Anne E. Wojcicki (// woh-JIT-skee; born July 28, 1973) is an American biotech analyst, biologist, and businesswoman. As a businesswoman, she is the co-founder of 23andMe.
Life and career
Wojcicki is the daughter of Esther Wojcicki, an educator, and Stanley Wojcicki, a physics professor emeritus at Stanford University, and sister of Susan Wojcicki, an executive at Google. Her mother is Jewish and her father is a Polish American. She graduated from Yale University with a B.S. in biology in 1996.
After graduating, Wojcicki worked 10 years overseeing healthcare investments, focusing on biotechnology companies. In 2006, she left the investing world to co-found 23andMe with Linda Avey.
Wojcicki married Google co-founder Sergey Brin in May 2007. They have a son, Benji, born in December 2008, and a daughter born in late 2011.