WESTPORT, Conn. Greenwich resident Ray Dalio, founder of the Westport hedge fund firm Bridgewater Associates, was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2012 by Time Magazine.
Dalio, 62, founded the company in 1975, according to the firm's website. Today, the firm manages $120 billion in global investments.
According to Forbes.com , Dalio is the 88th richest person in the world and the 44th richest person in the United States, with a net worth of $10 billion as of March 2012.
See the full Time Magazine list here .
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