PAYPAL MAFIA: THE MILLENNIUM'S MOST INFLUENTIAL TECHIES?
PCQuest|October 2020
IBM, Microsoft and Apple were all launched in the last century. When you look at companies launched in the new millennium, then the influence of the so-called Paypal Mafia (who even have a Wikipedia page named after them) cannot be denied
Sunil Rajguru

Paypal was launched as Confinity in 1998. It was merged with X.com in 2000. It was renamed Paypal in 2001. In 2002, it came out with an IPO and was acquired by eBay. The events of 2002 made half a dozen Paypal billionaires and many millionaires. They went on to be probably the most influential group in Silicon Valley in the new millennium. A look at what those founders and employees achieved…

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