Peter Thiel
#1453 Overall Influence

Peter Thiel

American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and hedge fund manager


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Peter Andreas Thiel is a German-American billionaire entrepreneur and venture capitalist. A co-founder of PayPal, Palantir Technologies, Founders Fund, he was the first investor in Facebook.

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Stanford University
Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#63 World Rank
#303 World Rank
Computer Science