Eduardo Saverin is the first investor in and co-founder of Facebook. Today, Facebook, as a publicly traded company with a market cap surpassing $250 billion, empowers more than one billion people of all age groups, geographies, languages and cultural affinities to share and make the world a more open and connected place.
Mr. Saverin is squarely focused on investing in the next wave of technological innovation. As a technology investor and mentor, he has advised and worked closely with an array of companies of all sizes and stages that share one common thread: a passion for people-centric innovation, alongside a mobile platform bias with pan-global ambitions. Mr. Saverin sits on the boards of several companies, including, but not limited to, Jumio, 99.co and Bilna and serves as a board observer to Silvercar and Hopscotch. He was the Anchor LP of Velos Partners.
Mr. Saverin earned a B.A. (cum laude) at Harvard University.