Parag Agrawal Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Parag Agrawal

Parag Agrawal is an Indian-American technology executive who is currently serving as the chief executive officer (CEO) of Twitter.

He was appointed to the position in November 2021, following the resignation of Jack Dorsey. Prior to joining Twitter, Agrawal has held leadership positions at Microsoft Research and Yahoo! Research as a software engineer.
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Parag Agrawal Profile

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Full name: Parag Agrawal
Date of birth: 21st May 1984
Age: 37 years (2021)
Nationality: Indian-American 
Parents: Ram Gopal Agrawal (father), Shashi Agrawal (mother)
Sibling: Kunal (sister)
Education: Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (BTech), Stanford University (MS, PhD)
Spouse(s): Vineeta Agrawal
Children: One
Occupation: Twitter CEO
Net worth

Parag Agrawal Biography and Educational Background

Parag Agrawal was born on the 21st May 1984 in Ajmer, India to the family of Ram Gopal Agrawal and Shashi Agrawal. His father was a senior official in the Indian Department of Atomic Energy while his mother is a retired school teacher. 

Agrawal studied at Atomic Energy Central School No.4 and Agrawal obtained his B.Tech. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from IIT Bombay in 2005. He then moved to the United States to pursue a PhD in computer science from Stanford University under the guidance of Jennifer Widom.


Prior to joining Twitter in 2011, Parag Agrawal held leadership positions at Microsoft Research and Yahoo! Research.

In Octobr 2017, following the departure of Adam Massinger, he got appointed as the chief technology officer (CTO) of the social media company.

In December 2019, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced that Agrawal would be in charge of Project Bluesky, an initiative to develop a decentralized social network protocol.

On 29 November 2021, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced that he was resigning from Twitter and that Agrawal would be the new CEO of the company.

Personal Life

Parag Agrawal is happily married to Vineeta Agrawal. Vineeta is a general partner at the popular venture capital firm, Andreessen Horowitz. the union is blessed with a son.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Parag Agrawal on:
Twitter @Paraga
Instagram @Paraga

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