Co-founder and CEO of 23andMe, a personal genomics company.
Wojcicki is the younger sister of YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki. She was also married to Google co-founder Sergey Brin in 2007, divorcing eight years later.
April 22, 2022 Business/Wealth, Tech
American electrical engineer and businessman.
Co-founder and former chairman of Qualcomm, a multinational semiconductor and tech company that owns patents critical to 5G, 4G, and other mobile communications standards.
As of 2019, Jacobs had an estimated net worth of $1.2 billion.
He has been noted as one of the top philanthropists in America, donating much of his wealth to charitable causes.
March 27, 2022 Business/Wealth, Tech
Co-Founder, executive chairman, and former CEO of Oracle Corporation, an American multinational software company.
Ellison frequently ranks in Forbes Rich List's top 10 wealthiest individuals with an estimated fortune of $98 billion (2022). He owns the island of Lanai in the Hawaiian Islands, which has a population of over three thousand people.
March 11, 2022 Tech, Business/Wealth
Former chief revenue officer of Facebook, who was in charge of the company's advertising business and its worldwide sales organization.
David Fischer is the son of Stanley Fischer, who served as governor of the Bank of Israel from 2005 to 2013, as well as Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve from 2014 to 2017. Stanley holds dual citizenship in Israel and the USA.
March 4, 2022 Tech, Business/Wealth
The head of Facebook Messenger.
Joined Facebook in 2015 as the head of product for messaging, and was later promoted to the head of Messenger.
Chudnovsky previously worked as a head of growth and global strategy at Paypal, after it acquired a company he co-founded called IronPearl. He also co-founded several other successful companies, such as "Jiff", "NFX", "Ooga Labs" and "Wonderhill".
The current head of Instagram.
Formerly served as an executive at Facebook.
In 2020, Mosseri was listed in Fortune's '40 Under 40' list.
He also possesses dual U.S. and Israeli citizenship.
The Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Facebook since 2008.
Sandberg was elected to Facebook's Board of Directors in 2012, becoming the first woman to serve on its board. She previously worked in leadership positions at Google, and as Chief of Staff for the US Secretary of the Treasury.
Co-founder of Facebook.
Owned approximately 53 million Facebook shares as of 2012, valued at around $2 billion.
Originally born in Brazil, Saverin renounced his US Citizenship in 2011 to move to Singapore, thereby avoiding an estimated $700 million in capital gains taxes (though he denied this to be his reason for the action).
Moskovitz left Facebook in 2008 to co-found Asana, a productivity management platform, with Justin Rosenstein, who is also Jewish. He was reported by Forbes in 2011 to be the youngest self-made billionaire in history, on the basis of his 2.34% share in Facebook.
American entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
Co-founder and former executive chairman of LinkedIn, a business-oriented social network.
Prior to co-founding LinkedIn in 2002, Hoffman co-founded an early social media site called SocialNet. After leaving SocialNet, he joined PayPal, and rose to the position of executive vice president. Today, LinkedIn has nearly one billion members. It was purchased by Microsoft for $26.2 billion in 2016.
March 1, 2022 Tech, Business/Wealth
Businessman and investor who served as CEO of Microsoft from 2000 to 2014.
As of November 2021, Bloomberg estimates his personal wealth at $117 billion, ranking him as the 8th richest person in the world.
Ballmer’s tenure as Microsoft CEO has received mixed reception, with the company tripling sales and doubling profits, but losing its market dominance and missing out on technology trends such as the ascendance of smartphones.
February 15, 2022 Business/Wealth, Tech
Co-founder and first CEO of Netflix.
One of Marc Randolph's paternal great-greatuncles was psychoanalysis pioneer Sigmund Freud. Another paternal great-uncle of Randolph was Edward Bernays, and Austrian-American pioneer in the field of public relations and propaganda.
August 6, 2021 Business/Wealth, Media/Hollywood, Tech
The founder, chairman, and CEO of Dell Technologies, one of the world's largest technology infrastructure companies.
As of 2021, Dell is ranked the 23rd richest person in the world, with a net worth of $56.8 billion.
December 10, 2020 Business/Wealth, Tech
The founder and CEO of DuckDuckGo, a privacy-focused search engine billing itself as an alternative to mainstream search engines such as Google.
Weinberg is a serial entrepreneur who embarked on several ambitious business endeavors after graduating in 2000. All of them eventually fell short, except for DuckDuckGo. He wrote a book about his experiences called "Traction".
The CEO of YouTube.
Former marketing manager for Google.
Wojcicki was involved in the founding of Google, and later led the company's online advertising business, and was put in charge of Google's original video service. After observing YouTube's success, she proposed Google acquire it in 2006.
Computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur.
Co-founded Google, and co-created PageRank, the algorithm used by Google to rank pages for their search results.
Always deliver more than expected.
Solving big problems is easier than solving little problems.
Co-founder of Facebook, later rebranded as “Meta”.
Current CEO, Chairman, and controlling shareholder of Meta/Facebook.
Zuckerberg’s net worth of $115 billion makes him the 8th richest person in the world.
He has been named among Time’s magazine’s “100 most influential people in the world” list, and ranked 10th on Forbes list of The World’s Most Powerful People.