Jawed Karim

Businessperson, Organization founder

1979 –

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Who is Jawed Karim?

Jawed Karim is a German internet entrepreneur of German and Bangladeshi descent. He is best known for being the co-founder of the video-sharing website YouTube. Many of the core components of PayPal, including its real-time anti-fraud system, were also designed and implemented by Karim.

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Born
Jan 1, 1979
Merseburg
Also known as
  • Джавед Карім
  • Карим, Джавед
Ethnicity
  • Bangladeshi American
  • German American
  • Bengali people
  • Germans
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • Germany
Profession
Education
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
    Computer Science
    ( - 2004)
  • Stanford University
    Computer Science
  • Central High School
Employment
  • Founder and Advisor, YouTube
    (2005 - )
  • PayPal
  • Guest Lecturer, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Lived in
  • Saint Paul

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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