Stephen Jurvetson


Quick Facts

Celebrated Name: Steve Jurvetson
Real Name/Full Name: Stephen T. Jurvetson
Gender: Male
Age: 55 years old
Birth Date: 1 March 1967
Birth Place: Arizona, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.87 meters
Weight: 84kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Karla Jurvetson (1997-2015) Genevieve Wolff (2018)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): N/A
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): NO
Is Stephen Jurvetson Gay? Straight
Profession: Businessperson
Net Worth $20 million
Social Media Twitter

Venture capitalist and businessman Stephen Jurvetson is from the US. He is a former employee of the Draper Fisher Jurvetson Company. He also made an early investment in Mythic, Memphis Meats, Hotmail, and Nirvana. Currently, Jurvetson is connected to the Tesla and SpaceX businesses. He and Maryanne Saenko co-founded Future Ventures.

Age & Birth Information

Tonu Jurvetson and Tiiu Tia Jurvetson welcomed Stephen Jurvetson into the world on March 1st, 1967 in Arizona, United States. Stephen Jurvetson’s father fled Estonia and went across Europe before to the Soviet Re-Occupation. The mother of Stephen was an immigrant. Stephen had no ambition to learn Estonian, the language they spoke. It was retained as a private language between his mother and father. The first non-European e-resident of Estonia was Stephen Jurvetson.

Stephen Jurvetson attended St. Mark’s School of Texas while growing up in Dallas. He finished secondary school in 1985 and received his diploma. Stephen Jurvetson completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University, where he spent 2.5 years majoring in electrical engineering. On the list of graduates, he was first. He later graduated from the same university with electrical engineering M.S. and M.B.A. degrees.

Height & Weight

Stephen Jurvetson was born on March 1st, 1967, and as of 2022, he will be 55 years old. He weighs 84 kg and stands 1.87 meters tall.

Professional life

Stephen Jurvetson was employed by Hewlett-Packard as an R&D Engineer after completing his campus education. Prior to working as a product marketing for Apple and later NeXT Software, Stephen Jurvetson spent two years at Hewlett-Packard.

Stephen Jurvetson was recognized in 1999 as one of MIT TR35’s “creative young tycoons” after making his initial investment in Hotmail.

Stephen Jurvetson developed and carried out marketing and sales strategies while working as a consultant for Bain & Company. These tactics might be useful for a variety of software, networking, and semiconductor companies. After completing his second year of business studies and showcasing his skills in a number of deals, Stephen Jurvetson joined DFJ.

Stephen Jurvetson was included on Forbes’ Midas List of elite investors from 2011 through 2016. He served on the boards of Synthetic Genomics, SpaceX, D-wave, Planet Labs, Tesla, and Nirvana Systems (run by Intel).

Tradex and Cyras now have Stephen Jurvetson managing their investments (owned by Ariba and Ciena in that order).

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As the Presidential Ambassador of International Entrepreneurship in 2016, former president Barack Obama proposed Jurvetson,

After allegations of sexual harassment surfaced in 2017, Jurvetson resigned from his position at DFJ Venture Capital and took a leave of absence from Tesla and SpaceX.

Jurvetson co-founded a new company in April of 2018 named “Future Ventures.” It primarily focuses on food technology, high-performance computer architectures, and environmentally friendly transportation. He invested $200 million in the start-up of the business.

Achievements

Stephen has achieved incredible levels of success as a result of his business career, which is a feat in and of itself.

Net worth & Source of Income

As of September 2022, Jurvetson’s net worth is predicted to be greater than $20 million. Over 17k Tesla stock units worth over $9 million are held by  Jurvetson. Over the past ten years, Stephen Jurvetson has sold Tesla stock valued at $5 million or more. As an Independent Director of Tesla, Jurvetson receives the proper compensation.

Mr. Stephen Jurvetson has achieved levels of accomplishment in his entrepreneurial endeavors that make him happy. He clearly exemplifies the traits that would-be businessmen strive for.

Relationship Status

His dreams were dashed when Jurvetson’s career abruptly collapsed. Rumors, not far from the truth, were that  Jurvetson was engaged in sexual harassment and other extramarital affairs. In response to rumors that they believed wewasrue, the investigation firm placed  Jurvetson on leave for one week so that an internal investigative team could work.

However, these results were kept a secret so as to protect Stephen’s reputation. Unnamed sources, in response to accusations from other female business owners who had been sexually harassed by Jurvetson, asserted that the stories were genuine. In contrast to what the public thought, Jurvetson claimed in a tweet that he quit DFJ for personal reasons. He wed Genevieve Wolff in 2018, and they are now married.