Peter Thiel 1. Who is your person?. Peter was one of Paypal’s co-founders. He is an American entrepreneur, venture, capitalist and hedge fund manager. http :// en.wikipedia.org /wiki/ Peter_Thiel. Why do we care? What is their Business?.
Peter Thiel went to Stanford University (B.C.) and Stanford Law School.
Peters first business the Thiel Fellowship was intended for students under the age of 20 and offers them $100,000 over two years to drop out of school and pursue other work.
In 2006, Thiel won the Herman Lay Award for Entrepreneurship.
In 2007, he was honored as a young Global leader.
In 2009, Thiel was awarded with an honorary degree
In 2012, Student’s For Liberty organization dedicated to libertarian ideals on college campuses.