Seth Tobias

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Seth Tobias
Born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died September 4, 2007(2007-09-04) (aged 44)
Jupiter, Florida
Cause of death
Drowning[1]
Nationality American
Alma mater Boston University
Occupation Hedge fund manager
Spouse(s) Phyllis Tobias, also known as Mia Manente and Filomena Tobias

Seth Tobias (April 8, 1963 – September 4, 2007) was an American hedge fund manager and financial commentator who made frequent appearances on the CNBC television programs Squawk Box and Kudlow & Company.

Early life and education[edit]

Tobias was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania[2] on April 8, 1963 and had four brothers, Samuel, Spence, Scott and Joshua.[3] He was raised in Plymouth Meeting[4] and graduated from Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School and from Boston University with a B.A. in Finance.[5]

Career[edit]

He was the president of Circle T Partners, a company he founded in 1996 at age 32 after working for five years as portfolio manager and equity trader at JRO Associates.[6]

Tobias' career began by processing trades for a then-unknown portfolio manager named Jim Cramer, who went on to host "Mad Money." Tobias impressed Cramer, but the job didn’t last long.[7][why?]

Personal life[edit]

Tobias' first wife was Tricia White of South Jersey.[8] At the time of his death, he was married to Phyllis Tobias, also known as Mia Manente and Filomena Manente Racanati Tolendini Jacknin Tobias.[9][10][11]

Death[edit]

Tobias died on September 4, 2007 after drowning in his pool while under the influence of cocaine, alcohol and Ambien.[12]

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