Saverin who is of Brazil origins is an entrepreneur and an internet investor. He is known worldwide as he is the co-founder of Facebook and other inventions like the Jumio and Qwiki foundations. His antics in the innovation of Facebook has made him own a reported 52 million Facebook shares. Although from Brazil, he has since renounced the citizenship of United States. Below is a summary of the net worth of Eduardo Saverin in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Eduardo’s birth given name was Eduardo Luiz Saverin. He was born in Sao Paulo Brazil on 19th March in the year 1992. His father is Roberto Saverin while his mother is Paula Saverin. He has a sibling brother, Alexander Saverin who was also born and raised in Brazil. Eduardo went to school at Gulliver schools, and after completing the high school education, he attended Harvard University where graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Economics.
After meeting in Indonesia with Elaine Andriejanssen, Eduardo married her in 2015 in the French Riviera. Eduardo has been involved in the business from when he was very young and having been raised by a family that was running a business, and this has been a major boost in the path he has taken as an entrepreneur and investor. He currently lives in Singapore since 2009, and he is one man that appreciates the value of having your privacy.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
The Facebook creation process started when he met Mark Zuckerburg when he was still studying at Harvard University. He was however not included in the profit list and was not even given credit for the idea. Zuckerberg used Eduardo’s money to upload Facebook to Google and Eduardo had to sue Zuckerburg to be included in the profits Facebook was generating. The matter was closed when they both signed an agreement off the book, and the terms of the value and agreements were not disclosed up to date. This whole saga has been depicted in the movie ‘The Social Network’ which was recognized worldwide.
He has since then partnered with Alvarez from Mexico in the creation of an online charity portal which also created a lot of income. 2016 saw his funds close over $140 million worth of deals in Asia. He was a citizen of United States during his time at Harvard University in 1998 he renounced his citizenship in 2011 because he wants to work in Singapore, a country that is developing at a very high rate in recent years. This created a lot of hype as he was accused of evading high taxes in America. He has since then not returned to America, and his business venture is doing well in Singapore.
Due to the nature of his business, Eduardo has not received any major accolades and awards. Regardless, he is enjoying his business career and making a lot of wealth which is in every way better than any honors.
Net Worth & Earnings
With an estimated net worth of more than $12 billion, Eduardo Saverin is a well-established and renowned entrepreneur. He has amassed this wealth by running his family’s and personal businesses. His study of economics has enriched him with the capability of multiplying income which he has done successfully. The fact that he also holds shares in the giant corporation Facebook is a boost factor in this value.
Eduardo boasts of being one of the wealthiest Brazilians in the whole world, and as a businessman, he is set to generate more money in the coming years. One of his career highlights is when he sued the Facebook founder Zuckerberg to obtain his rights which helped him gain a lot of popularity in the whole world.