|Celebrated Name:||Micky Arison|
|Real Name/Fullname:||Micky Arison|
|Age:||72 years of age|
|Date of birth:||29 June 1949|
|Birthplace:||Tel Aviv – Yafo, Israel|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Madeleine Arison|
|Children:||Yes (Nick Arison, Kelly Arison)|
|Profession:||Israeli-American businessman, chairman of Carnival Corporation|
|2021 Net Worth||$10 billion|
|Last Updated:||November 2021|
Micky Arison is a businessman who is an Israeli-American and the chairman of the world’s largest cruise operator, “Carnival Corporation & plc.” He is also the owner of the basketball team “Miami Heat” of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
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Micky Arison was born in Tel Aviv, Israel, on June 29, 1949. Ted Arison, his father, was co-founder of Carnival Corporation along with Meshulam Rikis. He is the father of Kames and Shari Arison, his one and only brother.
He went to the University of Miami but later dropped out to work in the sales department in his father’s company. He is married with Madeleine Arison. Together they have two children. Nick Arison is Nick’s Chief Operating Officer (CEO), for Miami Heat.
Age, Height and Weight
Being born on 29 June 1949, Micky Arison is 72 years old as of today’s date 21st November 2021. His height measures 1.8m, and his weight weighs 78kg.
Micky Arison started his career in the year 1972 when he decided to drop out of college to work in his father’s Carnival Cruise Lines business. He was promoted to reservations manager after two years. Here he helped plan new marketing strategies for the company.
Arison has created a new pricing plan that is affordable to appeal to the young and old, as well as those who have never taken a cruise.
He was named vice president of passenger traffic in 1976. He was elected President of the Company three years later.
The company was rapidly growing and he decided to take it public in 1987. The initial public offering (IPO) netted $400 million, which allowed the company to expand its operations.
Arison acquired one of the world’s oldest and most revered cruise lines, “Holland America.”
When his father died, he became the CEO of the company. He also bought a large stake in Seabourn Cruise Line and Costa Cruises in 1992.
Between 1997 and 1999, he ordered 15 more vessels to be built, and the company had a 35 percent marketshare by 2001.
In 2002, Arison acquired “P&O Princess Cruises,” which had established markets in Australia, United Kingdon, and the United States. After acquiring P&O, the company Carnival Corporation became the world’s largest cruise company.
Arison expanded the company’s fleet by buying the “Queen Mary 2” in the year 2004, which was the world’s largest ocean liner.
Awards & Achievements
In 2003, Micky Arison was awarded the “Seatrade Personality Award.” He is also the owner of the basketball team Miami Heat since 1995. Arison’s Miami Heat won the 2013 NBA Finals, 2012 NBA Finals, and the 2006 NBA Finals. In ten years, he took the company from bottom feeders to number one. In his 34 years as the CEO of the Carnival Corporation & plc, he was able to grow the company’s fleet from 2 ships to more than 100, before stepping down in the year 2013.
Net Worth & Salary of Micky Arison in 2021
Micky Arison’s net worth is estimated to be more than $10 Billion as of November 2021. In 2011, he was listed as the “169th wealthiest person in the world” by Forbes magazine. He bought the Miami Heat basketball team for $68 million in 1995. He also purchased the Crystal Palace Resort, and Casino in the Bahamas, for an estimated $250million. In 2003, he sold more than $100 million of his company’s stock.
Micky Arison is a well-known businessman. He is known for his open-door management style and always gave importance to the company’s marketing and growth priorities. Arison was the Miami Heat’s managing general partner and served a three year term as chairman of the NBA Board of Governors.