Phillip Sarofim Biography – Phillip Sarofim Wiki
Phillip Sarofim is the son of Texas billionaire Fayez Sarofim. He attended St. John’s school and graduated from Rice University.
Sarofim is founder and CEO of PS Ventures, a privately-held investment firm with a portfolio that includes a variety of companies spanning Enterprise Software, Security, Financial Technology, Renewable Energy, Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) to Entertainment industries.
PS Ventures focuses on early to mid-stage companies and centers upon scalable revenue ramping opportunities with $2 million to $5 million annual revenue run rates. It also considers late stage and pre-IPO opportunities on a selective co-funding basis.
Prior to establishing Trousdale Ventures, Sarofim served as general partner for a prominent venture capital organization headquartered in Austin, Texas.
Sarofim is a supporter of cancer research through a number of medical facilities, including the breast cancer research department at Cedars Sinai Medical Center and the American Cancer Society. He also supports the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Operation Smile.
Sarofim is a supporter of Tree People, an organization that unites Southern California citizens to plant and care for trees, harvest the rain, and renew depleted landscapes throughout the region.
Sarofim is a contributor to the Texas Children’s Hospital and donates his time as a member of the board for the Houston Police Foundation, as well as Houston’s Alley Theater and Emancipation Park.
Phillip Sarofim Age
He was born on April 29, 1986 in Houston, Texas, United States.
Phillip Sarofim Parents
He is the son of Fayez Shalaby Sarofim and Linda Hicks Sarofim Lowe, with whom his father was having an affair while married to Louisa Stude. His father divorced Stude and married Hicks in 1990. Their marriage lasted until 1996. Hicks died while climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Fayez Sarofim is an Egyptian-born investor and part-owner of the NFL’s Houston Texans.
Phillip Sarofim Family
Phillip was born to Fayez Sarofim and Linda Hicks. He was the second son born to Linda Hicks. Hicks cheated on Fayez and had a third son, who was legally adopted by Fayez. His father was married to Louisa Stude, with whom Fayez has two children. In December 2014, Fayez married Susan Krohn, the mother of Phillip’s then-wife Lori Krohn. Phillip’s wife became his step-sister.
Phillip Sarofim Wife
He was married to Lori Krohn, the daughter of Houston millionaire Susan Krohn. They married in Hawaii and it is unknown when the two split.
Phillip Sarofim Girlfriend – Avril Lavigne Boyfriend
He is dating Avril Lavigne. Lavigne was married to Chad Kroeger from 2013–2015 and Sum 41’s Deryck Whibley from 2006–2010.
Phillip Sarofim Net Worth
Sarofim is the heir to his father’s estimated net worth of $1.48 billion dollars.
Phillip Sarofim Nationality
He is of American nationality.
Phillip Sarofim House
In 2017, Phillip purchased a home on Dabney Lane for US$16.3 million, an estimated $2.2 million under the asking price of $18.5 million. The 6,200-square-foot property features five bedrooms and six bathrooms. The mid-century modern home features heated terrazzo floors and a poolside bar and floating lounge.