Brian Chesky
Brian Chesky
Real Name/Full Name Brian Joseph Chesky
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Brian Chesky
Birth Place: Niskayuna, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 29 August 1981
Age/How Old: 42 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms –74 Kg
In Pounds – 163 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel green
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Robert H Chesky
Mother –Deborah Chesky
Siblings: 1 (Allison Chesky)
School: Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Girlfriend: Elissa Patel
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Entrepreneur and Industrial Designer
Net Worth: $12 billion
Last Updated: July 2024

Brian Chesky is an American entrepreneur who has co-founded Airbnb, the hospitality exchange service. He has been quite a creative person, always associated with designs. Hence, he has also been an Industrial designer. From renting his room for the need of money to becoming the co-founder and CEO of the multi-billionaire company Airbnb, he has evolved significantly.

Well, how well do you know about Brian Chesky? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Brian Chesky’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Brian Chesky to date.

Biography and Early Life

Chesky was born to social activists Deborah Chesky and Robert H. Chesky on the 29th of August 1981 in Niskayuna, New York. After him, the couple was blessed with a daughter whom they named Allison Chesky. Ever since he was a kid, he showed an inclination towards varied forms of art and designing. He loved to redesign shoes and toys and imitate finished paintings. Besides, he later became interested in landscape architecture. He was also into Hockey and later into body-building.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Brian Chesky in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Brian Chesky’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 16th July 2024 having been born on 29 August 1981. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 163 lbs in Pound and 74kg in Kilograms.


From the beginning, Brian Chesky has been quite decent in academics. He has studied in the Rhode Island School of Design, and in 2004, he graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Industrial Design. Because of his immense interest and grip on the sport, he was appointed as captain of his college hockey team. During his schooling, Chesky met Joe Gebbia, who later became his business partner, co-founding Airbnb in the future.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Brian Chesky With Wife Elissa Patel
Brian Chesky With Wife Elissa Patel

Chesky is currently dating Elissa Patel, an artist. East Darjeeling, a Fashion accessories store in New York City, is founded by her. Like any other love story today, their tale began when they first met on Tinder. He has been quite reserved when it comes to his personal life. He is in a stable and long-term relationship with his lady love, Elissa. However, there is no news of the duo getting married and settling down as of now.

Is Brian Chesky Gay?

No, Brian Chesky is not gay. He is in a strong and steady relationship with a New York-based artist, Elissa Patel.

Professional Career

Brian worked as an industrial designer and strategist at 3DID, Inc. in Los Angeles after attending college. In 2007, he moved to San Francisco, where certain happenings eventually lead to the formation of his billionaire company, “Airbnb.”

He was sharing a room with Gebbia, who went on to become his business partner. They had no money and hence came up with the idea of renting their room. They provided airbeds and breakfast. This attracted only three customers on the first night. Later, they were joined by the third co-founder, Nathan Blecharczyk. They then earned funding from “Y Combinator.” This was a kickstart to their entrepreneurial journey.


The young man has made tremendous accomplishments over time. His streak of achievements started in the year 2015, which proved to be exceptionally fortunate for him. He was included on the Forbes list of America’s Richest Entrepreneurs Under 40, was recognized on TIME’s 100 Most Influential People for 2015, was named an Ambassador of Global Entrepreneurship by President Obama, all in the same year. In 2016, he was added as the youngest in the Forbes 400 list. In 2018, Business Times titled him as the Bay Area Executive of the Year.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Brain Chesky in 2024

Brian Chesky Net Worth
Brian Chesky Net Worth

As of 2024, his estimated net worth is around $12 billion. He is America’s Richest Entrepreneur under the age of 40, who is the CEO of Airbnb Inc. He is also listed among the richest men around the world by Forbes.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • In 2016, Chesky joined “The Giving Pledge,” an association formed by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates that intended to engage the wealth of a group of billionaires in serving humanity
  • In April 2017, he was featured in the podcast series by Reid Hoffman Masters of scale among various other booming business people, where he had given an insight into Airbnb’s approach to succeed.

Immensely creative and talented Brian Chesky left no stones unturned to emerge as one of the top entrepreneurs of the world at present. The process of the formation of Airbnb is evident that the founders are not only hardworking but also imaginative. Besides, Chesky is a gentleman who is known for his polite and benevolent personality. Because of this, he is looked up to by millions of people including his colleagues and the co-founders of Airbnb.

Brian is accessible on Twitter by the name cheeky” with more than 312.2 k followers. Additionally, he is also available on Instagram by the same username as that of Twitter with 45.2 k followers.


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