"Thomas Boone Pickens, Jr.", known as "T. Boone Pickens", is an United States/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 September 2014, Pickens has a net worth of $1 billion.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous businessmen! More T. Boone Pickens on Wikipedia.