How rich is Max Levchin?
Max Levchin Net Worth:
|Birth date:||July 11, 1975|
|Birth place:||Kiev, Ukraine|
|Profession:||Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Computer Scientist|
|Education:||University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (1997)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Nellie Minkova (m. 2008)|
Max Levchin net worth, wiki & biography:
Computer scientist and entrepreneur Max Levchin comes with an estimated net worth of $300 million. Max was born Max Rafael Levchin on July 11, 1975 in Kyiv, Ukraine into a Jewish family. Max graduated with a degree in computer science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1997. Max subsequently co-founded, Net Meridian Software and Sponsor Net New Media, two companies that made Internet tools. They changed the name to Confinity and later, they developed it into a favorite payment merchandise referred to as PayPal.
Max Levchin Net Worth $300 Million
A year later, it had been acquired by eBay for $1.5 million. Levchin has also helped begin Yelp.com, an online social networking and review service. He possesses $28.5 million share of the company with an estimated market value between $140 and $280 million. Together with Thiel, he co-produced the movie Thank You For Smoking. Max Levchin founded Slide, a personal media-sharing service for social networking sites like MySpace and Facebook, in 2004. It was afterwards sold to Google in August 2010 for $182 million. On August 25, 2010, he joined Google as their Vice President of Engineering. It had been announced on August 25, 2011 that Google would shut down Slide and Max will be leaving the business.