Jan Koum and Brian Acton: The unlikely founders behind WhatsApp's rise

New York: WhatsApp isn't your average Silicon Valley startup.The company's founders Jan Koum, 38, and Brian Acton, 42, shun the media spotlight and are much older than your typical college dropout-turned CEO. And at a
jan koum and brian acton the unlikely founders...
India TV News Desk March 06, 2014 8:53 IST
New York: WhatsApp isn't your average Silicon Valley startup.

The company's founders Jan Koum, 38, and Brian Acton, 42, shun the media spotlight and are much older than your typical college dropout-turned CEO. And at a time when social media companies are focusing on advertising to generate revenue, WhatsApp rejects the idea of showing ads to the 450 million people who use its mobile messaging app.

 
Chunav Manch Gujarat 2017
 
 
killer smog
 

You May Like

   
 

More from business

 
 
Assembly Elections 2017