What's Sam Altman's Net Worth?
Sam Altman, a net worth of $200 Million, is an Entrepreneur, Programmer, Investor and Blogger. Sam is best known as the CEO of the artificial intelligence research laboratory OpenAI, and the former president of the technology startup accelerator Y Combinator.
Altman has also earned success and net worth from being a major angel investor for major companies like Asana, Zenefits, Instacart, Soylent, and Airbnb. He has been best as a programmer and blogger too.
Quick Facts About Sam Altman
|Sam Altman Net Worth||$200 Million|
|Age||36 years old|
|Date of Birth||22 April 1985|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois|
|Height||5 ft 7in|
|Nationality||United States of America|
|Profession||Entrepreneur, investor, programmer, and blogger|
Wiki, Early Life And Social Medias
The future multimillionaire, Samuel H. Altman was born on 22 April 1985. He was born, raised and grew up in Chicago, Illinois with his mother. He is named Sam after his full name Samuel. His family follows the Jewish faith.
He spent some of his childhood in St. Louis, Missouri with his mother, Connie Gibstine. She was a dermatologist. Sam was very much interested in computers since he was a young boy. He was gifted a computer on his 9th birthday. This was the main inspiration for him to be involved and interested in IT from a very young age.
He completed his high school education from John Burroughs School. Then, he got an opportunity to complete his education at one of the prestigious universities, Stanford University. In the same University, he used to work in the AI Lab. He dropped out of the University in 2005. However, he was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Waterloo due to his skills and talents in 2017.
He is very much active on Twitter with 878.5k followers where he often tweets about politics and other events. He is also a blogger and writes the blog. His blog as Sam Altman is also available where he has shared his journey and many other things. He is also active on Facebook with a verified account.
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Net worth and Career
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Sam Altman has earned a net worth of $200 Million as an American Entrepreneur, Investor, Programmer, and Blogger.
He has invested his personal wealth in a number of companies like Dropbox, Pinterest, Teespring, FarmLogs, Shoptiques, Instacart, Optimizely, Clever, Airbnb, Stripe, Reddit, Asana, Teespring, Zenefits, FarmLogs, True North, Verbling, Soylent, Reserve, Vicarious, Notable PDF and Change.org. Out of this Dropbox and Airbnb has been valued at more than $10 Billion.
He was the former president of company Y Combinator which holds a valuation of more than $80 Billion. Since 2011, He started as a part-time worker in the company. Later, after three years, Sam Altman was announced as President of Y Combinator by its co-founder Paul Graham in Feb 2014. The first batch of investments of Sam included Loopt.
In 2014, Sam was also the CEO of Reddit for eight-day after Yishan Wong, CEO of Reddit resigned. After being a successful Entrepreneur, Investor and Programmer, He is also a successful blogger. He has earned a fortunate amount from his career in IT. His company are valued in billions. He has his net worth rounding off to billions in soon years.
Relationship and Personal Life
Sam Altman is gay according to his sexual orientation. He came out in his youth. As he maintains a highly private profile, not much information about his romantic life is known. His past relationship is also kept away from the media. Hence, he is single at present.
Sam was named as "Best Young Entrepreneurs in Technology" in 2005 by Business Week. He was also listed as Top Investor Under-30 by Forbes in 2015. Sam is also famous as one of Silicon Valley's greatest thought leaders.
Interesting Facts About Sam Altman
- Sam held a fundraiser for Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang in his house at San Fransisco in 2019.
- He has also donated $250k to American Bridge 21st Century, which is a Super-PAC supporting Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden.
- He has also been featured as one among the five most intresting startup between 1979 and 2009.