Pincus Green

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Pincus Green
Born 1936 (age 77–78)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Nationality American

Pincus Green (born 1936)[citation needed] is an American oil and gas commodities trader whose net worth is estimated by Forbes magazine at $1.2 billion USD.[1] Green fled the United States in 1983, along with partner Marc Rich,[2] after being indicted by U.S. Attorney and future mayor of New York City Rudolph Giuliani, on charges of tax evasion and illegal trading with Iran.[citation needed]

Green received a controversial presidential pardon with Marc Rich, from United States President Bill Clinton in 2001.[3]

It has been reported that Green has been in retirement since he underwent heart surgery in late 1990.[4]

Green is Jewish.[5]

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  1. ^ Forbes http://www.forbes.com/lists/2005/54/CEAL.html |url= missing title (help). 
  2. ^ Forbes http://www.forbes.com/lists/2005/54/CEAL.html |url= missing title (help). 
  3. ^ "Financier's Partner Remained Loyal Lieutenant Throughout". The New York Times. 2001-02-20. Retrieved 2010-05-22. 
  4. ^ Ammann, Daniel (2009). The King of Oil: The Secret Lives of Marc Rich. New York: St. Martin‘s Press. ISBN 0-312-57074-0. 
  5. ^ Los Angeles Times: "Pardon Reignites Jewish Stereotypes" by WALTER REICH February 25, 2001