Jawed Karim, an American-German technologist and entrepreneur, was one of the three minds behind YouTube.
Quick FactsName Jawed Karim Born 28 October 1979 - Merseburg, East Germany Age 40 Nationality American/German/Bangladeshi Education University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (BS), Stanford University (MS) Occupation Entrepreneur Known for Co-founder of YouTube, Uploader of the first video ever on YouTube Net worth $140 million Youtube channel jawedJawed Karim EducationJawed was born to Christine and Naimul Karim in Merseburg, East Germany.
Also Read: 13 Tips To Make A Video Ad To Pump Up Your SalesFirst VideoThe first YouTube channel was “jawed” by Karim, and the first ever video on YouTube was a video uploaded by him and titled “Me at the zoo”.
After launching YouTube, Karim became an adviser to the company as he wanted to complete his studies, subsequently joining Stanford University.
Google bought YouTube in the year 2006 for a whopping 1.56 billion USD which gave Karim received 137,443 shares of the stock.
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