10 Big Winners From The Facebook IPO

Peter Thiel

The co-founder of PayPal and president of global hedge fund Clarium Capital holds a 3 percent share of Facebook valued at an estimated $1.5 billion, according to Learnvest. That’s more money for the self-described libertarian to throw to political causes. Among those candidates he has supported: Presidential candidate Ron Paul and Meg Whitman, the HP CEO and former eBay CEO who made an unsuccessful run for Governor of California.

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