Tony Ressler
Tony Ressler
Real Name/Full Name Antony P. Ressler
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Tony Ressler
Birth Place: Washington D.C, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 12 October 1960
Age/How Old: 63 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 157 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
Eye Color: Amber
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – Ira Ressler
Mother – Dorothy Ressler
Siblings: Debra Ressler and Richard Ressler
School: N/A
College: Georgetown University
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Jami Gertz
Kids/Children Name: Oliver Jordan Ressler, Oliver Jordan Ressler and Nicholas Simon Ressler
Profession:  American billionaire Chief executive and private equity investor
Net Worth: $5 Billion
Last Updated: April 2024

There are many reasons why people are added into the list of celebrities. Some are celebrated for what they have been able to achieve over the years and others are celebrated for what they have helped other people achieve. Tony Ressler is a very successful man who is not only known for his achievements, but also for his expertise in the world of business.

As of now, he is known as a successful American billionaire chief executive and private equity investor. Tony is based in Beverly Hills and that is where he operates from. He is known as the co-founder of the private equity films known as Apollo Global Management which was founded in 1990. And in 1997, he co-founded Ares Management. The key founder in these two firms is his brother-in-law Leon Black.

Well, how well do you know about Tony Ressler? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Tony Ressler’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Tony Ressler to date.

Biography and Early Life

Looking at how much Tony has managed to achieve in life, you would be tempted to think that he is almost expiring, but that is not the case. Tony is only in his early 60s since he was born on the 12th of October in 1960 in Washington D.C in the United States of America, which makes him American by birth. Ressler enjoyed the beauty and the fun of growing up alongside his four siblings, as he was born in a family of five.

His father is named Ira Ressler and his mother’s name is Dorothy Ressler. Tony was not only born in a religious family as his parents were Jewish, but he was also born in a wealthy family. This is because, his father was a World War II veteran and an attorney. There is however no information of what his mum did for a living. Although we don’t have all the names of his siblings, we managed to find the names of his brother Richard Ressler and sister Debra Ressler.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Tony Ressler in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Tony Ressler’s age is 63 years old as of today’s date 20th April 2024 having been born on 12 October 1960. Though, he is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 157 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.


Being born in a financially stable family means that Tony had an opportunity of enjoying the best experience in life. For this reason, Tony was lucky to be enrolled in the best schools in his neighbourhood. However, it seems like he didn’t see the need of talking much of the school he attended in high school and it was not easy to know even the name of the school.

After graduating from high school, he joined Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and earned BSFS. After graduating from university, he joined Drexel Burnham Lambert as an employee and eventually, he reached the position of senior vice president. This is was a great achievement in his career.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Tony Ressler has not only been successful as a man but he has also managed to keep a happy personal life. Despite all his achievements, he did not forget to concentrate on his love life and in the 1980s, when he was only 20+ years, he fell in love with Jami Gertz. It is however not clear how long they dated before agreeing to tie the knot on the 16th of June in 1989. His wife Jami is a successful actress who is fascinated by what she does.

Almost three years after their wedding, in 1992, the couple welcomed their firstborn son named Oliver Jordan Ressler. Three years later, their second-born son Nicholas Simon Ressler was born in 1995 and after another three years, they welcomed their third-born son Theo Ressler in 1998. The couple has been together for more than 30 years now and they are very happy together with no signs of separating or divorcing.

Is Tony Ressler Gay?

Tony Ressler might have not given any information about his past relationships before he met Jami. However, his more than 30 years of marriage and the three sons who are now adults prove he is straight.

Professional Career

He served at Drexel Burnham Lambert Incorporated as its Senior Vice President of High Yield until its collapse. He then decided to found Apollo Global Management, L.L.P in 1990. With time, Apollo grew and had over $300 billion in assets that were under its management. 7 years after co-founding Apollo, he co-founded Ares Management, LLC, which also became a great success. As of now, the company has control of over $136 billion in assets in both individuals and a wide variety of companies.


Tony might have not received any awards or recognition as at now, but his expertise in the business world is notable.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tony Ressler in ’2024’

Tony Ressler Net Worth
Tony Ressler Net Worth

As of 2024, Tony has a net worth of $5 Billion, all of which he has earned from his career in the business world.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • His sister Debra Ressler who is a Broadway producer is married to Leon Black who is a co-founder in Apollo.
  • His brother Richard Ressler works at CIM Investment management as a principal and founder.
  • Gertz-Ressler High Academy which is part of The Alliance for College-Ready Public Schools as a member is named after Tony and his wife.

Tony’s passion in the world of business has led to the current success he enjoys now. He has also been a founder of different companies all of which have become a great success.


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