Michel Krieger aka Mike Krieger (born March 4, 1986) is a Brazilian Entrepreneur, and Software Engineer from São Paulo, Brazil. He is the co-founder and chief technical officer of Instagram (popular mobile app). Furthermore, the 32-year-old engineer moved to America in 2004 to study at Stanford University.
Later, Mike met Kevin Systrom (Entrepreneur, Programmer, and CEO of Instagram). The duo created the famous photo-sharing mobile application in 2010. On September 24, 2018, Michel along with Kevin announced that they resigned from the company.
Moreover, they both will be leaving the office within a few weeks. The co-founders didn’t specify any reasons for their departure. But Systrom wrote in his blog that they wanted to take some time off. They both wanted to explore their creativity and curiosity again.
In April 2012, the Instagram was sold to Facebook for $1 billion USD in cash, stock, and their 13 employees.
Wiki, Age, Parents & Early Life
The co-founder of Instagram was born on March 4, 1986, in São Paulo, Brazil. As of 2018, Mike Krieger’s age is Thirty-two (32) years old. The information about his parents and siblings are not known to us yet. But we will update you in the future.
Furthermore, the entrepreneur attended his high school in Brazil. In 2004, he joined the Stanford University. Later, Krieger graduated in symbolic systems.
Personal Affairs, Spouse & Children
Moreover, Mike is a married man. He tied the knot with his wife “Kaitlyn Trigger” a few years ago. The couple also dated each other before their wedding.
Mike Krieger Biography (Instagram Founder) Spouse, Age, Net Asset, Height, Children & Parents
|Personal Life Information|
|Full Birth Name||Michel "Mike" Krieger.|
|Working As||1. Entrepreneur.
2. Software engineer.
|Age||Thirty-two (32) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||March 4, 1986.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||São Paulo, Brazil.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Pisces.|
|Current Residence||San Francisco, California, USA.|
|Famous For||1. The co-founder and Chief Technical Officer of Instagram.
2. Recently resigned from the company.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 0".
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
|Biceps Size||15.5 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||40-32-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||8.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Will update..
|Siblings||Sister: Stéfanie Krieger.|
|Mike Krieger Wife & Relationship|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Kaitlyn Trigger.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Rome.|
|Favorite Color||Black and Red.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Playing Football, and Traveling.
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Food.|
|Mike Krieger Net worth|
|Net Asset||Approx. $500 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Lesser Known Facts about Instagram Co-founder
- He announced a partnership with the GiveWell (a non-profit organization) in April 2015.
- Moreover, Mike also committed US$750,000.
- Furthermore, his wife is also playing a crucial role in this project.
- As of 2018, the estimated Net worth of Mike Krieger is $500 million US Dollar.
- Currently, the software engineer is living in San Francisco, California, the USA with his family.