HEDGE FUND billionaire Ken Griffin is a part of a consortium getting ready to purchase Chelsea from Roman Abramovich.
The American, who owns a £410million global property empire, has teamed up with Chicago Cubs proprietor Thomas Ricketts in a bid to safe the west London membership.
Griffin boasts luxurious estates in New York, London and Hawaii to call a number of.
Below, we have a look contained in the tycoon’s beautiful pads situated in numerous continents, nations and climates.
Central Park Penthouse in NYC – £182m
Griffin purchased the costliest house that has EVER been bought within the United States for round £182million ($238million).
Ken Griffin, the founding father of Citadel, now owns a stunning penthouse condominium which overlooks Manhattan’s Central Park.
He enjoys the highest 4 flooring of 220 Central park.
The breathtaking constructing has 70 flooring and 116 residential items.
Award-winning architect Robert A.M Stern designed the property which boasts centralised air situation, a whole health centre, a spa and an enormous out of doors pool lined with elegant lighting.
Residents have entry to their very own balconies, valet providers, occasion rooms, a full attended foyer and a concierge on high.
And Griffin has some wealthy and well-known neighbours, together with Brit singer Sting and his spouse Trudie Styler who’ve additionally purchased a unit there.
Carlton Gardens in St James, London – £95m
The hedge fund tycoon snapped up a £95million mansion close to Buckingham Palace.
The colossal 200-year-old Georgian house in central London boasts a health club, pool, and underground extension.
Griffin reportedly purchased UK’s priciest terraced house for a £30million low cost.
But stamp responsibility reportedly set him again a whopping £14million for Britain’s costliest property since 2011.
The hose makes Griffin a neighbour to the Queen and means he shares a driveway with the overseas secretary.
Three Carlton Gardens is the most recent in a string of properties purchased by bachelor Griffin, 53, who’s price a reported £6.8billion.
The lavish property as soon as housed the personal places of work of Charles de Gaulle throughout World War II.
9 Walton Penthouse in Chicago – £45m
In November, Griffin paid a file £45million for the highest 4 flooring at 9 West Walton Street in Chicago.
Griffin, who settled a contentious divorce in 2015 with his second spouse, Anne Dias Griffin, reportedly purchased every flooring individually, in keeping with public information.
Griffin shelled out $21.7million for the thirty eighth flooring penthouse unit, by itself. He nabbed the thirty seventh flooring for $12.95 million, and the thirty sixth flooring for $12.13 million.
The thirty fifth flooring went for $12.5million, and included 7,100 toes of the overall sq. footage.
Two properties in Hawaii – £23m
He additionally purchased two beautiful estates in Hawaii’s Kohanaiki neighborhood.
He paid £10million for one and £13million for the opposite.
Casa Apava in Palm Beach, Florida – £55m
The billionaire spent £54.6million on this luxury resort-styled house in Florida.
He additionally spent £112.5million within the space as he purchased three different properties close-by.
Winter resort in Aspen, Colorado – £10m
Griffin purchased a snowboarding resort-styled property for a flashy £10million.
The mansion is surrounded with snowed-up mountains and there are many ski resorts close by.