Baiju Bhatt Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Feb 08, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Nov 09, 2023
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About Baiju Bhatt

Born in 1984, Baiju Bhatt is an American entrepreneur and the co-founder of Robinhood Markets Inc., a United States-based financial service company. He co-founded Robinhood along with Vladimir Tenev to democratize America's financial system, allowing customers to invest without any commission.

Baiju Bhat served as the co-CEO of Robinhood from its inception in 2013 until November 2020, when he stepped down from the position and became the chief creative officer and a member of the board. Since the launch of Robinhood's no-commission trading model, the company has revolutionized the brokerage industry, having 23.2 million net cumulative funded accounts as of August 2023. Robinhood went public in July 2021 at a $32 billion valuation, and Baiju Bhat owned about 8% of the company.

Baiju Bhatt: Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Baiju Bhatt’s net worth?

As of August 2021, Baiju Bhatt had a net worth of $2.9 billion.

How much does Baiju Bhatt earn per year?

Baiju Bhatt made a total compensation of $593,955,026 in 2021, of which $244,125 was his salary.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Baiju Bhatt?

Baiju Bhatt's exact height is not publicly available.

How old is Baiju Bhatt?

Born in 1984, Baiju Bhatt is 39 years old as of 2023.

Childhood And Education

Baiju Prafulkumar Bhatt was born in 1984 and grew up in Poquoson, Virginia, United States. His parents were Indian immigrants who relocated from India to Virginia, United States. Baiju Bhatt obtained his bachelor's degree in physics and master's degree in mathematics from Stanford University. While studying at Stanford University, Bhatt and Vladimir Tenev came to know each other.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Baiju Bhatt’s partner?

Bhatt is married to Adrienne Sussman. The couple has a son, and they reside in Palo Alto, California, as of 2023.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Baiju Bhatt and Vladimir Tenev co-founded Robinhood Markets Inc., a stock trading company, in 2013, following the 2011 financial crisis in the United States and the protest of Occupy Wall Street. In 2015, Robinhood launched a no-fee stock trading app.

By 2016, the application usage had grown and was used by millions. By July 2018, the application had over five million users, and the company's valuation grew to $5.6 billion, having more than $150 billion in transaction volume.

In November 2020, Bhatt stepped down from the position of CEO and became a board member and the chief creative officer of the company. When Robinhood Markets Inc. went public in 2021, Baiju Prafulkumar Bhatt owned about 8% of the company. On October 12, 2023, Bhatt sold HOOD stock worth $848,898 (90,021 units).

What awards has Baiju Bhatt won?

In 2016, Baiju Bhatt made the Forbes 30 Under 30 list. In 2017, he appeared in Fast Company's Most Creative People list. In 2021, Baiju Bhatt was among the Goldhouse 100 Most Impactful Asians.

Baiju Bhatt Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Baiju Prafulkumar Bhatt

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Virginia

Height

173 cm

Child Star?

No

Occupation

Entrepreneur

Education

Stanford University

Net Worth

2900000000

Partner

Adrienne Sussman

Annual Earnings

593955026
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Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

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Akinwalere OlaleyeBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

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