Who is Sean Rad and what is his net worth 2018? Sean Rad is the co-founder the one of the top class dating app “Tinder”. He is one of the founding member of this interesting app. One thing we want to clear that Tinder’s app net worth is more than $5 billion. So, don’t confuse with Tinder’s and Sean’s net worth. Sean Rad is technological personality, associated with many IT (Information Technology) related topics.
Sean Rad is an American native, who is brought up in the Persian community of Beverly Hills, he is the son of Iranian immigrants who came to Los Angeles in the 1970s and they used to work in a consumer tech industry. At the age of 13, his parents gave him his first mobile handset from which after five years he started an integrated mobile messaging company called Orgoo. He attended University of Southern California – Marshall School of Business.
In 2012, Sean co-founded one of the most interesting dating app “Tinder”, which is a location-based social search mobile app. During his work in Tinder, he and his friend Mateen (co-founder) was accuse of sexual harassment with Whitney Wolfe, a co-founder of Tinder and its VP of marketing.
But later all things get normal with a settlement of $1 million only. After that incident Mateen left the company, and Rad stepped down from his CEO role, though he stayed on at the company. Sean has dated Alexa Dell, Michael Dell’s daughter. Unsurprisingly, the two met on Tinder.
With mind-blowing technical skills, Sean Rad started his career from an initial age, when his parents gave him a cell phone from that he started company “Orgoo”, which is an integrated mobile messaging company in the year 2005 and remained Founder and President of that company till May 2008. Later after a year, Sean co-founded “Ad.ly” in May 2009 and became the president there.
He worked in Ad.ly till January 2012. Few month later, he co-founded one of the top of the line best dating app for current generation i.e. Tinder, Inc. in May 2012, and remained the CEO of the company till December 2016 but step down as CEO due to sexual harassment case. Currently, he is the Chairmen of the Tinder, Inc. and resides in Dallas, Texas, U.S. He is also affiliated with several technological giants including Match Group, Inc., Ad.ly.
Sorry, we can’t find any sources which prove that Sean Rad get any awards and honours individually. Even though, we find that his co-founded company “Tinder Inc.” won best new startup of 2013 at TechCrunch’s annual crunchy awards. If you find any source of awards achieved by Sean, than surely, do remind us.
Net Worth of Sean Rad
With marvelous technological experience, Sean Rad achieved plenty of success in his life. He gets all of his net worth from the co-founded companies whether it is Tinder or Orgoo or any other else. His net worth is more than $1.1 billion.
Hopefully, he will achieve lots of success in the upcoming events of his life. God bless him in his future endeavours.