Who is mark shuttleworth dating
Mark was born in the dusty gold-mining town of Welkom in South Africa, and grew up in Cape Town.
His fascination with technology started at a tender age when he discovered computer games, and not too much has changed in that respect.
Mark Shuttleworth is an African entrepreneur with a deep interest in technology.
His interest in science covers an eclectic selection of disciplines, in particular particle physics, software engineering, digital media and biotechnology.
While studying towards a Business Science (Finance) degree at the University of Cape Town (UCT), he first encountered the Internet, and quickly became fascinated with the changes it would bring in business and society.
In 1995, his final year at UCT, Mark founded Thawte Consulting, as an Internet consulting business.
The focus of the company quickly shifted to Internet security for electronic commerce.
By the time it was acquired by Veri Sign in the USA, Thawte had become the fastest-growing Internet Certificate Authority, and was the leading Certificate Authority outside of the US.Since the heady days of 1999, Mark has formed a new project team called HBD (