Evan SpiegelSnap CEO Evan Spiegel.Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Berggruen InstituteLife is good for Evan Spiegel.

In 2017, he was given a $800 million bonus for taking his company, Snap Inc., public at a $33 billion valuation.

Snap’s shares have since taken quite the hit, but Spiegel’s net worth is still around $2.7 billion, making the 28-year-old one of the youngest billionaires in the world. Spiegel also took home the title of highest-paid CEO in the world in 2017. 

Things seem good at home, too: Spiegel is married to model and entrepreneur Miranda Kerr, and the couple welcomed their first child — a baby boy named Hart — earlier this year. 

To get a better picture of how Evan Spiegel got to where he is, we’ve pulled the highlights from profiles by LA Weekly, Forbes, Business Insider, court documents, and more.

Here’s how Spiegel got his start and became one of the youngest billionaires in the world. 

Alex Heath contributed to an earlier version of this article.