30 Richest Millennial Entrepreneurs

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15. Drew Houston
> Net worth: $1.04 billion
> Company: Dropbox
> Birth year: 34 years old

Drew Houston helped found file-sharing company Dropbox in 2007 and is still its CEO. He owns an estimated 13% of the company, which was valued at $10 billion in 2014.

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14. Kirill Shamalov
> Net worth: $1.25 billion
> Company: Sibur
> Birth year: 35 years old

Kirill Shamalov is the only Russian on this list. He may be the son-in-law of Russian President Vladimir Putin, though that has not been confirmed. What we do know is he owns a large stake in petrochemical company Sibur and is the company’s vice president.

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13. Ryan Graves
> Net worth: $1.26 billion
> Company: Uber
> Birth year: 34 years old

Ryan Graves’ story is one of incredible luck, as he became Uber’s first employee after responding to a tweet from former CEO and founder Travis Kalanick in 2010. He went on to hold numerous positions at Uber, including CEO, general manager, president, and senior vice president of global operations. Graves now only serves as the company’s board director.

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12. Liu Ruopeng
> Net worth: $1.3 billion
> Company: Zhejiang Longsheng Auto Parts
> Birth year: 35 years old

Holding graduate degrees from Duke University, Liu Ruopeng is a renowned Chinese entrepreneur and businessman. He gained a majority of his net worth from a Chinese car company where he is the chairman.

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11. Kevin Systrom
> Net worth: $1.55 billion
> Company: Instagram
> Birth year: 34 years old

Kevin Systrom co-founded social network Instagram with Michel Krieger in 2010. Much to the surprise of the once record store Boston Beat DJ, the photo-sharing app has gained incredible attraction since its inception and was sold to Facebook for $1 billion in stock and cash in 2012. As of September 2017, Instagram had 800 million monthly users.