Carl Berg was bornon 1938 in United States. Silicon Valley real estate titan Carl Berg offloaded the assets in his publicly traded Mission West in December 2012 to realty developer Divco West. That deal, worth about $1.3 billion in cash, stock and debt considerations, allowed Berg to move out of the spotlight shined on public companies. He still maintains a private real estate portfolio through his firm, Berg and Berg. A former vending machine repairman who worked night shifts to pay his way through the University of New Mexico, Berg bought real estate investment trust Mission West in 1997.
As of March 2013, his net worth was estimated at $1
His technology investments include the consulting firm International Network Services, which he bought from Lucent Technologies in 2002
Berg acquired Mission West Properties Real Estate Investment Trust in 1997 and sold it to realty developer Divco West in December 2012 for $1
In 1979, they re-focused their business on building industrial campuses for the tech industry
He worked as a loan officer in Texas and then moved to California in the 1970s where took a job running a mortgage company in Sunnyvale, California
Carl Edwin Berg (born 1938) is an American businessman, real estate investor, and venture capitalist who has been included in Forbes magazine's list of the 400 richest people in America numerous times