Craig Silverstein is one of the richest American businessmen; he has a net worth of $950 million. Craig Silverstein has earned his net worth as technology director for the search engine company Google. He left his doctoral studies at Stanford University in 1998, to join his school chums Sergey Brin and Larry Page in a nearby garage to build the now famed search engine. He created many of the original IT components to support Google's deployment and growth. Silverstein graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from Harvard College.