Thomas Boone Pickens, Jr. (born May 22, 1928), known as T. Boone Pickens , is an American business magnate and financier . Pickens chairs the hedge fund BP Capital Management. He was a well-known takeover operator and corporate raider during the 1980s. As of November, 2016, Pickens has a net worth of $500 million. 
Boone Pickens, an Oklahoma native, has made $1.2billion from oil drilling and corporate takeovers. The 84-year-old tycoon and philanthropist has become a vocal advocate for alternative energy in recent years.
We went back to six of the most interesting conversations we had for the Pickens Podcast series in 2016 and distilled those visits to our discussions of PEOTUS Donald J. Trump. During this Inauguration Season, I think you’ll find these conversations fascinating.