Kevin O’Leary Net Worth

Kevin O’Leary Net Worth 2022: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Kevin O'Leary net worth is
$400 Million

Kevin O'Leary Wiki Biography

Born on 9 July 1954, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Kevin O’Leary holds an Irish passport through his father, and his mother is of Lebanese descent. He is a Canadian investor and entrepreneur, as well as an actor, the owner of “O’Leary Ventures”, “O’Leary Fine Wines” and “O’Leary Books” companies. To the public, Kevin is perhaps best known for his appearances on the reality TV shows called “Dragon’s Den” and “Shark Tank”.

So just how rich is Kevin O’Leary? According to authoritative sources, Kevin’s net worth is estimated to be over $400 million, the majority of which he has accumulated from his business ventures, as well as many appearances on television screens.

Kevin O’Leary Net Worth $400 Million

O’Leary studied at Stanstead College, and later at St. George’s School. Upon matriculation, Kevin enrolled in the Royal Military College Saint Jean, after which he continued his studies at the University of Waterloo. He then attended the University of Western Ontario, from which he graduated with a master’s degree in business administration.

O’Leary started his career with the television production company called “Special Event Television”, which he established with his friends. When the company was bought out, Kevin O’Leary launched a software company, known as “SoftKey”. One of O’Leary’s major business ventures was the acquisition of an educational software company entitled “The Learning Company”, but when “Mattel” purchased the company among 467 other software titles, O’Leary left the company and moved on to his next project, becoming a director of the “Storage Now” company, and joining the Richard Ivey School of Business board. Other ventures have included O’Leary Funds – focusing on international investments – and O’Leary Ventures, a form of angel investment company supporting start-ups.

Aside from his appearances on “Dragon’s Den” from 2006, Kevin O’Leary is known as a member of a panel of judges on “Shark Tank”, with Mark Cuban, Lori Greiner, and Nick Woodman. In addition to the two shows, in 2009 O’Leary co-hosted the business news television series “The Lang and O’Leary Exchange” with Amanda Lang, working on the show for almost five years until 2014. O’Leary then joined the “Bell Media” mass media company, through which he made appearances on “eTalk”, “The Marilyn Denis Show” and “Canada AM”, to name a few.

Another aspect O’Leary is notable for is his books, of which he has published two under the titles of “Cold Hard Truth: On Business, Money & Life” and “Cold Hard Truth on Men, Women & Money”.

In regards to his personal life, Kevin O’Leary has been married to Linda O’Leary since 1990, although with a short hiatus in 2010; they have a son and a daughter.

