Ndamukong Suh’s 6 Best Investments

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Ndamukong Suh is the NFL’s best investor.

Suh has made nearly $165 million in career NFL earnings.

In 2021 he signed a 1 year $9M contract w/ the Bucs that included a $5M bonus.

He’s one of the highest-paid DLs in football.

Ndamukong Suh’s 6 Best Investments

After meeting Warren Buffett, his net worth skyrocketed by over $100M.

Ndamukong Suh and Warren Buffett investing

6. Nike

Suh signed a deal with Nike immediately after being drafted into the NFL.

He has held meetings with Nike’s founder Phil Knight to leverage his brand value.

In 2015 he tried to open a Nike store at the University of Nebraska.

5. Crypto

“If I had bought bitcoin with the $50k I spent at a club in 2015, I would have ~$11.4m today”

Suh is a big fan of crypto and Solana is one of his favorites.

He just invested in Metaplex on the Solana blockchain and also Genies.

4. HMS

Real estate has been Suh’s primary (and most profitable) investment vehicle.

HMS is an award-winning residential and commercial developer in the Pacific Northwest.

His goal is to make housing attainable for all.

Ndamukong Suh hospitality business

3. Generals Restaurant Group

GRG is a vehicle to invest in restaurants across the United States.

Suh has a heavy influence in the hospitality sector, especially in restaurants.

2. House of Spears

HOS is the primary investment vehicle of Ndamukong Suh and his family.

]A few notable ones:

– Mercury

– Oura Ring

– Atmos

Here are all 30 of Suh’s investments:

Ndamukong Suh house of spears investment portfolio

1. Passive Investments

Suh invests with high-end firms like Andreessen Horowitz (a16z).

He believes in finding the experts and not trying to do it all yourself.

a16z has been one of the most successful firms in the last decade. (early in AirBnb, Roblox, Coinbase, etc)

Ndamukong Suh Endorsements

Suh makes millions from the brands he represents.

Some of them include: • Subway • Omaha Steaks • Nike • Dick’s Sporting Goods • T-Mobile • Chrysler • Foot Locker

Ndamukong Suh Philantropy

Suh is one of the most charitable athletes.

• Donated $250,000 to his former HS

• Gave $2.6M to Univ. of Nebraska

• Started Stash101 Financial Literacy

Helps feed, house, and educate thousands across the world through the Suh Foundation.

“I’ve always had the passion to be more successful off the field than I was on the field.

I have a big task ahead of me to eclipse that.”

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