Patrick Collison

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(computer scientist, businessman)
Born1988-09-09
Limerick, County Limerick, Ireland
NationalityIrish
Alma materCastletroy College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Irish "self-made billionaire" who attended the 2017 Bilderberg

Patrick Collison is a billionaire businessman.

Career

In 2010, Patrick co-founded Stripe, which received backing from Peter Thiel, Elon Musk and Sequoia Capital.[1]

In November 2016, the Collison brothers became the world's youngest "self-made billionaires", worth at least $1.1 billion, after an investment in Stripe from CapitalG and General Catalyst Partners valued the company at $9.2 billion.[2]


 

Event Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)Description
Bilderberg/20171 June 20174 June 2017US
Virginia
Chantilly
The 65th Bilderberg Meeting


References

  1. "Stealth Payment Startup Stripe Backed By PayPal Founders". Retrieved 8 February 2017.Page Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css must have content model "Sanitized CSS" for TemplateStyles (current model is "CSS").
  2. Mac, Ryan. "Stripe Investment Makes Cofounder The World's Youngest Self-Made Billionaire". Forbes. Retrieved 2 August 2017.Page Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css must have content model "Sanitized CSS" for TemplateStyles (current model is "CSS").


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