A billionaire's heir hangs up on his healing crystal to fix capitalism | Curio

A billionaire's heir hangs up on his healing crystal to fix capitalism

24 mins | Mar 12, 2022

Can a new generation of soul-searching capitalists have it both ways? At only 32-years-old William Peterffy, son of American stock exchange billionaire Thomas Peterffy, has had many jobs. He's been a poet, ranch hand, yoga practitioner, and now he's adjusting to his latest occupation at his Father's company as Environmental, Social, and Governance Director at Interactive Brokers. Annie Massa meets with William Peterffy, the face of the new generation of soul-searching capitalists, helping to reduce Wall Street's environmental footprint, boost diversity and draw a set of younger customers wanting to invest. In his own words, he "never dreamed that [he] would have this relationship with [his] dad", where they work together to change the world.

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