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Jawed Karim Biography

Jawed Karim
Jawed Karim
Full Name/Real Name: Jawed Karim
Age: 39 years
Birth Date: 28 October 1979
Birth Place: Merseburg, Germany
Height: 1.73 m
Weight: 67 kg
Nationality: American, German
Spouse: N/A
Children: N/A
Dating: N/A
Profession: Computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur
Net Worth in 2019: $150 million

The co-founder of the famous online platform, YouTube, Jawed Karim is a well known internet entrepreneur. He is the first person who has uploaded the first video on YouTube. At that time, his video had around fifty million views. At first, he used to work at PayPal but then he met some friends who are now founders of YouTube along with him.

But do you know how much is Jawed Karim’s net worth in 2019 and how old is he? If you do not know, we have prepared the following article in which you can find everything that interests you about Jawed Karim’s life and career. We have prepared this article for you not only about details of Jawed Karim’s career, professional life and personal life, but also about his net worth, age, height, weight and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

As of 2019, Jawed Karim has a net worth of $150 million.

Early Life & Biography

He was born on 28th October in the year 1979 in Merseburg in East Germany. He was born to a German mother and a Bangladeshi father. In the year 1992, he moved along with family to Saint Paul in Minnesota in the year 1992. He used to go to Saint Paul High School and then he joined the University of Illinois of Urbana and studied at the computer science department. Although he left his graduation to work at PayPal, then he continued his studies and got his degree in computer science. He has obtained his master’s degree in Computer Science from the Stanford University.

Jawed Karim’s Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Jawed Karim was born on 28 October 1979 and currently as of 2019, he is 39 years old. Statistics put Jawed Karim height as 1.73 m. and weight 67 kg.

Jawed Karim Personal Life: Affair, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Family & Children

Relationship Statistics of Jawed Karim

What is Jawed Karim marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Single
Is Jawed Karim having any relationship affair? N/A
Is Jawed Karim Lesbian/Gay? No
Who is Jawed Karim’s Spouse? (name): N/A
Does Jawed Karim Have Any Kids? N/A

He is a popular figure, but he has kept his personal life hidden from the people. He hasn’t shared anything about his girlfriend or wife. He has got Bangladesh and German ethnicity from his father and mother. He owns nationality of Germany and America both. He was the co-owner of YouTube, but later on, he decided to continue studies instead of working for the website. He became the advisor and got lesser shares than his partners.

Career, Awards & Nominations

In the year 1988, he started doing an internship at the Silicon Graphics, and he used to work for 3D voxel management. When he was working in Paypal, he met two persons with whom he started YouTube in the year 2005. After developing YouTube, he decided to get himself enrolled in the Stanford University. AT that time, he used to work as an advisor for YouTube.

He took a low share in the company because he wanted to pay attention to his studies and chose to be an advisor only. This is the reason because of which he was unknown to the public for a long time. In the year 2006, YouTube was acquired by Google, and then he got around 137,443 shares which were around $64 million at that time. In the year 2009, he was the first investor of Airbnb.

Jawed Karim Net Worth & Earnings in 2019

Jawed Karim Net Worth
Jawed Karim Net Worth

At an early age, he became successful and had got a net worth of $150 million as of 2019. He has done his studies from the Stanford University even though he had a chance of handling YouTube which he founded along with him. He became the advisor of the YouTube and was unknown to the people. He has been able to earn huge amount of money with his work as an entrepreneur.

He was not known among the public until YouTube was sold to Google and at that time, he was able to earn around $64 million of the amount. Now, he is an entrepreneur and was the first investor in Airbnb. Talking about his personal life and reactions, then he has not revealed anything about it to the people and remained silent about it.

People only know a little bit about his early life, and now he also donates money to charities. He hasn’t been involved in any controversies and spent a simple life. He hasn’t been involved in any legal issues as he is a person who focuses on his professional life without any greed for money and fame.