Susan Wojcicki is a technology businesswoman from the United States. She first worked on the marketing team of Intel and as a management consultant for a couple of companies before staring her career at Google. Susan Wojcicki is the 16th employee of Google and the current chief executive officer of YouTube. Here is a quick summary of Susan Wojcicki’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Susan Wojcicki Early Life
Susan Diane Wojcicki was born on July 5, 1968 in Santa Clara County, California, United States. Her father Stanley Wojcicki is a professor and former chair of the Stanford’s University physics department, her mother Esther Wojcicki studied education and technology and she’s an educator and a journalist. Susan Wojcicki has 2 sisters, Anne Wojcicki the co-founder and chief executive officer of 23andMe which is a personal genomics and biotechnology company, and anthropologist Janet Wojcicki.
Susan Wojcicki was grown and raised in her hometown. She finished her schooling from the Gunn High School and graduated in 1990 from Harvard University with honors in literature and history. Susan Wojcicki continued for graduate degrees and she got a master’s of science in economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles.
Susan Wojcicki married Dennis Troper in 1998, which is the same year that she received her MBA. Susan and Dennis are now the parents of 5 children. She has a polish citizenship from her grandfather Franciszek Wójcicki and a United States citizenship from her birth and her parents.
Susan Wojcicki Career, Awards & Achievement
Susan Wojcicki early jobs including at the marketing team and department of Intel Corporation, one of the Bain & Company global management consultancy management consultants, and one of the management consultants of R.B. Webber & Company.
Susan Wojcicki story and career with Google began in 1999. She is the 16th employee of the company and its first marketing manager. While being the marketing manager, Susan Wojcicki created, developed and worked on many Google features including the Google Doodle, Google Books which was “Google Book Search”, and Google Images.
As Google’s senior vice president of advertising & commerce, Susan Wojcicki worked on many special features that today’s online marketing relays on including Google AdWords, Google Analytics, the Double Click, and Google AdSense. YouTube was rising in popularity and kind of competing the Google video service so Susan handled its acquisition in 2006 for $1.65 billion. She also handled the acquisition of DoubleClick in 2007 for $3.1 billion.
Susan Wojcicki became YouTube’s chief executive office in 2014. YouTube is still greatly growing in numbers so things are going well for Susan as the company announced that they have more than 1.5 billion monthly users as logged in users, and YouTube now has more than 5 billion daily watched videos. Susan Wojcicki worked on the YouTube app developments a lot in terms of its design and its use as she oversaw the launch of YouTube – TV feature.
Awards & Achievements
Susan Wojcicki is considered as one of the top businesswomen in the world. She has been the 6th most powerful women in the world as of 2017. Susan Wojcicki was ranked 1 on The 2013 Adweek 50 list and 27th on the New Establishment list Vanity Fair magazine. She is also one of the first 50 women on America’s richest self made women list by Forbes.
Net Worth of Susan Wojcicki
The estimated net worth of the chief executive officer of YouTube Susan Wojcicki is set to $480 million. She made her hundreds of millions from the great work she has been doing at Google and YouTube. Susan Wojcicki was behind the acquisition of YouTube to Google for $1.65 billion. YouTube now worth 100’s of billions and Google net worth is $715 billion.
Susan Wojcicki is a very talented and creative technology businesswoman. She worked as Google’s marketing manager, Google’s advertising vice president before she handled the acquisition of YouTube and later becoming its chief executive officer. Susan Wojcicki is married to Dennis Troper, they have 5 children and they are happily living together.