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|Born||June 29, 1949
Tel Aviv, Israel
|Education||University of Miami|
|Occupation||Chairman of Carnival Corporation & plc
Owner of the Miami Heat
|Net worth||US$10.1 Billion (February 2021)|
|Relatives||Ted Arison (father)
Shari Arison (sister)
Nick Arison (son)
Micky Arison (born June 29, 1949) is an Israeli-American billionaire businessman and chairman of Carnival Corporation, the world's largest cruise operator. From 1979 until 2013, he also served as CEO until he was replaced in June 2013 by Arnold W. Donald, who had served on the company's board for 12 years. Arison is also the owner of the NBA's Miami Heat.
Micky Arison is the son of Ted Arison, co-founder of Carnival Corporation. His sister is Shari Arison. He also has a brother named Kames Arison. He resides in Bal Harbour, Florida. Arison owns two 200 foot yachts which he uses as homes. He attended the University of Miami but dropped out. In 2011, Forbes magazine calculated Arison's wealth at $7 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.
He is married to Madeleine Arison, and they have two children. Their son Nick Arison is CEO of the Miami Heat.
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