Christopher K.  Cox net worth and biography

Christopher Cox Biography and Net Worth

Insider of Meta Platforms

Chris Cox is Facebook’s chief product officer (CPO). He consults directly with Mark Zuckerberg on product development and also manages the company’s applications including Facebook, WhatsApp, Messenger, and Instagram.

He stepped down from the CPO position in 2019 as Facebook sought new leadership in a move toward an encrypted, integrated messaging network. However, he returned to the role in June 2020.

Cox joined Facebook in 2005 as one of its first 15 software engineers. He walked away from a graduate degree program at Stanford University to join the company. He proved instrumental in the design and initial development of key features such as the news feed. 

He later became the director of human resources, responsible for developing the company's HR and recruiting programs. In that role, he spearheaded the creation of Facebook’s mission and values. He became vice president of product in 2008, where he developed the company’s product management and design teams. He remained in that role until 2014 when he became CPO.

At 28 years old, Cox was recognized as one of Forbes’ “40 Under 40” and one of Fast Company's “Most Creative People in Business.” In 2015, Forbes dubbed him "The Most Important Executive In Silicon Valley That No One Is Talking About.”

Cox was born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in Winnetka, Illinois. He attended Stanford University, where he earned his bachelor's degree in symbolic systems with a concentration in artificial intelligence in 2003. 

He is married to film director Visra Vichit-Vadakan, and the couple has two children together.

What is Christopher K. Cox's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Christopher K. Cox is at least $8.04 million as of April 3rd, 2019. Mr. Cox owns 25,141 shares of Meta Platforms stock worth more than $8,038,332 as of December 6th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Cox may own. Additionally, Mr. Cox receives a salary of $4,080,000.00 as Insider at Meta Platforms. Learn More about Christopher K. Cox's net worth.

How old is Christopher K. Cox?

Mr. Cox is currently 40 years old. There are 7 older executives and no younger executives at Meta Platforms. The oldest executive at Meta Platforms is Mr. Atish Banerjea, Chief Information Officer, who is 57 years old. Learn More on Christopher K. Cox's age.

What is Christopher K. Cox's salary?

As the Insider of Meta Platforms, Inc., Mr. Cox earns $4,080,000.00 per year. There are 3 executives that earn more than Mr. Cox. The highest earning executive at Meta Platforms is Mr. Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Founder, Chairman & CEO, who commands a salary of $27,110,000.00 per year. Learn More on Christopher K. Cox's salary.

How do I contact Christopher K. Cox?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Cox and other Meta Platforms executives is 1601 WILLOW ROAD, MENLO PARK CA, 94025. Meta Platforms can also be reached via phone at (650) 543-4800 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Christopher K. Cox's contact information.

Has Christopher K. Cox been buying or selling shares of Meta Platforms?

Christopher K. Cox has not been actively trading shares of Meta Platforms in the last ninety days. Most recently, Christopher K. Cox sold 58,300 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, April 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $175.02, for a transaction totalling $10,203,666.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 25,141 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,400,177.82. Learn More on Christopher K. Cox's trading history.

Who are Meta Platforms' active insiders?

Meta Platforms' insider roster includes Jas Athwal (Insider), Andrew Bosworth (CTO), Nicholas Clegg (Insider), Christopher Cox (Insider), David Fischer (CRO), David Fischer (CRO), Jan Koum (Director), Marne Levine (Insider), Susan Li (CFO), Jennifer Newstead (VP), Javier Olivan (COO), Sheryl Sandberg (COO & Director ), Sheryl Sandberg (COO), Michael Schroepfer (CTO), Colin Stretch (VP and General Counsel), Susan Taylor (CAO), David Wehner (CFO), David Wehner (CFO), Mark Zuckerberg (CEO), Mark Zuckerberg (CEO), and Mark Zuckerberg (CEO). Learn More on Meta Platforms' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Meta Platforms?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the social networking company sold shares 81 times. They sold a total of 526,071 shares worth more than $157,984,852.29. The most recent insider tranaction occured on December, 1st when CEO Mark Zuckerberg sold 28,009 shares worth more than $9,060,071.23. Insiders at Meta Platforms own 14.0% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Meta Platforms.

Information on this page was last updated on 12/1/2023.

