Robert Miller (businessman)

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Robert Miller
Born July 1943 (age 74)
Residence Montreal, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Alma mater Rider University
Occupation Businessman and founder of Future Electronics
Net worth US$2.6 billion (as of January 2017)[1]
Spouse(s) divorced
Children 2
The philanthropic activities Miller, Future and its employees are involved in are not known to many primarily because the CEO doesn’t like to be interviewed and keeps these efforts hidden from the larger public. Yet, each year, Miller and Future donate millions of dollars to individuals, foundations and nations globally.
Electronics Purchasing Strategies magazine (2014)[2]

Robert Miller (born July 1943), is a Canadian businessman who founded Future Electronics in 1968, and built it into the world's third-largest electronics distributor.

Early life[edit]

Robert Miller was born in July 1943.[3] Miller is a graduate of Rider University.[1][4][5] He worked at a snackbar and as a DJ to pay for college.[2]

Career[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Miller is divorced, with two children, and lives in Montreal, Canada.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "The World's Billionaires: Robert Miller". Forbes. Retrieved 26 January 2017. 
  2. ^ a b Ojo, Bolaji (16 April 2014). "Getting to Know Future Electronics’ Robert Miller, Part Two". Electronics Purchasing Strategies. BBG Enterprises Inc. Retrieved 15 July 2015. 
  3. ^ "FUTURE ELECTRONICS LIMITED - Officers (free information from Companies House)". Beta.companieshouse.gov.uk. Retrieved 2017-01-26. 
  4. ^ "Miller's crossroad - Canadian Business - Your Source For Business News". Canadian Business. 2010-09-08. Retrieved 2017-01-26. 
  5. ^ "Robert Miller, The World's Richest People". Forbes.com. 2006-02-13. Retrieved 2017-01-26.