Tim Berners-Lee Net Worth

Net Worth: $50 Million
  • Source of Wealth:

    Technology, World Wide Web
  • Age:

  • Birth Place:

    London, England, United Kingdom
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Nancy Carlson)
  • Full Name:

    Timothy John Berners-Lee
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About Timothy John Berners-Lee

British computer scientist, inventor of the World Wide Web and MIT professor, Sir Tim Berners-Lee has an estimated net worth $50 million. The software engineer and computer scientist, created the world wide web in 1989, he also designed and built the first web browser. His breakthrough was a system that allowed computer users to share a common language to communicate over a network. However, after laying the foundations for the information super-highway, Berners-Lee did nothing to turn this into a money-making scheme for himself. Berners-Lee was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for his pioneering work in 2004. He attened The Queen's College, Oxford where he eared his degree in Physics. Berners-Lee currently lives in Lexington, Massachusetts, and is married to Nancy Carlson, he has two children, Alice and Ben.

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Earnings 2004
Cash prize he earned as the first recipient of Finland's Millennium Technology Prize for inventing the World Wide Web