Imprint Richard Shuttleworth was brought into the world on 18 September 1973 in Welkom, South Africa. His dad Richard Dalton Shuttleworth was a specialist and his mom, Ronelle Shuttleworth, a nursery-teacher.

He went to Western Province Preparatory School and turned into the Head Boy in 1986. At that point, he continued to the Rondebosch Boys’ High School at that point, Diocesan College where he likewise turned into the head kid in 1991.

Hence, he acquired a Bachelor of Business Science certificate in Finance and Information Systems at the University of Cape Town in 1996. As an understudy, he got engaged with the establishment of the primary private web at the University. Likewise, he contemplated Practical Ballistics at the Gagarin School, Star City, Russia in 2001 to 2002.

In 1995, as an understudy, Mark established Thawte Consulting, a web security organization that represents considerable authority in advanced authentications and web security. Thawte turned into an innovator in Internet security for electronic trade. Notwithstanding, in 1999, Mark offered the organization to VeriSign, a U.S based organization and acquired about $575 million.

Next, in 2000, he set up the HBD Venture Capital (Here De Dragons), a business hatchery and funding supplier. During the 1990s, Shuttleworth partook as one of the designers of the Debian working framework. In 2004, he got back to the free programming world by subsidizing the improvement of Ubuntu, a free and open-source Linux circulation dependent on Debian, through his organization Canonical Ltd.

Standard Limited was established by Mark in 2004. He turned into the CEO until he ventured down in 2010 for Jane Silber to dominate. In the long run, he took over again from Silber in 2017, and has kept up the situation till date.

Sanctioned is a PC programming organization made for advancement, and market business backing of free programming anticipates for Ubuntu working framework and related activities. It creates a benefit from 800 paying clients that incorporates Netflix, Tesla and Deutsche Telekom.

Likewise, in October 2004, Canonical powered the cutting edge world and made a working framework Ubuntu, which can interface nearly everything to the web. Accepted utilizes staff in excess of 30 nations and keeps up workplaces in London, Austin, Boston, Shanghai, Beijing, Taipei and the Isle of Man.