Dustin Moskovitz Biography,Age, Family, Foundation, Net worth and Philanthropy

Dustin Moskovitz Biography

Dustin Moskovitz is an American Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Facebook together with Mark Zuckerberg, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum and Chris Hughes. In 2008, Dustin left Facebook to co-found Asana with Justin Rosenstein, this is an application that works on the web and on mobile operating systems like the iOS and the Android and helps teams track their work.

Dustin played an important role in the founding of Facebook along with Mark Zuckerberg. He came to know him as they lived together along with roommates, Eduardo Saverin, and Chris Hughes.  Dustin was the leader in the team that co founded Facebook   In March 2011 he was declared  by Forbes to be the youngest self-made billionaire in history, on the basis of his 2.34% share in Facebook.

Dustin Moskovitz Age

He was born on 22nd May 1984, in Gainesville, Florida and grew up in Ocala, Florida.  He is 34 years old as of year 2018.

Dustine Moskovitz Family

Dustin was born in a Jewish family in Gainesville, Florida on 22nd May, 1984, he grew up in Ocala, compared to Zuckerberg he is eight years younger. Dustin’s father was a psychiatrist and practiced it in Florida while his mother was a teacher and artist.

Dustin Moskovitz Education

Dustin graduated from the Vanguard High School as he grew up in Florida. He proceeded with IB Diploma Program followed by economics at the Harvard University. However, 2 years after attending the University, he took a year off and shifted to Palo Alta in California, where, he started working full time on the Facebook project.

Dustin Moskovitz Foundation – Dustin Moskovitz Facebook

Dustin is among the four people who co-founded facebook together with his roommates—Mark Zuckerberg, Eduardo Saverin, Chris Hughes, and Dustin Moskovitz in their Harvard University dorm room in February 2004. It was know as facebook.com,it was intended as an online directory of all Harvard’s students to help residential students identify members of other residences. Facebook is a social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California. It is a website which was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard college students and roomates. Later in June 2004, Zuckerberg, Hughes and Moskovitz took a year off from Harvard and moved Facebook’s base of operations to Palo Alto, California, and hired eight employees. Sean Parker later joined them. Moskovitz was the company’s first chief technology officer and then vice president of engineering; he led the technical staff and oversaw the major architecture of the site, as well as being responsible for the company’s mobile strategy and development.

Later, on October 3, 2008, Moskovitz announced that he was leaving Facebook to form a new company called Asana with Justin Rosenstein, an engineering manager at Facebook. Moskovitz was also the investor in the mobile photo-sharing site Path, run by another former member of Facebook, David Morin. It was announced that Moskovitz’s advice was important in persuading Morin to reject a $100 million offer for the company from Google, made in February 2011.

Cari Tuna and Moskovitz photo

 

Dustin Moskovitz Net Worth

Dustin Zuckerberg was reported by Forbes in March 2011 has the youngest self-made billionaire in history, on the basis of his 2.34% share in Facebook. He has a networth of US$16.3 billion as in year 2018.

Dustin Moskovitz CariTuna – Dustin Moskovitz Wife – Dustin Moskovitz Girlfriend

Moskovitz got married to Cari Tuna in October 2013. Cari Tuna is the cofounder of Good ventures, she is currently working full time. Good Ventures is the couple’s private foundation, as well as the Open Philanthropy Project, a spinoff of a collaboration between Good Ventures and GiveWell. The couple has been together for several years now and their relationship is still very strong and there is no sign of divorce. Cari is a former Yale Daily News writer and journalist for The Wall Street Journal.

The couple attend Burning Man regularly, and Moskovitz has written about his reasons for doing so. Attending of Moskovitz’s at Burning Man has been the subject of some press coverage.

Dustin Moskovitz House

Dustin house

Dustin Moskovitz Social Network

He is played in the film The Social Network by actor Joseph Mazzello. Answering the question on Quora, Moskovitz said that the film “emphasizes things that didn’t matter (like the Winklevoss brothers, whom I’ve still never even met and had no part in the work we did to create the site over the past 6 years) and leaves out things that we really did (like the many other people in our lives at the time, who supported us in innumerable ways.

Social Network is a 2010 American biographical drama film directed by David Fincher and written by Aaron Sorkin. Adapted from Ben Mezrich’s 2009 book The Accidental Billionaires: The Foundation of Facebook, a Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal, the film portrays the founding of social networking website Facebook and the resulting lawsuits

Dustin Moskovitz Contact| Email Address

His Email Address is dustin@asana.com

Dustin Moskovitz Philanthropy

Moskovitz with his girlfriend who is now his wife Cari Tuna co-founded the philanthropic organization Good Ventures in 2011. In June 2012, Good Ventures reported a close partnership with charity evaluator GiveWell. Both organizations “are trying to do as much good as possible” and thereby align with the goals of effective altruism. The company has donated approximately $100 million from 2011 onward to Give-well top charities Against Malaria Foundation, GiveDirectly, Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, and Deworm the World Initiative, as well as standout charities.
Joining together with GiveWell led to a spinoff called the Open Philanthropy Project, whose goal is to figure out the best possible way to use large sums of money (starting with Moskovitz’s multi-billion-dollar fortune) to do the most good. From 2016, the Open Philanthropy Project is in the process of becoming a separate organization, but it has already made over $40 million in grants Open Philanthropy Project#Grants made for .

The couple has is said to be the youngest couple to sign Bill Gates and Warren Buffett’s Giving Pledge, which commits billionaires to giving away most of their wealth in the form of philanthropy.

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