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Marc Andreessen Biography

Marc Andreessen
Marc Andreessen
Full Name/Real Name: Marc Lowell Andreessen
Age: 48 years
Birth Date: 9 July 1971
Birth Place: Cedar Falls, Iowa, United States
Height: 1.9 m
Weight: 84 kg
Nationality: American
Spouse: Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen (m. 2006)
Children: John Andreessen
Dating: No
Profession: Entrepreneur, investor, and software engineer
Net Worth in 2019: $1.5 billion

Marc Andreessen is a reputed American entrepreneur. He is a software engineer by profession, and he co-wrote Mosaic which is the first web browser ever. He is also the co-founder of Netscape and the founder of Opsware which was later sold to HP. He still owns Andreessen Horowitz capital firm and Ning.

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As of 2019, Marc Andreessen has a net worth of $1.5 billion.

Early Life & Biography

Marc was born on 9th July 1971 in Lisbon. He did his bachelor degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois. He did his intern from IBM and worked with popular graphics software development company named AIX. He hired a full-time salaried co-worker named Eric Bina, and they developed the first web browser named Mosaic.

Marc Andreessen’s Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Marc Andreessen was born on 9 July 1971 and currently as of 2019, he is 48 years old. Statistics put Marc Andreessen height as 1.9 m and weight 84 kg.

Marc Andreessen Personal Life: Affair, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Family & Children

Relationship Statistics of Marc Andreessen

What is Marc Andreessen marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen (m. 2006)
Is Marc Andreessen having any relationship affair? No
Is Marc Andreessen Lesbian/Gay? No
Who is Marc Andreessen’s Spouse? (name): Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen (m. 2006)
Does Marc Andreessen Have Any Kids? John Andreessen

Marc married Laura Arrillaga in 2006, and she is the daughter of real estate billionaire John Arrillaga. He is a total workaholic person, and they have a son. He endorsed Hillary Clinton and openly criticized Donald Trump’s anti-immigration stance. His tweet against Facebook’s Free Basics in India backfired, and he received so much criticism that he deleted the tweets. Now he is on the board of directors of Facebook, HP, and eBay.

Career, Awards, & Nomination

Marc developed Mosaic during his graduation days. After graduation, he met Jim Clark who pitched him the commercial possibilities of Mosaic. But the University of Illinois was unhappy with the commercialization, and that is when they changed the name to Netscape Navigator. Netscape’s IPO made Marc popular, and the company was bought by AOL for $4.2 billion.

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Then Marc co-founded Opsware to provide hosting and software services. It was originally named Loudcloud after selling its hosting business to EDS; the name was changed to Opsware which was acquired by HP for $1.6 billion. Then he became a super angel investor along with his business partner Ben Horowitz. He invested in startups like Facebook, Twitter, GitHub, Pinterest, Foursquare, and Qik and they founded Andreessen Horowitz capital firm.

Marc got featured on Time magazine after Netscape’s IPO. One of his biggest investments was $2.75 billion in Skype. The company has a stake in all the four major social media companies. Marc and Horowitz featured on Forbes and CNET as the most influential investors. Marc is among the five internet pioneers to get Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering.

Marc Andreessen Net Worth & Earnings in 2019

Marc Andreessen Net Worth
Marc Andreessen Net Worth

How much net worth do you expect from the pioneer of web and internet world who founded multiple billion dollar companies? As of 2019, He has a net worth of $1.5 billion, and the source of income has been the three companies he founded and sold. Netscape was sold for $4.2 billion, Opsware for $1.6 billion and Ning for $150 million. He is on the board of directors for major tech companies like Facebook and HP. His capital firm is one of the most successful ones in the world.

Marc is more focused on helping the startups with the fund they need to develop their product in such a way that it could be a commercial success. His advisory role is the driving force behind various products the leading companies are producing.