Net Worth: $150 Million
- Source of Wealth Computer programmer, Entrepreneur
- Nationality United Kingdom
About Charles Corfield
British mathematician, computer programmer, and founder of several startup companies in Silicon Valley, most notably Frame Technology Corp.
A Cambridge-educated computer boffin, Corfield, 52, went to America to continue his studies. He set up Frame Technology in Silicon Valley and sold the business in 1995 for £320m. He netted shares worth at least £50m in the acquiring company, Adobe, which grew to become one of the leaders of the internet boom. Corfield runs nVoq, a developer of talk-to-text computer applications, in Colorado.