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Mark Zuckerberg

Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.
Overview
Relationships
In The News
Paths
Family Members
Education
Memberships
Career History
Boards & Committees
Non-Profit Donations & Grants
Political Donations
Investments
Public Holdings
Advisors & Consultants
Transactions
Awards & Honors
Events

Mark Zuckerberg

Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.

Overview

Primary Location
Palo Alto, CA, United States
Birth Location
Dobbs Ferry, NY, United States
Age
33 (Born 05/14/1984)
Notable Companies
Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences

Startup:Education

Facebook, Inc.
Net Worth (Estimated)
$56B
Awards
48
Board Seats
3
Number of Relationships
This person is connected to 2,211 people.

Relationships See Details


Co-Founder at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative LLC

Professional at drchrono, Inc.

Founder at The Thiel Foundation

Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, Inc.

Co-Founder at Netflix, Inc.

Co-Founder & General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

Co-Founder at 23andMe, Inc.

Co-Founder at TheAudience, Inc.

Co-Founder at Campaign to Fix the Debt

Co-Founder at WhatsApp, Inc.
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In The News See more

The Economist
November 25, 2017
The Economist
November 25, 2017
CNBC
November 24, 2017
The New York Times
November 24, 2017
Australian Financial Review
November 24, 2017
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Family Members

Sibling

Randi Zuckerberg is the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, and Editor-In-Chief of Dot Complicated. As an early executive at Facebook, Randi created and ran the social media pioneer's marketing programs. She led the company's U.S. election and international politics strategy and created Facebook's live streaming video capability during the 2008 Presidential Inauguration. Randi was nominated for an Emmy Award in 2011 for her innovative coverage of the 2010 mid-term elections that integrated online and TV coverage in unique formats.
Sibling

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) focuses on investments in the life sciences, biodefense, green technology, information technology and companies with new technologies related to the iPhone and iPod touchpad platform.The firm's information technology investments focus on the consumer, enterprise, semiconductors, security and communications industries. They invest primarily in early-stage ventures that are incubating new companies with proven entrepreneurs and good ideas.KPCB's life sciences investments include medical devices, drugs, vaccines, personalized medicine, diagnostics and healthcare information technology and services. Their pandemic and biodefense investment initiative focuses on investments in companies with innovations in disease surveillance, rapid diagnostics, new vaccine technology, portable and less expensive manufacturing of vaccines and new antiviral drugs.The firm's iFund invests in market-changing ideas and products that extend the iPhone and iPod touch platform. The Fund invests across all sizes and stages. KPCB targets investments in companies that are developing applications, services and components. Their specific areas of interest include: location-based services, social networking, eCommerce (including advertising and payments), communication and entertainment.
Spouse

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is a new organization, formed as a limited liability company that is controlled by Mark and Priscilla, with the mission to advance human potential and promote equality. The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative will pursue its mission by funding non-profit organizations, making private investments and participating in policy debates, in each case with the goal of generating positive impact in areas of great need. Any profits from investments in companies will be used to fund additional work to advance the mission.
Parent

Likeable Local, Inc. offers software solutions for social media marketing. It specializes in social media, social media marketing, small business and marketing .The firm offers a software solution that allows small businesses to create, enhance, and manage their social media presence. The company was founded by Dave Kerpen in 2012 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Educational Background

Attendee 
Class of 2002 
Phillips Exeter Academy provides education services. It is a co-educational independent boarding school for grades 9–12. The organization was founded in 1781 by Dr. John Phillips and is located in Exeter, NH.
Computer Science 
Harvard was established in 1636, and it is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.
Attendee 
Mercy College is a four-year, private institution founded by the Sisters of Mercy as a junior college in 1950. Mercy College became a four-year college offering programs leading to the baccalaureate degree in 1961. Mercy College is Middle States accredited, an Hispanic-serving institution, and is designated as a Department of Veteran Affairs “Yellow-Ribbon” school. Mercy College blends keen academic minds and professional experts to ensure all teachers are current and the best in their respective fields. One hundred ninety-three full-time faculty include Fulbright Scholars, published and national best-selling authors. At Mercy College, faculty members know students. Ninety-five percent of all undergraduate classes have fewer than 30 students and 70 percent have fewer than 20 students. Class sizes are small, with an average student/faculty ratio of 20:1. Nearly 10,000 students study in more than 90 undergraduate and graduate programs. Mercy College offers a quality liberal arts and professional education within its five schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. The main campus is located in scenic Dobbs Ferry, New York, and is just minutes from Manhattan. Other campuses are located in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Yorktown Heights. All campus locations are easily accessible by mass transportation.

Memberships

Member
Current
The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthiest people in the world to make a commitment to give most of their wealth to philanthropic causes. The campaign specifically focuses on billionaires and was made public in 2010 by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates. The Huffington Post reported in April 2012 that "81 billionaires committed to giving at least half of their fortunes to charity". As of July 2013, 113 billionaire individuals and couples and one family group have signed the pledge.

