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Howard Winklevoss Net Worth

Howard Winklevoss Net Worth

Net Worth: $150 Million

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Facebook (Settlement), Internet
  • Birth Place Southampton, New York
  • Full Name Cameron Howard Winklevoss
  • Nationality United States
  • Date of Birth August 21, 1981
  • Occupation Co-Founder of ConnectU
  • Education Harvard University and University of Oxford

About Howard Winklevoss

American rower and entrepreneur Howard Winklevoss has an estimated net worth of $150 million. Born Cameron Howard Winklevoss on August 21, 1981 in Southampton, New York, he was raised in Greenwich, Connecticut. He is a graduate of Harvard University with an A.B. degree in economics in 2004. He was a member of the men’s varsity crew, the Porcelain Club and the hasty Pudding Club. In 2009, he went to the Said Business School at the University of Oxford where he completed his MBA in 2010. He was also a rower at the Blue Boat in the Oxford-Cambridge Boat race. He competed during the 2008 Beijing Olympics with his twin brother, Tyler.

Better known as Cameron, along with Tyler, and Harvard classmate Divya Narendra, created a social network intended for Harvard students called HarvardConnection which was later renamed ConnectU. In 2004, the Winklevoss twins sued Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, for $140 million with their claim that he stole their ConnectU idea to create the popular social networking site. In 2008, Tyler and Cameron agreed to accept settlement of $65 million in stock. Currently, the stock is worth around $100 million. Aside from ConnectU, Cameron is also the co-founder of the social media website Guest of a Guest along with Rachelle Hruska. He currently writes for the blog.