Martin Shkreli is an eminent entrepreneur who had shares in medical and financial concerns. His greatest achievements include the Turing Pharmaceuticals Daraprim that he brought to the United States and Retrophin. While Daraprim also became the reason for his conviction, taking him to the felony trials and ending up in a prison.
That was 17th of March in 1983 when Shkreli was born in New York to a Christian family having an Albanian and Croatian roots. His parents moved in from Montenegro in search of a career and started their profession with the odd jobs. Shkreli is originally a tribe in Albania, which serves as his last name.
Well, first he started attending Sunday school, then went to Hunter College while later in his teens he was dropped with a certain amount of credits that enabled him to start a job at the age of 17.
After Shkreli had attained a strong footing in his career he went on to pursue some mutual investments. Before that, he had a fine career that led him into success as well as some suspicion for wrongdoing which was later withdrawn. The mutual investment was sued by one of the parties who were interested in acquiring some shares.
Just a couple of years later Shkreli started MSMB Capital Management with one of his friends, Marek Biestek. The company suffered from the start and within the next few years it was termed insolvent, but the founders were given compensation to continue their work in order to appease the investors. However, the series of demise and the continuous loss continued despite being reforming the methods of doing business.
The shaky business career of Martin Shkreli took him under numerous investigations triggered on the basis of his actions against his former organization and the lawsuits so filed against him by the new administration for disturbing the stock performance. While a criminal investigation began against him and his team on the basis of the Fifth Amendment after provoking the corruption on securities.
And Shkreli already accepted the wrongdoing. Along with that, the price hike of Daraprim added fuel to his legal issues. Just 8 days before his 35th birthday, he was sentenced to serve 7 years in prison and four days before that a fine of $7.4 million was imposed on him.
Everything went on for him on the dark side, but the girls certainly appeared on the bright side, while they were constantly moved under the shadows.
Shkreli’s history with the girls is astonishing. He has been dipping in the ice tubes during winter. His story is much like that. While Katie, prominently his last girlfriend stated that he offered her $10,000 to let him eat her out.
Shkreli’s net worth at the time of his arrest was around $70 million. Though it was thought that the stated net worth of $45 million might have crashed to $40 million. But the whole story was different when the later accounts were revealed.