A media shy financial advisor in Silicon Valley, Divesh Makan of Iconiq Capital, stands to bring in a potentially historic haul of new assets under management when Facebook launches its long-anticipated IPO, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Back in 2006, Makan introduced himself to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his early team, years before the startup would go on to revolutionize the world of social networking, the Journal reports. Makan not only took on Zuckerberg as a client but also Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, according to the story.

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