Joel Schiffman- Net Worth, Age, Wife, Ethnicity, Height, Career

Joel Schiffman

Joel Schiffman is a businessman and financier from the United States. Joel Schiffman works for an investment management firm as the Chief of US Defined Contribution and Insurance Sales. Furthermore, he is well-known as the boyfriend of well-known news anchor Hoda Kotb.

Quick Facts

Full Name:Joel Schiffman
Born Date:21 Mar, 1958
Age:65 years
Lucky Number:11
Lucky Stone:Diamond
Lucky Color:Red
Best Match for Marriage:Leo
Profession:Entrepreneur and Financer
Country:United States
Height:5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
Marital Status:in-relation
DatingHoda Kotb
DivorceBurzis Kanga
Net Worth$19 million
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorGrey
Birth PlaceUnited States
EducationUniversity’s Wharton School
KidsThree (Haley Joey Kotb, Hope Catherine Kotb, Kyle)

Joel Schiffman Biography

Joel Schiffman was born on March 21, 1958, in the United States. His nationality is American, and he was born under the sign of Aries. Joel has reached the age of 65. He is of English ethnicity. In addition, his nickname is Boots.

Joel Schiffman Education

Joel earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the “University of California” in 1981. He was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity and the UCLA Rugby Team while at UCLA. He then went to the “University of Pennsylvania” and earned a Diploma in Investment Management Analysis. He graduated from the University’s Wharton School in 1995.

Joel Schiffman Height, Weight

Joel Schiffman is a man with grey hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 9 inches tall. In addition, he has a light complexion. Other information about the sizes of his body parts is currently unavailable.

Joel Schiffman
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According to his LinkedIn profile, Joel is the current Vice-President and Director of the Financial Institutions group Janus Capital Group. In addition, he has extensive experience in the field, having held positions at various institutions such as Trail Ridge Capital LLC, Reed, Conor, and Birdwell, and Lord, Abbett, and Co. LLC.

In 1987, Joel Schiffman became the Senior Vice President of Kidder Peabody in Los Angeles. He transformed the retail investment brokerage business into an institutional consulting practice during his seven-year tenure there. In 1994, he accepted a position as a Consulting Group Director at Smith Barney in Denver, Colorado. In November 2003, he left the company to become the Principal, Director of Marketing at Trail Ridge Capital, LLC, also in Denver. He worked there for nearly two years and was in charge of developing and implementing a sales and marketing strategy for a new hedge fund.

He returned to Los Angeles in September 2005 to join Reed, Conor, and Birdwell as Senior Vice President for Business Development and Client Services. In June 2008, he relocated to Jersey City, New Jersey, to work as the Director of Retirement Platform Relationships at Lord, Abbett, and Co. LLC. Since August 2013, he has worked for Columbia Management in the Greater New York City Area as the Senior Relationship Manager, National Accounts. He most recently joined Janus Henderson Investors U.S. as Vice President and Director of Financial Institutions in August 2015 and has been there ever since.

Joel Schiffman Net Worth

How rich is Joel Schiffman? Schiffman’s net worth is estimated to be around $19 million as of January 2024, with a salary of $191,193 as a Vice President. He discovered his net worth through his position as vice president and financier.

Joel Schiffman Wife, Marriage

In terms of his romantic status, he is currently engaged. He proposed to his six-year girlfriend, Hoda Kotb, and she accepted. They will marry on November 25th, 2019. Hoda is a journalist and news anchor. In 2013, Joel and Hoda began dating. They relocated together in 2016. In 2017, they adopted a child, Haley Joey Kotb. Kotb adopted a baby girl, Hope Catherine Kotb, on April 16, 2019.

Joel first met Hoda Kotb in 2013 at a Wall Street Professionals speaking event. They stayed in touch via email after the event, and she later stated that going there was the best decision she had ever made. The news of their relationship was made public by ‘The Daily Mail’ on January 20, 2015. Hoda has openly discussed the relationship several times since then.

While the two may not marry, they have both previously been married. Joel’s first wife was Burzis Kanga, and he has a daughter named Kyle, who is a law student, from his previous marriage, which ended in 2007. From 2005 to 2008, Hoda was married to former University of New Orleans tennis coach Burzis Kanga. She is a breast cancer survivor who allowed the ‘Today Show’ to film her battle with the disease in 2007.