Carl Icahan

Carl Icahan is an US business investor began his financial markets career at Dreyful & Co., in 1961.  In 2017, he was approached by US President Donald Trump to serve as a special advisor on financial regulation in his administration.

Carl Icahan: Icahan Enterprises

Seven years later – with financial aid from an uncle – he got a seat on the NYSE enabling him to establish securities firm Icahn Enterprises, focused on options trading and arbitrage.  Headquartered in NYC, this  diversified conglomerate holding company invests in a wide arena of industries including:auto parts, casinos, energy, food packaging, home fashion, metals, rail cars and real estate.