30 Richest Millennial Entrepreneurs

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5. Brian Chesky
> Net worth: $3.8 billion
> Company: Airbnb
> Birth year: 36 years old

CEO of Airbnb Brian Chesky attended Rhode Island School of Design in 1999 where he later met Gebbia. Chesky, a former bodybuilder and industrial designer, cofounded Airbnb in August 2008 alongside Gebbia and Nathan Blecharczyk. The peer-to-peer room and home rental company is currently valued at $31 billion.

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4. Nathan Blecharczyk
> Net worth: $3.8 billion
> Company: Airbnb
> Birth year: 34 years old

Nathan Blecharczyk is the chief strategy officer and chairman of Airbnb China. Blecharczyk’s career as an entrepreneur started well before Airbnb — he started his own online marketing company in high school with clients in over 20 countries. He later graduated with a degree in computer science from Harvard University. Blecharczyk co-founded Airbnb, a company today valued at $31 billion, alongside Gebbia and Chesky. The site today helps house over 200 million people in more than 65,000 cities in over 191 countries.

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3. Eduardo Saverin
> Net worth: $10.6 billion
> Company: Facebook
> Birth year: 35 years old

Eduardo Saverin is among the three richest millennial entrepreneurs in the world, all of which are co-founders of the king of social networks, Facebook. Born in Brazil, Saverin is now a venture capitalist living in Singapore.

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2. Dustin Moskovitz
> Net worth: $14.7 billion
> Company: Facebook, Asana
> Birth year: 33 years old

Thirty-three-year-old Dustin Moskovitz co-founded Facebook alongside Harvard roommate, Mark Zuckerberg in 2004. He left the fast-growing social media company in 2008, claiming he did not want to be an entrepreneur. After leaving Facebook, he co-founded Asana, a workflow software company, with fellow Facebook employee Justin Rosenstein, but most of his net worth is from his small stake in Facebook.

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1. Mark Zuckerberg
> Net worth: $74.5 billion
> Company: Facebook
> Birth year: 33 years old

Harvard University dropout and CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, is the richest millennial entrepreneur in the world at 33 years old. His net worth of $74.5 billion also makes him the fifth richest person in the world. Zuckerberg founded Facebook in 2004 at the age of 19. Needless to say, the college degree was not necessary.