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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 :// /wiki/ Peter_Thiel. Why do we care? What is their Business?.

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Who is your person
Who is your person?

  • Peter was one of Paypal’s co-founders. He is an American entrepreneur, venture, capitalist and hedge fund manager.


Why do we care what is their business
Why do we care? What is their Business?

  • Peter Thiel was Paypal cofounder, and one of the six outside directors on Facebook’s eight member board . Thiel was apart of many websites, and was getting rich fast.


W here was peter thiel born
Where was Peter Thiel Born?

  • Peter Thiel was born October 11,1967 in Frankfurt, Germany.


Where did peter go t o school university
Where Did Peter Go To School / University?

Peter Thiel went to Stanford University (B.C.) and Stanford Law School.

What was thiel s first c omputer r elated b usiness
What Was Thiel’s First Computer Related Business?

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.

Peter thiel s partner s
Peter Thiel’s Partners

  • Before launching Founders Fund his PayPal partners were Ken Howery and Luke Nosek. Peter was an active venture capitalist that funded companies like facebook.


Interesting info about peter thiel
Interesting info about Peter Thiel

  • Peter is a math genius, who had developed his keen competitiveness and intellectual skills from playing chess, he was a level chess player in his country Germany.


How much was peter thiel worth
How much was Peter Thiel worth?

  • Peter Thiel is worth around $2billion because of all the wise investments in companies he made.


What awards has peter thiel won
What awards has Peter Thiel won?

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.


  • On living: “Your mind is software. Program it. Your body is a shell. Change it. Death is a disease. Cure it. Extinction is approaching. Fight it!”

  • On libertarianism: “ I no longer believe that freedom and democracy are compatible.”