Mark Zuckerberg

Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative LLC
FWD.us
Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences

RelSci Relationships

3102

Primary Location

Palo Alto, CA, United States

Number of Boards

3

Birthday

05/14/1984 - Dobbs Ferry, NY, United States

Age

34

Number of Awards

48

Estimated Net Worth

$56B

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Relationships
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Co-Founder at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative LLC

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Investor at Start Fund LLC

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Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, Inc.

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Founder at The Thiel Foundation

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Co-Founder at Netflix, Inc.

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Co-Founder & General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

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Co-Founder at Stand Up To Cancer

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Sister at Vendredvd

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Christine LIKE Our Site at Vendredvd

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Advisor & Venture Partner at Accel Partners LLC

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Mark Zuckerberg
Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.
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Sibling
Investor at Brit Media, Inc.

Brit Media, Inc. Operates as an online community and e-commerce platform. It offers weduary.com, a wedding website creation service for brides and grooms and other online services related to living, technology, food and style. The company was founded by Brittany Morin in 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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.

Sibling
Editor-in-Chief at Eidolon

Parent
Director at Likeable Local, Inc.

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.

Education
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
2015 - Current

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.

Founder
2013 - Current

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
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.

Boards & Committees
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.

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, Board of Directors
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.

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

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Facebook, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Facebook, Inc. issued Class A Common Stock

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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VeriSIM Life, Inc. develops artificial intelligence enabled biosimulation models, which allow researchers to find how drug will interact in animals. The company was founded by Zack Jones and Jyotika Varshney on November 1, 2017 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Ellevation LLC operates as a software company which develops and markets administrative and data management tools for ELL professionals. The firm focuses on the needs of English language learners and the professionals that serve them. It offers ESLReps, an administrative and data management software tool that helps ELL coordinators and teachers capture a range of data specifically related to English language learners and enables the generation of reports that enhance communication among ELL and classroom teachers. The company was founded by Jordan Meranus and Teddy Rice in 2006 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.

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Advisors
Legal Advisor

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

Legal Advisor

Partner at Goodwin Procter LLP

Legal Advisor

Chair, Privacy, Cybersecurity & Consumer Protection Practice Group at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Awards & Honors
Rank #5
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #5
2017
Hurun - Global Rich List
Rank #6
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Events
Speaker
Startup School 2011

Attendee
2013 TechNet Day

Organizer
2013 Chris Christie's Governor Campaign Fundraiser at Mark Zuckerberg's Residence