Christopher Hughes is an American based Entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of the social media site Facebook with his roommates Dustin Moskovitz, Eduardo Saverin and Mark Zuckerberg. He also remained the editor as well as the publisher in The New Republic from the year 2012 to 2016. He is now at the position of Chair of the Economic Security Project. Now, let’s have a close look at the net worth of Chris Hughes in the year 2019.
Early life and Biography
Chris was born on November 26, 1983, in Hickory, North California, United States. He is the only child of his father Arlen Ray Hughes and mother, Brenda Hughes. His father was a paper salesman and mother was a mathematics school teacher. He was an excellent student in his school and always scored the first position in his class. He has completed his graduation from the Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts and also from the famous Harvard College where he later founded Facebook. He was not interested in other sports academy but studies.
He got married to Sean Eldridge who is a political Director of Freedom to Marry. This couple had dated each other for a long time before getting married. They first met in college in a program. They announced Their engagement in the year 2011 got married in June 2012. After marriage, Chris has gifted a $2 million residence in New York 19th Congressional District. This couple loves to spend time together and is fond of making trips to different places to check different cultures. This gay couple is known as America’s Worst Gay Power Couple.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
When he entered the Harvard University in the year 2002, He met Mark Zuckerberg, who at that time was still developing the codes for the Facebook. He got involved unofficially for the testing and product suggestion for the Facebook. He even suggested some significant decisions for the Facebook about the network of schools.
He has also developed some critical features for the Facebook which includes the opening of Facebook for the outside world. Later he became the spokesperson in this organization. He left working with Facebook and started doing his college degree in Bachelor of Arts in History and Literature in the year 2004. After completion of Graduation, he got involved with Moskovitz and Zuckerberg in developing codes and features.
Net worth and Earnings
Being a successful Entrepreneur, Chris has earned so much from Facebook. He has an estimated net worth of $550 million. Most of his earnings came after Facebook. Other than this, He has also run some other entrepreneurial activities which are contributing to his net worth.
Chris Hughes is a successful entrepreneur and co-founded Facebook with Mark Zuckerberg. He is a gay and living his life with his partner Sean Eldrin in the United States. He has a significant number of followers on social sites and also an excellent following for his entrepreneur teaching.