The Ivy League Dropout Who Just Sold His Firm to Adobe for $20 Billion

4 years in the past, Dylan Discipline was dwelling in a one-bedroom condominium in San Francisco’s gritty Mission District, the place he would cease for a $1 cup of espresso on his strategy to work.

The school dropout was nameless – and shy – sufficient that at freewheeling networking occasions held by town’s omnipresent venture-capital companies, Mr. Discipline would usually stand alone, awkwardly nursing a drink.