Jeffrey Skoll Net Worth
Jeffrey Skoll net worth: Jeffrey Skoll is an engineer, entrepreneur and philanthropist who has a net worth of $3.8 billion. Jeffrey Skoll earned the majority of his net worth after serving as the first employee and first President of internet auction giant eBay. Skoll was born on January 16, 1965 in Montreal, Quebec. He attended the University of Toronto school of electrical engineering, where he graduated with honors in 1987. He then went on to earn his MBA from Stanford, graduating in 1993. In 1996, Skoll was hired by eBay's founder (and fellow future billionaire philanthropist) Pierre Omidyar. Omidyar hired Skoll as eBay's first employee and made him President of the company. Skoll would spend several years at eBay before cashing out $2 billion worth of stock. His net worth has since increased to nearly $4 billion, of which $1 billion has been set aside for his charitable foundation. As a philanthropist he is especially passionate about charities that help the poor and protect the climate.