Adam D’Angelo; Net Worth, Former CTO of Facebook

Adam D’Angelo Biography

Adam D’Angelo is an American an American internet entrepreneur. He is best known as the co-founder and CEO of Quora, based in Mountain View, California. He was chief technology officer of Facebook, and also served as its vice president of engineering, until 2008.

In June 2009, he started Quora. He invested $20 million of his own money into Quora as part of their Series B round of financing. He is a member of the board of directors of OpenAI.

Adam D’Angelo Age

He was born on August 21, 1984. He is 37 years old.


Adam D’Angelo attended Phillips Exeter Academy for high school. There, he developed the Synapse Media Player (a music suggestion software) along with Mark Zuckerberg and others.

In 2002, he attended the California Institute of Technology, where he graduated with a B.S. in Computer Science.


In 2001, he was placed eighth at the USA Computing Olympiad as a high school student and he won a silver medal at the 2002 International Olympiad in Informatics.

In 2004, while attending college, D’Angelo also created the website BuddyZoo, which allowed users to upload their AIM buddy list and compare them with those of other users. The service also generated graphs based on the buddy lists.

In 2005, he was one of the top 24 finalists in the Algorithm Coding Competition of the Topcoder Collegiate Challenge.

D’Angelo was an advisor to and investor in Instagram before its acquisition by Facebook in 2012.

Adam D’Angelo Net Worth

Adam D’Angelo’s Net Worth is $700 million.

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