Sergey Brin Biography
Sergey Brin is a well-known American business entrepreneur who co-founded the international software company Google with Larry Page. He began his career as the president of Google’s initial firm, Alphabet Incorporation, but stepped down in 2019 and was succeeded by Larry’s wife, Lucinda Southworth. Brin is now the ninth richest man in the world, with an estimated net worth of $89 billion. He created Google as a search engine while still in college, with the help of his business partner Larry Page.
Sergey Brin Age
Sergey Brin was born Sergey Mikhailovich Brin on August 21, 1973, in Moscow, Russia. He is 50 years old.
Sergey Brin Height
Brin stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches/1.73 m tall.
Sergey Brin Family
Sergey was born to the brilliant minds of Eugenia Brin (mother) and Mikhail Brin (father). His parents are Russian immigrants who came to the United States in 1979. Brin’s parents met while studying at Moscow University, where they earned degrees in mathematics and physics. Brin’s father is a retired college professor who taught mathematics at the University of Maryland, and his mother is a NASA Goddard Space Flight Center researcher.
Sergey Brin Wife
Brin is no longer married. From 2007 to 2018, he was married to his first wife, a biotech analyst named Anne Wojcicki. Brin was the one who had an extramarital affair, which caused the marriage to fail. He and Anne currently split custody of two children. He married his lover Nicole Shanahan in 2018, and the couple had a child, but they separated in January 2022. Brin lives with his mother, who has Parkinson’s illness and is currently living on his own in California.
Sergey Brin Children
Sergey is a proud father of two children. His first marriage to Anne Wojcicki produced two children. They consist of a boy born in 2008 and a girl born in 2011. Brin has a third child with his ex-second wife Nicole Shanahan. He was born in December of this year. Brian now has joint custody of his children with his estranged wives.
Sergey Brin’s Net Worth
Brin’s amassed net worth is around 85.7 billion USD.
Sergey Brin Career
Sergey donated over $1 billion to Parkinson’s disease research after his mother was afflicted with the disease in 2008. Currently, the family foundation is doing research under the supervision of the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
He was born in Moscow, Soviet Union to Russian Natives who immigrated to Maryland, USA. Brin’s family also resided in Vienna and Paris before arriving in the United States when he was nine months old. His family arrived in the United States in 1979 through the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society. Segery attended the Paint Branch Montessori School in Maryland and graduated from Eleanor Roosevelt High School. He then attended Stanford University, where he earned a degree in computer studies. Brin also continued his education and earned his master’s degree at Stanford thanks to a National Science Foundation fellowship.
Sergey began his entrepreneurial career after meeting Larry Page at Stanford. Larry and Brin initially disagreed on topics, but they eventually became intellectual friends. While in college, the two started their computer project to create a usable search engine. Larry turned Brin’s dorm room into a programming office, where they worked all hours of the day and night to web crawl and develop Page Rank algorithms and backlinks. They also experimented with HTML to speed up the search engine development process. Larry and Brin’s hard work eventually paid off, and they launched Google as a software multinational program.