Kevin Systrom Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Weight, Awards, and Instagram.
Kevin Systrom Net Worth – Kevin York Systrom is an American programmer and entrepreneur. He co‑founded Instagram, the world’s largest photo-sharing website, along with Mike Krieger.
Under Systrom as CEO, Instagram has become a fast-growing app, with 800 million monthly users.
Kevin York Systrom was born in 1983 in San Diego, California to his parents Diane (Pels) and Douglas Systrom. His mother was a Vice President in Human Resources at TJX Companies while his father was a marketing executive at Zipcar, and worked at Monster and Swapit.
Kevin went to Middlesex School in Concord, Massachusetts. Later, he graduated from Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in management science and engineering in 2006.
After graduation, Kevin started working in Google on Gmail, Docs, Spreadsheets, Google Calendar, and other products.
Later, he left the company after not being moved into the Associate Product Manager program. Next up, he joined Nextstop which is a location recommendation startup, and Facebook acquired it. In 2010, Kevin made Burbn.
In 2010, Kevin Systrom co‑founded Instagram as a photo-sharing and, later, video-sharing social networking service along with Mike Krieger in San Francisco, California.
Following that, Facebook bought Instagram for US$1 billion in cash and stock in April 2012 along with 13 employees. On September 24, 2018, Kevin Systrom and his partner, Mike, resigned from Instagram.
CEO Kevin Systrom and CTO Mike Krieger announced that they are retiring from the mega-popular photo-sharing social network, Instagram. The news came after months of chaos and indignities for Facebook.
Reportedly people suspect the tension between the creators and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg might be the cause of their departure.
However, both stated that they are leaving to “explore our curiosity and creativity again.”
In fact, the decision of the two to leave the app which they built from scratch took the world by the storm.
Kevin Systrom’s love of photography inspired him to create the app. As a matter of fact, he never thought would hit 1 billion active users in the future.
Height and Weight
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6′ 4″.|
Centimeters: 196 cm.
Meters: 1.96 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 85 Kg.|
Pounds: 187 lbs.
|Biceps Size||15.5 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||40-32-35.|
In 2012, Kevin was awarded the ‘Founder of the Year’ at the ‘6th Annual Crunchies Awards’. Kevin shared the ‘Webby Breakout Award’ with the co-founder of ‘Instagram’ in the year 2012.
He has been a recipient of the ‘CFDA Social Media Award’ in 2015.
Net Worth 2020
Delving into Kevin Systrom’s net worth, it will take forever to calculate his wealth as the programmer is the co-owner of one of the world’s most-used apps, Instagram.
The incredibly wealthy Kevin made the Forbes 30 under 30 lists under the Social/Mobile category in 2014.
As of 2020, Kevin Systrom holds an estimated net worth of $1.8 billion.
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