Pierre Omidyar
#2505 Overall Influence

Pierre Omidyar

EBay founder, American entrepreneur and philanthropist

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Pierre Morad Omidyar is an American billionaire entrepreneur, software engineer and philanthropist. He is the founder of eBay where he served as chairman from 1998 to 2015. He became a billionaire at the age of 31 with eBay's 1998 initial public offering . Omidyar and his wife Pamela are philanthropists who founded Omidyar Network in 2004 in order to expand their efforts beyond non-profits to include for-profits and public policy.

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Tufts University
Tufts University

Private research university in Medford/Somerville, Massachusetts

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#274 World Rank #182 USA Rank
Business
#620 World Rank #330 USA Rank
Computer Science
#2787 World Rank #960 USA Rank
Economics