He obtained Bachelor of Arts in Economics at the Stanford University in 1998.
He was Chief finance officer and co-founder of Paypal along with Peter Thiel, Luke Nosek, Elon Musk and Max Levchin in 1998. He was Director of Corporate Development at eBay after it acquired Paypal in 2002.
He also served as Vice President at the Clarium Capital Management, an investment management firm in 2004 rejoining Peter Thiel.
He is Chairman and co-founder of Popexpert Inc, a platform that provides a learning marketplace for lifelong learning.
He has lectured on entrepreneurship at Harvard Business School and Stanford University. He helped students at University of California, Berkeley and UT Austin's McCombs School of Business to develop business models. He was selected to keynote the Harvard Business School Entrepreneurship Conference.
Venture Capital Journal named him as one of the Top 10 venture capitalists (VCs) under 36 in 2010. He was also Top 10 Venture Capitalist by Worth Magazine in 2013 and a member of the Forbes Midas List of top venture capital investors in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Documentaries, videos and podcasts
- PayPalPayPal is an american worldwide online payments system founded by Elon Musk, Peter Thiel, Max Levchin, Ken Howery, Luke Nosek and Yu Pan.
- Founders FundThe Founders Fund is a venture capital firm headquartered in San Francisco, California, investing in technology companies that was founded in 2005 by Peter Thiel, Ken Howry, and Luke Nosek.