Full NameKevin O'Leary
Net Worth$400 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 9, 1954
Place Of BirthMontreal, Canada
WeightStanstead College, St. George’s School, Royal Military College Saint Jean, University of Waterloo, University of Western Ontario
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Venture capitalist, Television and radio personality
EducationStanstead College, St. George’s School, Royal Military College Saint Jean, University of Waterloo, University of Western Ontario
SpouseLinda O'Leary (m. 1990-)
ChildrenSavannah O'Leary, Trevor O'Leary
ParentsGeorgette (née Bukalam), Terry O'Leary
SiblingsGeorgette (née Bukalam), Terry O'Leary
TV Shows“Dragon’s Den”, “Shark Tank”, “eTalk”, “The Marilyn Denis Show”, “Canada AM”, “SqueezePlay”, “The Lang and O'Leary Exchange” (2009-present), “Redemption Inc.”, “The Original Six”, “Don Cherry's Grapevine”, “Bobby Orr and the Hockey Legends”
1Royalty deals.
2Blunt delivery.
1[observation, 2016] Nobody is going to outkumbaya Trudeau; nobody is going to do more sit-ups; nobody is going to punch more punching-bags; and nobody is going to do more selfies. But where he is going to fail is in the math. The math isn't going to work. You can't spend $100 billion efficiently. It's impossible. No government ever has.
2[Dragons' Den (2006) Season 3, Dec. 25th 2008] You know, people say I'm the mean one but it's so unfair a characterization. The truth is I'm Mr. Wonderful and here's why: I'm pre-programmed to only speak the truth. I can't lie to anybody. It's impossible for me to tell them something that is erroneous. And so being forced this way from birth to only tell the truth makes my answers honest and pure. I'm the white light versus the dark and sinister way of trying to keep people encouraged without giving them money, which I find my other Dragons often do. There's nothing more sinister and dark than encouraging a really stupid idea.
3Downturns are the best time to start businesses because you develop discipline that's very lean and mean in terms of how to spend money. And those habits serve you very well in good times.
4One of the things I've learned is that women can be very astute investors because they're far less emotional about money. They're far more pragmatic.
5The biggest mistake entrepreneurs can make is trying to do everything themselves. They usually blow up when they try. I did an inventory of every deal I've ever done and it turned out that every single deal I made money on was a partnership, and every colossal failure, where I lost millions, was something I tried to do by myself.
6An employee is a cost center. Everybody is replaceable. Somebody above you is trying to get rid of you to save costs. You have to understand what you are and make sure that you're always adding value, so that you're the last person to be whacked.
7[on Steve Jobs] He was so abusive! Toughest guy I ever met. We were in the boardroom at Apple and he went into a diatribe like I had never heard before.
8I'm not trying to make friends, I'm trying to make money.
9Money tears families apart for lack of, and for too much. It's a very powerful force and you have to understand it and respect it.
10I actually think being an entrepreneur is a state of mind. If you're going to be an entrepreneur, my thesis is that you have to sacrifice everything for some period in your life to be successful. You have to be myopic and completely focused and unbalanced in every way. Once you've achieved success, you're free to do whatever you like.
1He is the son of Georgette (Bookalam) and Terry O'Leary. His father was Irish. His mother was born in Canada, to Lebanese parents.
2Net worth: $400 million.


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Shark Tank2009-2017TV SeriesHimself - Shark
Inside Edition2017TV Series documentaryHimself
The Peter Austin Noto Show2017TV SeriesHimself
Watters' World2017TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2017TV SeriesHimself
MSNBC Live2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Larry King Now2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Dancing with the Stars2009-2016TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member / Himself - Guest Appearance
Home & Family2016TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2012-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself - Shark Tank / Himself
Today2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Jeopardy!2009-2016TV SeriesHimself - Clue Giver / Himself - Video Clue Presenter / Himself - Celebrity Contestant
Beyond the Tank2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Shark
The View2016TV SeriesHimself
American Music Awards 20152015TV SpecialHimself
20/202013-2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Businessman (segment "Kevin O'Leary") / Himself
2016 Miss America Competition2015TV MovieHimself - Judge
Hollywood Game Night2015TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Player
Reality Television Awards2015TV MovieWinner-Best Villain
The Meredith Vieira Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2014TV SeriesHimself
The Lang & O'Leary Exchange2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Host
2014 Billboard Music Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Shark Tank: Swimming with Sharks2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Dragons' Den2006-2014TV SeriesHimself - Dragon
Fox and Friends2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Investor / Entrepreneur / Himself
The Chew2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Special Class Program / Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Program / Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format Non-Fiction Program / ...
The Hour2008-2013TV SeriesHimself
This Hour Has 22 Minutes2013TV SeriesHimself
The Marilyn Denis Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Long Story Short: CBC Turns 752011TV SpecialHimself
CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival2010TV SeriesHimself - Host
CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival2010TV Special documentaryHimself - Host
Late Night with Lang & O'Leary2009TV MovieHimself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2009TV SeriesHimself - 'Shark Tank' Shark
Dragons' Den2008TV SeriesHimself
Discovery Project Earth2008TV SeriesHimself

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Hollywood Today Live2016TV SeriesHimself
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