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Mark Scheinberg

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Net worth 2018: $4.76 Billion
Residence: Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Country: Canada
BirthDay: 1973
Education: Drop Out, Fanshawe College
BIOGRAPHY

Mark Scheinberg was bornon 1973 in Isle of Man, United Kingdom, Canada. Mark Scheinberg is #441 in List Billionaires People In The World. Mark Scheinberg cofounded PokerStars with his father, Isai, and built it into the world's biggest online poker company before cashing out in 2014. He helped launch PokerStars in 2001, at age 28, and benefited tremendously from the poker boom that soon swept the U.S. and the rest of world. In 2014 he sold PokerStars' parent company, Rational Group (which also owned Full Tilt Poker) to The Stars Group, then called Amaya, for $4.9 billion. Scheinberg, who owned 75% of Rational Group at the time, pocketed more than $3 billion from the sale.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2015

$4.1 Billion

2016

$4.1 Billion

2017

$4.5 Billion

2018

$4.76 Billion

TIMELINE
2017

In May 2017, it was announced that Scheinberg was investing in a multimillion-dollar real estate project called Centro Canalejas Madrid in Madrid, Spain

2014

In June 2014, it was reported that Rational Group Ltd, the PokerStars parent company was being bought by Amaya Gaming Group of Canada for $4

2011

They settled there in Richmond Hill, where in 2011 Isai still owned the house they had bought in 1988

2001

Together with his father, computer programmer Isai Scheinberg, he founded PokerStars in 2001

1973

Mark Scheinberg (born 1973) is an Israeli-Canadian businessman, co-founder and former co-owner of the online gambling company PokerStars

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