Michael Dell (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder, CEO and chairman of the board of directors for Dell (DELL), the computer company that he founded in 1984 with $1,000 in his college dorm room at the age of 19. Today, Dell has a market cap of $24 billion, with over 100,000 employees who serve the IT needs of global corporations, small and medium businesses, governments, healthcare providers, educational institutions and home computing users.
In 1998, MSD Capital was founded as an investment firm to manage the capital of Dell and his family. The firm primarily focuses on publicly traded securities, traditional private equity activities and real estate. Continue Reading »