Research Outline

Ken Griffin, the CEO of Citadel


To provide Ken Griffin's likes, dislikes, who he admires, family details, themes that he discusses, and any other recent updates about his life.

Early Findings

Family Details

  • Ken Griffin, a Florida native , is a divorced father of three children. Even though he has many properties across the U.S, the 51-year-old is a resident of Chicago, Illinois.

Real Estate

  • According to an article published by Forbes, Griffin has spent $700 million in the recent past snapping up high-end homes in cities such as Palm Beach, New York and London.
  • In Palm Beach, for instance, Griffin spent $99 million for a waterfront home, adjacent to his other property.


  • Ken is passionate about philanthropy, supporting educational and cultural causes that promote community engagement and improvement.
  • Through the years, he has donated over $1billion to various organizations such as the Ann & Robert Lurie Children’s Hospital, the University of Chicago, the Museum of Natural History, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Field Museum of Natural History and the American Museum of Natural History.