Micky Arison

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Micky Arison
Born(1949-06-29) June 29, 1949 (age 63)
Tel Aviv, Israel
NationalityIsraeli/American
OccupationChief Executive Officer
Known forChief Executive Officer of Carnival Corporation
ReligionJewish[1]
 
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Micky Arison
Born(1949-06-29) June 29, 1949 (age 63)
Tel Aviv, Israel
NationalityIsraeli/American
OccupationChief Executive Officer
Known forChief Executive Officer of Carnival Corporation
ReligionJewish[1]

Micky Arison (born June 29, 1949) is an Israeli-American businessman. He is Chief Executive Officer of Carnival Corporation, the world's largest cruise operator, and owner of the NBA's Miami Heat.

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Biography

Micky Arison is the son of Ted Arison, co-founder of the Carnival Corporation, with Meshulam Riklis. His sister is Shari Arison. He resides in Bal Harbour, Florida[2] but also has homes in New York and Israel. Arison owns a 200 foot yacht which he also uses as a home. He attended University of Miami but dropped out.

In 2011, Forbes magazine calculated Arison's wealth at $5.9 billion, making him the 169th wealthiest person in the world. In 2009, he earned $7,201,110, which included a base salary of $880,000, a cash bonus of $2,206,116, stocks granted of $3,618,481, and other compensation totaling $496,513.[3]

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