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Berkshire Hathaway : Anonymous bidder pays $3.46 million for Warren Buffett lunch

by June 11, 2016 General

Warren Buffett, Chairman, CEO and largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway takes part in interviews before a fundraising luncheon for the nonprofit Glide Foundation in New YorkAn anonymous bidder agreed at auction to pay $3,456,789 (2 million pounds) to eat lunch with Warren Buffett, tying the record for the right to dine with one of the world’s most admired investors.Money will go to Glide, a San Francisco charity that provides food, health care and other services to people who are homeless, poor or struggling with substance abuse.The five-day auction on eBay (>> eBay Inc) ended on Friday night. The winning bid matched the sum paid by an anonymous bidder in 2012, the most expensive single charity item sold on eBay.