Evan Thomas Spiegel, is an American Internet Entrepreneur. He is the CEO and co-founder of the American Social media company and the famous technology, Snapchat Inc. He was also an unpaid intern in sales at Red Bull, during his early days.
While pursuing his studies at Stanford University, he proposed the idea of Snapchat as a project design in his product design class. He also co-founded the app with Bobby Murphy and Reggie Brown. Currently, he is the CEO of Snapchat, Inc. The Wall Street Journal has reported that, Evan along with Bobby, will hold around 45% of the company’s stock and will be getting 70% voting power, in the company.
Currently, he is stuck in a controversy for stating that, ‘Snapchat is only for rich people and he doesn’t want to expand into poor countries like India and Spain’. However, the comment was not taken lightly by the users from India. They lashed backed it on the customer rating for the app, which is according to the reports, has gone to ‘Single Star’.
Evan Spiegel Height: 6’0”
Evan Spiegel Net Worth: $4.6 billion (As of April 2017)
Evan Spiegel Biography:
Name: Evan Thomas Spiegel
- Nick Name: Evan Spiegel
- Profession: Internet Entrepreneur
- Date of Birth: June 4, 1990
- Age: 26 years
- Zodiac: Gemini
- Weight: 73 kg
- Chest: 40”
- Waist: 32”
- Biceps: 13”
- Schooling: Crossroads School, Santa Monica, California
- College: Stanford University, Stanford, California
- Qualification: Dropout
- Father: John W.Spiegel (Lawyer)
- Mother: Melissa Ann Thomas (Lawyer)
- Siblings: Caroline Spiegel, Lauren Spiegel
- Marital Status: Engaged
- Fiancée: Miranda Kerr (Supermodel)