Tag: Jan Koum

Darasimi Oshodi: Get Inspired: Read The Story of Jan Koum ,WhatsApp Creator

Jan Koum, a Ukranian, went to the US at the age of 16 due to the hostile treatment Jews were receiving in the country. When they arrived in the US, Jan and his mother lived on food stamps. He met Brian Acton in 1997 at Yahoo, where they were both[Read More…]

Once Again, Bill Gates Is World’s Richest Man

The founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates is back at the top of the world’s richest persons list, Forbes magazine’s annual ranking of global billionaires has revealed. Bill Gates’ total net worth was estimated at $76bn (£45.5bn) this year, improvement from $67bn in 2013. Mexican telecoms tycoon Carlos Slim who was[Read More…]