Born in the year 1968, Gil Shwed is an excellent and enterprising entrepreneur, programmer and investor. This Israeli programmer has a beyond brilliant mind and software is his source of wealth. According to Forbes, Gil is the 847th richest billionaire in the world and the 10th richest man in Israel. Besides this he is also the 95th richest person in the tech community. Gil’s net worth is US$ 2.2 billion.
Not too much information is known about Gil’s childhood. However we do know that he was born in the holy city of Jerusalem in the year of 1968. At the young age of 13, this genius programmer began programming. By the age of 15, Gil had become a student at a computer science university in Jerusalem.