About Eduardo Saverin
It has been claimed that Eduardo Saverin net worth has an estimate of over 4 billion dollars. However, some sources state that his net worth reaches an estimate of 1 billion dollars. Born in 1984 in Brazil, To the public, he is known as one of the creators of the popular social network website Facebook, which is one of the most important sources of Eduardo Saverin net worth. Eduardo Saverin met Mark Zuckerberg, who is considered to be the main owner of the Facebook, when he studied in university. Later, the duo created the website and Eduardo Saverin occupied the positions of CFO and business manager of it.
Eduardo Saverin helped in creation of Facebook when they were studying at Harvard University. Besides Eduardo Saverin and Mark Zuckerberg, other people including Chris Hughes and Dustin Moskovitz helped to develop the social network website Facebook which is one of the most popular social websites on the internet today and which brings millions of dollars to the overall amount of Eduardo Saverin net worth.
In 2004, Facebook was introduced from Mark Zuckerberg’s room in his dormitory. However, as time passed, Facebook was taken over by other investors and financial managers which made the role of its original creators smaller and smaller. Mark Zuckerberg became the CEO of the website and Eduardo Saverin’s role got less powerful.
Also, Eduardo Saverin got eliminated from the Facebook organization which created a lot of public debates, which led to the subject of legal action. Mark Zuckerberg was the one who lowered Eduardo Saverin’s share in Facebook. Eduardo Saverin used to own 35% of them and Mark Zuckerberg lowered it till 10%. Thus, Eduardo Saverin sued Mark Zuckerberg. In the end of the court, Eduardo Saverin got his name as one of the main owners and creators of the website Facebook.
In 2006 Eduardo Saverin graduated from Harvard University magna cum laude, where he finished his B.A. degree in economic studies. Eduardo Saverin’s character was also featured in the film about the creation of Facebook which was called “The Social Network” and which was released in 2010.
In addition of being a creator of one of the most popular social websites, Eduardo Saverin is also known as an entrepreneur which brings a lot of revenues to the overall amount of Eduardo Saverin net worth. In 2012, it was stated that Eduardo Saverin owns only 5% of shares of Facebook.