12 Reasons Billionaire George Soros Is Investing In Africa

Written by Keren Mikva

He went into hiding after Nazis occupied Hungary

Born into a Jewish family, Soros was forced into hiding at age 13 after Nazis occupied Hungary in March 1944. After learning of his impending deportation, Soros’s father arranged for him to pose as the godson of an employee of the Hungarian Ministry. Soros emigrated to England in 1947 and studied at the London School of Economics.