success in business to Caruso. In the public service sector, he continued to be promoted and had become a real estate lawyer at Finley Kumble in the department of finance. In 1990 he left the law department to develop his business at a close level.
In 2001 he was back in law and was elected as president of the Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners. Between 2002 and 2006, he was able to control the crime rate, and it dropped by 37.3%. In 2008 he acquired another position to be in charge of the Coliseum Commission. He developed variously reformed, which were of great importance to the venues which he represented.
Awards & Achievements
Caruso has received various awards in his career. He was given the name Alumnus of the year by Pepperdine Law School. This happened after they had donated $10 million to assist less privileged students in the school. Los Angeles Journal gave him two names; Developer of the Year and Master Entrepreneur of the year 2012. Pepperdine Law school changed its name to Pepperdine Caruso School of Law, and this was after he and his wife had donated $50 million in 2019.
Net Worth & Salary of Rick Caruso in 2024
As of February 2024, Caruso has an estimated net worth of over $4 billion. He acquired his wealth from the work he does and also involved in the business. He started to work at public service at a young age of 26 years. He was also given a position as president of the Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioner. He was given various high ranks in the public service, which helped to acquire a lot of money. His businesses have also been a great source of income. He also owns a Super Yacht, which also yields some percentage of his wealth.
Caruso is among the class of wealthy persons in the world. Through the support he gets from his wife, and he has been able to achieve a lot. He has been grateful to his society by providing various donations, which improves their lives. This makes him beloved by many and supports him in his activities.