In only a few years, Steven Mnuchin has gone from Hollywood film financier and regional banker to the signatory of the almighty buck.
The U.S. Treasury secretary on Wednesday took a tour of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to see manufacturing of the brand new $1 payments together with his signature. His spouse, Louise Linton, joined the go to, together with Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and adviser, and a number of other Treasury officers. The new payments are scheduled to enter circulation subsequent month.
Mnuchin, 54, is a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. accomplice who went on to begin a hedge fund that’s now defunct. He later bought a failing mortgage lender in California and began financing films, incomes producer credit for movies together with “Mad Max: Fury Road” and “Suicide Squad.” He even made a cameo look in “Rules Don’t Apply,” a Warren Beatty movie launched final 12 months.