|Born||Wycliffe K. Grousbeck
) June 13, 1961
|Alma mater||Princeton University
University of Michigan
|Net worth||$360 million (as of 2005)|
|Parents||H. Irving Grousbeck|
Grousbeck graduated from Noble and Greenough School in Dedham, Massachusetts. He continued his education at Princeton University, where he received a B.A. in History in 1983. He rowed on the 1983 undefeated lightweight crew team that claimed the Ivy League and national rowing championship. He later received a law degree from the University of Michigan in 1986 and an MBA in 1992 from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
After spending seven years as a partner at the venture capital firm, Highland Capital Partners, Grousbeck, along with his father H. Irving Grousbeck and Stephen Pagliuca) founded the group Boston Basketball Partners L.L.C. that bought the Boston Celtics for $360 million in 2002. In 2008, they led the organization to an unprecedented seventeenth NBA Championship.