The Oracle of Omaha, billionaire Warren Buffett, needs no introduction as he is one of the wealthiest people on this planet. He made a fortune running his company Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) - Get Report.
He is regarded as one of the most successful investors of all time. He is often referred as "Oracle of Omaha" as his company Berkshire Hathaway is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.
Berkshire Hathaway owns more than 60 companies, including Benjamin Moore, Geico and more.
You might find it interesting to know that Berkshire Hathaway is originally a textile manufacturer. Buffett's investing group took it over in 1966, and the rest, as they say, is history.
Watch the video above to find out more about Berkshire Hathaway and how the company became the revered financial institution it is today.