Christopher K. Cox Insider Trading History at Meta Platforms

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
4/3/2019Sell58,300$175.02$10,203,666.0025,141View SEC Filing Icon  
4/1/2019Sell5,300$167.91$889,923.0083,441View SEC Filing Icon  
3/11/2019Sell5,300$173.11$917,483.0092,794View SEC Filing Icon  
2/19/2019Sell5,300$160.35$849,855.0085,331View SEC Filing Icon  
1/30/2019Sell5,300$150.00$795,000.0058,484View SEC Filing Icon  
1/15/2019Sell15,900$150.07$2,386,113.00279,684View SEC Filing Icon  
11/5/2018Sell3,300$150.09$495,297.00115,837View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2018Sell5,300$153.44$813,232.00120,737View SEC Filing Icon  
9/24/2018Sell5,300$164.35$871,055.00129,437View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2018Sell5,300$171.28$907,784.00134,737View SEC Filing Icon  
8/13/2018Sell10,600$180.98$1,918,388.0099,573View SEC Filing Icon  
7/23/2018Sell10,600$210.66$2,232,996.00115,882View SEC Filing Icon  
7/2/2018Sell10,600$194.13$2,057,778.00123,482View SEC Filing Icon  
5/22/2018Sell10,600$184.83$1,959,198.00137,482View SEC Filing Icon  
12/21/2017Sell16,000$178.10$2,849,600.0016,010View SEC Filing Icon  
12/7/2017Sell16,000$176.85$2,829,600.0048,407View SEC Filing Icon  
11/21/2017Sell16,000$179.63$2,874,080.0056,622View SEC Filing Icon  
11/7/2017Sell16,000$180.27$2,884,320.0049,816View SEC Filing Icon  
10/23/2017Sell16,000$175.20$2,803,200.00172,871View SEC Filing Icon  
10/9/2017Sell16,000$172.89$2,766,240.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/21/2017Sell16,000$170.71$2,731,360.00178,802View SEC Filing Icon  
9/7/2017Sell16,000$171.13$2,738,080.00194,666View SEC Filing Icon  
8/21/2017Sell16,000$167.02$2,672,320.00219,332View SEC Filing Icon  
8/7/2017Sell16,000$169.95$2,719,200.00180,871View SEC Filing Icon  
7/21/2017Sell16,000$164.28$2,628,480.00196,871View SEC Filing Icon  
7/7/2017Sell16,000$149.93$2,398,880.00184,965View SEC Filing Icon  
6/21/2017Sell16,000$152.35$2,437,600.00194,765View SEC Filing Icon  
6/7/2017Sell16,000$153.08$2,449,280.00206,428View SEC Filing Icon  
5/22/2017Sell16,000$148.03$2,368,480.00221,328View SEC Filing Icon  
5/8/2017Sell16,000$150.05$2,400,800.00165,431View SEC Filing Icon  
4/21/2017Sell16,000$143.95$2,303,200.00181,431View SEC Filing Icon  
4/7/2017Sell16,000$141.20$2,259,200.00163,325View SEC Filing Icon  
3/21/2017Sell16,000$141.70$2,267,200.00181,125View SEC Filing Icon  
2/7/2017Sell16,000$132.49$2,119,840.00153,938View SEC Filing Icon  
1/20/2017Sell16,000$128.16$2,050,560.00169,938View SEC Filing Icon  
1/6/2017Sell16,000$121.03$1,936,480.00368,038View SEC Filing Icon  
12/27/2016Sell15,600$117.11$1,826,916.00376,738View SEC Filing Icon  
12/15/2016Sell5,934$120.55$715,343.70398,272View SEC Filing Icon  
12/12/2016Sell15,600$118.54$1,849,224.00386,901View SEC Filing Icon  
11/28/2016Sell15,600$120.36$1,877,616.00404,001View SEC Filing Icon  
11/15/2016Sell71,944$117.06$8,421,764.64379,068View SEC Filing Icon  
11/14/2016Sell15,600$115.83$1,806,948.00379,068View SEC Filing Icon  
10/31/2016Sell15,600$131.50$2,051,400.00382,968View SEC Filing Icon  
10/17/2016Sell52,817$127.86$6,753,181.62390,533View SEC Filing Icon  
9/26/2016Sell15,600$127.18$1,984,008.00379,162View SEC Filing Icon  
9/15/2016Sell5,934$128.51$762,578.34400,696View SEC Filing Icon  
9/12/2016Sell15,600$125.98$1,965,288.00389,325View SEC Filing Icon  
8/29/2016Sell15,600$125.56$1,958,736.00406,825View SEC Filing Icon  
8/15/2016Sell71,945$124.12$8,929,813.40395,863View SEC Filing Icon  
7/25/2016Sell15,600$121.08$1,888,848.00388,392View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2016Sell37,217$117.18$4,361,088.06377,357View SEC Filing Icon  
7/11/2016Sell15,600$117.71$1,836,276.00365,986View SEC Filing Icon  
6/27/2016Sell15,600$109.68$1,711,008.00391,186View SEC Filing Icon  
6/15/2016Sell5,934$114.84$681,460.56403,120View SEC Filing Icon  
6/13/2016Sell15,600$115.00$1,794,000.00391,749View SEC Filing Icon  
5/31/2016Sell15,600$119.00$1,856,400.00412,851View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2016Sell71,944$118.15$8,500,183.60398,287View SEC Filing Icon  
4/25/2016Sell15,600$109.65$1,710,540.00389,316View SEC Filing Icon  
4/18/2016Sell37,217$109.88$4,089,403.96428,362View SEC Filing Icon  
4/11/2016Sell15,600$109.65$1,710,540.00371,744View SEC Filing Icon  
3/28/2016Sell15,600$113.75$1,774,500.00387,210View SEC Filing Icon  
3/15/2016Sell5,934$109.83$651,731.22405,544View SEC Filing Icon  
3/14/2016Sell15,600$109.76$1,712,256.00402,873View SEC Filing Icon  
2/29/2016Sell15,600$107.89$1,683,084.00418,690View SEC Filing Icon  
2/16/2016Sell66,715$101.78$6,790,252.70425,373View SEC Filing Icon  
1/25/2016Sell15,600$98.35$1,534,260.00394,132View SEC Filing Icon  
