12 Things You Didn’t Know About South African Millionaire Mark Shuttleworth

Written by Peter Pedroncelli

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Online incription made Shuttleworth some serious money – Image: dootrix

Thawte was a first outside the US

Having created Thawte when he was only 22 from his garage in Cape Town, the firm went on to produce the first-ever full-security encrypted e-commerce web server that was commercially available outside of the United States, before he sold the company.