Gordon David Sondland is the United States Ambassador to the European Union. He is also the founder and former chairman of Provenance Hotels and a co-founder of the merchant bank Aspen Capital. He was a major donor to Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign.
Age and Background
Gordon Sondland was born on 16 July 1957 in Seattle, Washington to Jewish parents Frieda (Piepsch) and Gunther Sondland who had fled Europe to Uruguay during holocaust. The Sondlands later moved to Seattle and opened a dry-cleaning business. Gordon Sondland is 62 years old as of 2019.
Trump Impeachment Hearings
Gordon Sondland will appear before The House Intelligence Committee on 19 November to talk about his role in the alleged attempt by Donal Trump to push Ukraine president to investigate Burisma, a gas company with ties to Hunter Biden, Biden's son in order to hurt Joe Biden's political image.
Sondland initially appeared before closed-door testimony to state where talked about his role. Gordon Sondland later revised his statement to reveal that he told an aide to Zelensky that military assistance would not be released until Zelensky issued a statement agreeing to investigate Burisma, a gas company with ties to Hunter Biden.
A$ap Rocky reference
Gordon Sondland while appearing before The House Intelligence Committee revealed in passing that he discussed the arrest of A$ap Rocky in Sweden with Donald Trump.
Things I never thought I'd hearing in an impeachment hearing:— Caleb Hull 🎅🏻🎁 (@CalebJHull) November 20, 2019
"I think we primarily discussed A$AP Rocky." pic.twitter.com/iWrmXK0gys
Gordon Sondland is married Katherine Durant since 1993. The couple has got two children Max and Lucy.
Gordon Sondland has got an estimated net worth of $USD60 million as of November 2019. Gordon Sondland's wealth comes from Provenance Hotels his company that owns a number of hotels. Goron Sondland is also the co-founder Aspen Capital a merchant bank.
|Born||16th July, 1957|
|Home City||Washington, United States|
|Current City||Washington, United States|