Christopher Poole

American Internet entrepreneur, founder of 4chan

Christopher Poole (born c. 1988), known online as moot, is an American Internet entrepreneur. He was born in New York City. He is best known for founding the anonymous English-language imageboard 4chan in October 2003. He served as the site's head administrator for more than 11 years before stepping down in January 2015. In 2016, he began working for Google.[1] As of 2018, he works in the company's Google Maps division, based in Tokyo.

Poole in 2012


  1. "4chan founder 'moot' joins Google. But why?". BBC. March 9, 2020. Retrieved October 10, 2020.

Other websitesEdit