Origins: Boulogne-Billancourt, France. He served as a medic in the French army before delving into the world of hedge funds in 1986. He is also known for his involvement in philanthropic causes around the world.
Relationship status: He is currently in a relationship with Uma Thurman, who gave birth to the couple’s first child Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence Thurman-Busson, (known as Luna) in July 2012.
He was previously in a relationship with model Elle Macpherson from 1996 until 2005. The couple have two sons Arpad Flynn and Aurelius Cy Andrea.
Wealth: Busson had an estimated wealth of $200million this year, according to a French investment magazine.
Controversy: Arpad Busson reportedly made his first money as a toothpick salesman, a claim which the multimillionaire vehemently denies.
As a young man, he dated actress Farrah Fawcett, who was 16 years older than him, after meeting her on the French Riviera.
Arpad Busson graduated from the Institut Le Rosey in Switzerland. He then served as a medic in the French Army. After finishing his time in the Army, he had his first brush with tabloid fame, after being romantically linked to actress Farah Fawcett. He began working in finance in the late 80s, and later became a marketing representative for Tudor Investments. In 2001, he launched his own funding group, EIM Group. The purpose of the company was to manage the funds that passed between other hedge funds. In addition to working with his own company, he has become widely recognized for his generous charitable work. He reappeared in the tabloids in the late 2000s, first after his divorce from Elle MacPherson, then as the victim of a Ponzi scheme, and most recently, as the father of a baby with actress, Uma Thurman.
Arpad A. Busson is a London-based French financier. Busson entered the world of hedge funds in 1986 working in New York. He is the founder and Chairman of the EIM Group, a fund of funds company. Wikipedia
Born: January 27, 1963 (age 50), Boulogne-Billancourt, France
Height: 6′ 3″ (1.90 m)
Partner: Uma Thurman (2007–)
Children: Arpad Flynn Alexander Busson, Luna Thurman-Busson, Aurelius Cy Andrea Busson
Movies: Sweet Lies
Parents: Florence Harcourt-Smith, Pascal Busson