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Evan Spiegel

CEO, Snap Inc.

Evan Spiegel is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Snap Inc. Snap Inc. is a camera company that empowers people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world and have fun together. Evan and Snap Inc. co-founder Bobby Murphy created Snapchat while at Stanford University. Today Snap Inc. is a publicly traded company with over 300 million daily active users around the world.

In 2017, Evan formed the Spiegel Family Fund, which is committed to philanthropy in California and beyond. Through dedication to the arts, education, housing, and human rights, the Fund supports multiple organizations that contribute to human progress.

Evan serves on the boards of KKR & Co.Inc. and the Berggruen Institute. He is also a member of the Business Roundtable and the Business Council. Evan graduated from Stanford University with a B.S. in Engineering, Product Design. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Miranda, and their three children, Flynn, Hart, and Myles.

Thoughtful Leaders. Decision Makers. Activists and Experts.

The Sedona Forum is the McCain Institute’s annual, high-level gathering of national and international leaders held each spring at the Enchantment Resort in the red rock country of Sedona, Arizona. Starting from the assumption of character-driven leadership and core democratic values, The Sedona Forum convenes thought-leaders, decision makers, activists and diverse experts to discuss approaches and solutions to real-world problems.