Sheryl Sandberg, One of the most influential people in the world according to Time magazine. Sheryl Sandberg is Chief Operating Officer for the World’s most popular social media network ‘Facebook’. She is one of the richest billionaire in the United States. Her net worth as per 2017 is $1.6 Billion. She is also an activist and author.
She is an inspiration for women. She released her first book named Lean In Women, Work, and the Will to Lead. This book is about the importance of women leadership roles in the business and government. She supported for Hillary Clinton in the US Elections for 2016.
In 1991 Sheryl graduated from Harvard College with a degree in Bachelor of Arts. She was awarded with the John H. Williams Prize, which will be given for top graduating student in Economics.
She got her MBA from Harvard Business School. In 1995 she earned the MBA with the highest distinction.
Career and Achievements
After graduating from Harvard college, In 1995 she worked under her professor and mentor Larry Summers who worked as United States Secretary of the Treasury.
Later Sheryl joined the World’s leading search engine network Google. She worked for sales operations of Google’s consumer products. In her time the Google ad and sales team increased from four to four thousand people.
In 2008, Mark Zuckerberg the founder and CEO of Facebook hired Sheryl Sandberg as Chief Operating Officer for Facebook. She helped the Facebook to achieve profits with its ad operations and also an increase of Facebook’s shares across the globe. She also faced the criticism in Cambridge Analytica data scandal.
Sheryl Sandberg Family
Sandberg was born on 28th August,1969. Her mother name is Adele and her father name is Joel Sandberg. Sandberg father Joel is an opthamologist and her mother Adele was a college lecturer of French Language.
Sheryl Sandberg has two siblings. She is the oldest of the children in her family. Sheryl Sandberg has a sister and brother. Her sister is Michelle and her brother is David Sandberg.
Sheryl Sandberg Married Life
Her first marriage was done in 1993 with Brian Kraff and it was ended after a year. Later she married Dave Goldberg in 2004. Goldberg was an American businessman. He was the founder of LAUNCH media and the CEO of SurveyMonkey.
Sheryl Sandberg Husband
In 2015 Dave Goldberg died due to an arrhythmia. Sheryl Sandberg renamed her charitable foundation name from Lean into Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Foundation.
Sheryl Sandberg Children
Dave Goldberg and Sheryl Sandberg have two children.