Vanessa Pappas is the current CEO and Head of TikTok, and everyone is curious about how old the Australian social media mogul is and how she developed her career.
Who is Vanessa Pappas?
Vanessa oversees content, operations, marketing, and product teams for the video platform. She worked as General Manager of TikTok in the US before being appointed as Interim Head. Prior to this, she worked as Global Head of Creative Insights and Global Head of Audience Development for YouTube.
Her career background is in strategy and development, online media, and commercial production. She has two Masters degrees in Media from the New School and University of Queensland.
Vanessa Pappas: Age and children
Vanessa Pappas is 43 years old. She was born on the 31st of October 1978 in Queensland, Australia and has recently replaced Kevin Mayer as the CEO of TikTok.
She lives in LA with her two children (a son and a daughter) and is married. However, more details of her personal life have not been disclosed.
What is her net worth?
Vanessa Pappas supposedly has a networth of $3 million.
Before taking on the role of CEO, her salary would have been between 110-150k but her new role comes with a large salary increase. Marie Claire describes Pappas as “TikTok’s secret weapon”.
Pappas told the magazine, “I think about TikTok as being this home for emerging creators that really celebrates diversity and creativity”.