Jeff Rothschild

About Jeff Rothschild

Who is it?: Advisor, Facebook
Birth Day: February 28, 1954
Birth Place: Palo Alto, California, United States
Birth Sign: Pisces
Residence: Palo Alto, California, U.S.
Education: Vanderbilt University (BS, MS)
Occupation: Businessman
Known for: Founding engineer, Facebook
Spouse(s): Marieke Rothschild
Children: 3

Jeff Rothschild Net Worth

Jeff Rothschild was bornon February 28, 1954 in Palo Alto, California, United States, is Advisor, Facebook. Jeff Rothschild owes his fortune to Facebook, which he joined in 2005 as the VP of infrastructure engineering. After five years as the VP, Rothschild took on an advisory role, and left Facebook in June 2015. His tech portfolio, however, is not limited to Facebook. He cofounded Veritas Software which merged with Symantec for $13.5 billion in stock in 2004.
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💰 Net worth: $3.3 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2014 $1.2 Billion
2015 $1.4 Billion
2016 $2.2 Billion
2017 $2.3 Billion
2018 $2.93 Billion

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Biography/Timeline

1977

Rothschild is the son of Beverley and william B. Rothschild. His Father was President of M. Rothschild & Company, an importer of commodities from South East Asia founded by his grandfather, Marcus Rothschild. He received bachelor's and master's degrees from Vanderbilt University in 1977 and 1979, respectively. He is not a member of the Rothschild family.

1988

Rothschild worked as an Engineer at Honeywell and Intel, and then for a consulting firm that worked on projects such as Locus Computing Corporation. Rothschild co-founded Veritas Software in 1988. He co-founded Mpath Interactive in 1995, which became a public company in 1999.

1999

Rothschild is listed as co-inventor on several MPath patents. In 1999 he became an advisor and venture partner at the venture capital firm Accel Partners.

2003

In 2003, Rothschild co-founded Mendocino Software, with fellow former-Veritas executives Peter Levine and Steve Colman. Mendocino shut down quietly by March 2008.

2005

Rothschild started working for Facebook in 2005. He was the oldest person working for Facebook at the time. He became Facebook's vice President of infrastructure software. In 2012, he owned 18 million Facebook shares.

2016

Rothschild serves as the vice chair of the board of trust of his alma mater, Vanderbilt University. In December 2016, he donated $20 million to the university.

2017

Rothschild and his wife Marieke have three children, and live in Palo Alto, California. According to Forbes, Rothschild is worth about $2.9 billion as of December 2017.