Tom Misner’s Net Worth, Wife, Children, & Biography

Tom Misner is a guitarist, engineer, artist, lecturer, and entrepreneur with over 40 years of experience in the music industry. He is also the founder and central figure behind SAE Institute, the world’s biggest and most innovative creative media education company, which has transformed the education space for audio, video, and graphics media content developers in over 27 countries.

Tom Misner’s Age, Wiki, Family & Education

Misner was born in Zagreb, Yugoslavia in 1955, and is currently 68 years old in 2024. 

He immigrated to Australia with his mother, Inge, when he was 14 years old in 1969. His mother was a successful restaurateur and was the driving force behind his massive empire. Misner dropped out of high school at the age of fifteen. 

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Tom Misner’s Wife Kathy and Children

In 1972, he met Kathy Falls, with whom he has two children. Until 1976, he and his wife Kathy ran a contract cleaning company. Moreover, his son is Robert, popularly known as Bobby Misner who was born on 6th May in 1995 in Australia and his daughter is Yasmin.

Furthermore, his son Bobby rose to prominence after his video titled “LIFE of a BILLIONAIRE’S SON” went viral on social media. The young socialite leads a luxury lifestyle and is considered a YouTube sensation. Apart from this, Bobby has also modeled for several brands and has amassed a decent number of admirers.

Tom Misner’s Net Worth and Salary

The billionaire businessman owns a humongous amount of wealth and property all over the world. He has built several houses and institutions under his name and earns a hefty sum annually. That being said, the estimated net worth of Tom Misner is $700 million. 

In 2010, he sold the SAE Group for $300 million.

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Talking about his professional career, Tom initially used to run a contract cleaning company with his wife. Later, he founded the SAE Institute in 1976 and has been actively serving as a remarkable businessman, sound engineer, and record producer ever since for over 4 decades now. Tom is considered an expert in transnational education, for which he received an honorary doctorate from Middlesex University in 2001. 

For over two decades, he has been investing in the commercial sector and artists. The acquisition and restructuring of Studios 301 in the late 1990s, as well as his rescue of AMS Neve in 2005, are two of his many well-known contributions. As an engineer, producer, and musician, he has contributed to over 100 albums. For years, he has been the main man on the recording, mastering, and digitization of music in Australia.