Born Kim Schmitz in 1974, Kim Dotcom is a Finnish-German businessman and computer programmer, who received prominence during the dotcom revolution, and was convicted for embezzlement and insider trading as a side effect. He has also gained popularity to be the founder of websites like MegaUpload and Mega.
Kim is one of the biggest tech entrepreneurs in the world. The stock market bubble made him a millionaire within a short period of time, and he changed his surname to ‘Dotcom’ as a way to pay homage to it. In 2012, he received top position in the Modern Warfare 3 game, but police arrested him, after which he lost his position.