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Friday, August 20, 2010 at 10:30PM
Kofi Carter in Elon Musk, Facebook, Influential, Legends, Max Levchin, PayPal, Peter Thiel, The Founders Fund

image credit: TechCrunch50-2008/FlickrPeter Thiel was born in 1967 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Thiel co-founded PayPal along with Elon Musk, and Max Levchin and was its CEO. He was an early investor in Facebook making an angel investment of $500,000 in Facebook for %10.2 of the company in 2004. He is currently a managing partner in the Founders Fund.

 

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