Icahn targets Dell opportunity

With over $10 billion dollars at his disposal, Carl Icahn is Wall Street's richest man and certainly not afraid of taking on US corporate giants.

30th March, 2013
Carl Icahn: Wall Street's richest man is making a move on Dell. Photo: Bloomberg

For a man in his late 70s, Carl Icahn certainly isn't slowing down. With over $10 billion dollars at his disposal, Icahn is Wall Street's richest man and certainly not afraid of taking on US corporate giants.

Dell is just the latest company to attract the billionaire's attention.

What looked like Michael Dell's triumphant recapture of the company he founded has become a complicated takeover tangle given Icahn's interest. After reading about the proposed $24.4 billion...

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