| Ivan Glasenberg |
Johannesburg, South Africa
|Nationality||Australia, South Africa, Israeli, Swiss|
|Alma mater||University of Witwatersrand, University of Southern California|
|Known for||CEO of Glencore|
Ivan Glasenberg is the chief executive officer of Glencore, one of the world's largest commodity trading and mining companies. Glasenberg is described as a South African-Australian-Israeli triple citizen. He became a Swiss citizen in 2011. He is also on the boards of mining companies Xstrata plc and Minara Resources Ltd.
Background and early career
Glasenberg was born to a Jewish family  in South Africa in January 1957. His father, Samuel Glasenberg, was "a luggage manufacturer and importer born in Lithuania", and his mother, Blanche, was South African.
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- Martin Spieler: «Letztlich macht es keine Differenz, ob Ihr Vermögen eine Milliarde beträgt oder sechs» Interview, SonntagsZeitung, 5 May 2013 (german)
- Jerusalem Post: "The billionaire would-be oleh" by NADAV SHEMER May 6, 2011