Career History

Co-Founder
2013 - Current
The Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences is founded by Art Levinson, Sergey Brin, Anne Wojcicki, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, and Yuri Milner to recognize excellence in research aimed at curing intractable diseases and extending human life. The prize is administered by the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to advancing breakthrough research, celebrating scientists and generating excitement about the pursuit of science as a career.
Co-Founder
2010 - Current
Startup:Education is a not-for-profit grantmaking organization, which provides educational services. It is a supporting organization of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation and an affiliate of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. The firm supports personalized learning that empowers teachers to work with students to create a customized learning path that meets the student's individual needs and interests, and students to master a broad range of skills. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan in September 2010 and is headquartered in Newark, NJ.
Co-Founder
2004 - Current
Facebook, Inc. engages in the development of social media applications for people to connect through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces. It enables users to share opinions, ideas, photos, videos, and other activities online. Its products include Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Oculus. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris R. Hughes, Andrew McCollum and Eduardo P. Saverin on February 4, 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.
Founder
2013 - ?
FWD.us is an organization started by key leaders in the tech community to promote policies to keep the United States and its citizens competitive in a global economy—including comprehensive immigration reform and education reform.
Co-Founder
2015 - Prior
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is a new organization, formed as a limited liability company that is controlled by Mark and Priscilla, with the mission to advance human potential and promote equality. The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative will pursue its mission by funding non-profit organizations, making private investments and participating in policy debates, in each case with the goal of generating positive impact in areas of great need. Any profits from investments in companies will be used to fund additional work to advance the mission.

Boards & Committees

Corporate Boards ▾
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Current
Facebook, Inc. engages in the development of social media applications for people to connect through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces. It enables users to share opinions, ideas, photos, videos, and other activities online. Its products include Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Oculus. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris R. Hughes, Andrew McCollum and Eduardo P. Saverin on February 4, 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.
Non-Profit Boards ▾
Board Member
2013 - Current
The Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences is founded by Art Levinson, Sergey Brin, Anne Wojcicki, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, and Yuri Milner to recognize excellence in research aimed at curing intractable diseases and extending human life. The prize is administered by the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to advancing breakthrough research, celebrating scientists and generating excitement about the pursuit of science as a career.
President
Current
Startup:Education is a not-for-profit grantmaking organization, which provides educational services. It is a supporting organization of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation and an affiliate of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. The firm supports personalized learning that empowers teachers to work with students to create a customized learning path that meets the student's individual needs and interests, and students to master a broad range of skills. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan in September 2010 and is headquartered in Newark, NJ.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$25M
2014
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention operates as a government health center. It helps to prevent and control infectious and chronic diseases, injuries, workplace hazards, disabilities and environmental health threats. It conducts research and investigations for its action oriented approach. The company was founded on July 1, 1946 and is located in Atlanta, GA.
$1B
2013
Silicon Valley Community Foundation provides leadership, expertise and capital to help address social issues. It focuses on grant making programs for economic security, education, immigrant integration, regional planning, and community opportunity. The Firm also offers corporate philanthropy programs and consulting services. It caters to individuals, corporations, private foundations, and nonprofit organizations. the company was founded on January 3, 2007 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.
$498M
2012
Silicon Valley Community Foundation provides leadership, expertise and capital to help address social issues. It focuses on grant making programs for economic security, education, immigrant integration, regional planning, and community opportunity. The Firm also offers corporate philanthropy programs and consulting services. It caters to individuals, corporations, private foundations, and nonprofit organizations. the company was founded on January 3, 2007 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.
$100M
2010

Political Donations

$2,600
2014
Speaker at Office of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Paul Ryan
$2,600
2014
Global Business Adviser at Squire Patton Boggs LLP
$2,600
2013
Senator from Florida
$2,600
2013
Minority Leader at Office of the Senate Minority Leader, Charles Schumer
$2,600
2013
President Pro Tempore at Office of the President Pro Tempore of the Senate, Orrin Hatch
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Investments

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Bridge International Academies Ltd. provides primary education services. It provides education services for low-income families. The company was founded by Jay Kimmelman, Shannon May and Phil Frei in 2007 and is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Asana, Inc. develops collaboration and communication software. It offers Asana, a Web task manager that enables teams of people manage their work flow by breaking projects into tasks. The company was founded by Dustin Moskovitz and Justin Michael Rosenstein in 2008 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
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Newsela, Inc. publishes news articles online. It publishes news articles for grades 3 to 12 using its text-leveling process. The firm's common core-aligned quizzes attached to articles give educators and parents insight into their student's reading strengths and weaknesses. The company was founded by Matthew Gross and Dan Cogan-Drew in June 2013 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
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MasteryConnect, Inc. operates an educational cloud-based software platform for teachers. The company was founded by Trenton Goble, Michael A. Hewitt, and Douglas Weber in 2009 and is headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT.
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Vicarious FPC, Inc. builds a unified algorithmic architecture to achieve human-level intelligence in vision, language and motor control. Its technology automates pattern recognition and reconstruction problems in image and video search, surveillance, gaming, medical image analysis, robotics, navigation and geo-spatial image analysis. The company was founded by Dileep George and David Scott Phoenix in 2010 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.
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Public Holdings

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Advisors & Consultants

Legal Advisor
 

Co-Chair, Media, Entertainment & Technology Practice Group at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Legal Advisor
 

Partner at Goodwin Procter LLP
Advisor
 

Co-Founder at Iconiq Capital LLC

Transactions

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Facebook, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction
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Facebook, Inc. issued Class A Common Stock

Awards & Honors

Rank #5
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Sponsored by
Rank #5
2017
Hurun - Global Rich List
Sponsored by
Rank #6
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Sponsored by
Rank #10
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Most Powerful People
Sponsored by
2016
TIME - 100 Most Influential People in the World
Sponsored by
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Events

Speaker
Startup School 2011
Attendee
2013 TechNet Day
Organizer
2013 Chris Christie's Governor Campaign Fundraiser at Mark Zuckerberg's Residence
Attendee
2013 Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference
The Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference is an annual conference hosted and wholly independently funded by private investment firm Allen & Company. The conference has taken place in Sun Valley, Idaho for one week each July since 1983. The conference typically features business leaders, political figures, and major figures in the philanthropic and cultural spheres.
Speaker
San Francisco, CA, United States
2012 TechCrunch Disrupt (San Francisco)
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