1/15/2016Sell35,826$95.01$3,403,828.26409,732View SEC Filing Icon  
12/21/2015Sell15,500$104.89$1,625,795.00374,235View SEC Filing Icon  
12/15/2015Sell5,934$105.23$624,434.82389,735View SEC Filing Icon  
12/7/2015Sell15,500$106.48$1,650,440.00384,298View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2015Sell66,615$102.31$6,815,380.65399,798View SEC Filing Icon  
11/2/2015Sell15,500$102.53$1,589,215.00593,457View SEC Filing Icon  
10/19/2015Sell5,778$97.20$561,621.60608,957View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2015Sell37,217$95.80$3,565,388.60614,735View SEC Filing Icon  
10/5/2015Sell15,500$92.98$1,441,190.00580,629View SEC Filing Icon  
9/21/2015Sell15,500$94.60$1,466,300.00596,129View SEC Filing Icon  
9/15/2015Sell5,934$92.24$547,352.16611,629View SEC Filing Icon  
9/8/2015Sell15,500$89.70$1,390,350.00606,192View SEC Filing Icon  
8/17/2015Sell59,998$93.84$5,630,212.32View SEC Filing Icon  
7/20/2015Sell15,500$95.80$1,484,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2015Sell37,218$90.39$3,364,135.02View SEC Filing Icon  
7/6/2015Sell15,500$86.49$1,340,595.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/15/2015Sell21,434$80.52$1,725,865.68View SEC Filing Icon  
6/1/2015Sell15,500$79.29$1,228,995.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/18/2015Sell64,969$80.61$5,237,151.09View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2015Sell15,500$79.21$1,227,755.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/20/2015Sell15,500$81.50$1,263,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/15/2015Sell37,217$82.73$3,078,962.41View SEC Filing Icon  
4/6/2015Sell15,500$80.85$1,253,175.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/16/2015Sell21,434$77.87$1,669,065.58View SEC Filing Icon  
3/2/2015Sell15,500$79.00$1,224,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/23/2015Sell15,500$80.00$1,240,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/17/2015Sell66,615$75.91$5,056,744.65View SEC Filing Icon  
1/15/2015Sell35,353$74.99$2,651,121.47View SEC Filing Icon  
12/8/2014Sell5,437$76.01$413,266.37View SEC Filing Icon  
12/1/2014Sell5,934$75.58$448,491.72View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2014Sell45,181$74.45$3,363,725.45View SEC Filing Icon  
11/10/2014Sell5,437$75.35$409,677.95View SEC Filing Icon  
11/3/2014Sell5,934$74.58$442,557.72View SEC Filing Icon  
10/6/2014Sell5,437$77.17$419,573.29View SEC Filing Icon  
10/1/2014Sell5,934$77.12$457,630.08View SEC Filing Icon  
9/8/2014Sell5,437$77.27$420,116.99View SEC Filing Icon  
9/2/2014Sell5,934$75.73$449,381.82View SEC Filing Icon  
8/25/2014Sell41,404$74.98$3,104,471.92View SEC Filing Icon  
8/4/2014Sell11,371$72.39$823,146.69View SEC Filing Icon  
7/21/2014Sell42,521$68.84$2,927,145.64View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2014Sell36,182$66.94$2,422,023.08View SEC Filing Icon  
7/7/2014Sell5,437$66.28$360,364.36View SEC Filing Icon  
7/1/2014Sell5,934$67.77$402,147.18View SEC Filing Icon  
6/23/2014Sell4,483$64.30$288,256.90View SEC Filing Icon  
6/16/2014Sell14,267$64.11$914,657.37View SEC Filing Icon  
6/2/2014Sell5,936$63.22$375,273.92View SEC Filing Icon  
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Meta Platforms, Inc. engages in the development of products that enable people to connect and share with friends and family through mobile devices, personal computers, virtual reality headsets, and wearables worldwide. It operates in two segments, Family of Apps and Reality Labs. The Family of Apps segment offers Facebook, which enables people to share, discuss, discover, and connect with interests; Instagram, a community for sharing photos, videos, and private messages, as well as feed, stories, reels, video, live, and shops; Messenger, a messaging application for people to connect with friends, family, communities, and businesses across platforms and devices through text, audio, and video calls; and WhatsApp, a messaging application that is used by people and businesses to communicate and transact privately. The Reality Labs segment provides augmented and virtual reality related products comprising consumer hardware, software, and content that help people feel connected, anytime, and anywhere. The company was formerly known as Facebook, Inc. and changed its name to Meta Platforms, Inc. in October 2021. Meta Platforms, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $319.73
Low: $317.67
High: $322.25

50 Day Range

MA: $318.88
Low: $288.35
High: $341.49

2 Week Range

Now: $319.73
Low: $112.46
High: $342.92


4,773,442 shs

Average Volume

24,699,531 shs

Market Capitalization

$821.66 billion

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