Oliver Mulherin is a Software Engineer from Australia. He is also popular as a partner of an American entrepreneur and investor, Sam Altman.
Oliver has made the media headlines after his partner, Sam was recently removed from the position of CEO of an American artificial intelligence research organization, OpenAI. Sam was fired from the position on 17 November 2023 and Emmett Shear was announced as his replacement.
i loved my time at openai. it was transformative for me personally, and hopefully the world a little bit. most of all i loved working with such talented people.
will have more to say about what’s next later.
— Sam Altman (@sama) November 17, 2023
After leaving OpenAI, Sam was believed to be joining Microsoft to lead a new advanced AI research team. The news was announced on X by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on 20 November 2023.
We remain committed to our partnership with OpenAI and have confidence in our product roadmap, our ability to continue to innovate with everything we announced at Microsoft Ignite, and in continuing to support our customers and partners. We look forward to getting to know Emmett Shear and OAI’s new leadership team and working with them. And we’re extremely excited to share the news that Sam Altman and Greg Brockman, together with colleagues, will be joining Microsoft to lead a new advanced AI research team. We look forward to moving quickly to provide them with the resources needed for their success.
However, recent news has emerged that Sam is still trying to return as OpenAI CEO. The sources claim that Sam is willing to return to OpenAI if the remaining board members who fired him step aside.
It will be interesting to see how things work out in the coming days as many OpenAI employees are threatening to quit asking for explanations from the board regarding Sam’s surprise sacking.
For now, let’s learn about Oliver Mulherin Wikipedia, age, parents, net worth, partner, bio, ethnicity, education, married, and other interesting facts.
Oliver Mulherin Wikipedia: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education
Oliver Mulherin also known as Ollie was born in 1993 in Melbourne, Australia. He is 30 years of age with Australian nationality and white ethnicity.
There is no information about Oliver’s parents and possible siblings. In the meantime, he is very close with his partner, Sam’s parents. Sam’s mother, Connie Gibstine is a dermatologist.
Oliver completed his high school education at John Monash Science School in 2013. Eventually, he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science at the University of Melbourne in 2016.
How Much Is Oliver Mulherin Net Worth?
As a Software Engineer, Oliver certainly bags a wonderful professional net worth. However, his actual earnings remain confined as of now.
Oliver served as a Software Engineer at Meta for 2 years and 4 months from August 2020 to November 2022. Prior to that, he was a Software Engineer at Broadwing for 11 months from October 2019 to August 2020.
As per his LinkedIn profile, Oliver worked as a Software Engineer at SPARK Neuro for 1 year and 2 months from April 2019 to May 2020. He was a Software Developer at the IOTA Foundation for 8 months from September 2017 to April 2018.
On top of that, Oliver previously served as a Co-Founder at PROPL for 1 year and 7 months from August 2015 to February 2017. He also held the position of Software Developer at Vital-Sim for 4 months from November 2014 to February 2015.
Are Oliver Mulherin and Sam Altman Married?
Openly gay Oliver has been dating his same-sex partner, Sam Altman. However, the pair is yet to exchange their wedding vows.
Oliver and Sam made an appearance together for the first time in late June 2023 when Sam brought Oliver to a White House dinner honoring the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi.
As per multiple reports, the pair reside in a home on Russian Hill in San Francisco during weekdays. Likewise, they retreat to a 25-year-old remodeled house on a private ranch in Napa, California on weekends.
Prior to dating Oliver, Sam dated Loopt co-founder Nick Sivo for nine years till 2012. Sam is a former CEO of OpenAI and a former president of Y Combinator. He has a whopping net worth of around $500 million.