Charles R. Bronfman

Bronfman, Charles
  • Joined the Giving Pledge: 09/18/2012 - Read the Letter
  • Estimated Net Worth: $2.3 billion
  • Forbes Rank: #771
  • Industry: Beverages; Investment management
  • Born: 1931
  • Residence: New York, NY

Charles Bronfman was formerly co-chairman of Seagram Company, the family liquor business. He was also head of Koor Industries, one of Israel's largest investment holding companies as well as owner of Major League Baseball's Montreal Expos from 1968 to 1990.

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Our foundation will close, by design in 2016. My children have their own foundations and philanthropic interests, as it should be. And I had and have no intent to "rule from the grave".

Charles R. Bronfman

Giving Interests

Canada; Education; Genealogy; Grants to individuals; Human Services; International interests; Israel; Jewish Organizations; Maryland; Massachusetts; New York