Sergey Brin is a Russian-American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur with a net worth of $96 billion. Sergey Brin earned his total wealth as a co-founder of Google, which is today.
Sergei Mikhailovich Brin was born on August 21, 1973 in Moscow, Russia. When he was just 6 years old, Sergei and his family fled Russia to save themselves from Jewish persecution.
After graduating from college in May 1993, Sergey Brin entered the Computer Science Graduate Program at Stanford University. In an orientation program for new students, he met fellow student Larry Page.
It was Page that thought of a new way to evaluate the quality of the website by examining the site's external links. As part of his PhD thesis, Larry began working on a paper to describe.
In September 1998, both of them went to Google Corp. included. The initial domain name was actually "Googol", which is a number that consists of one hundred zeros followed by 1. He raised $100,000.
Sergey Brin has always been ranked as one of the richest and most powerful people on the planet. At the time of this writing, Sergey Brin owns about 6% of the alphabet.
Sergei was married to fellow Internet entrepreneur Anne Wojski from 2007 to 2015. They met through Anne's sister Susan, who allowed Larry and Sergey to launch Google from their garage in 1998.
In 2008, Sergey spent $8.5 million to buy a 3,500 square foot penthouse in New York City's West Village. He also owns a large estate in an undisclosed area of Los Altos Hills, California.