The tenth annual
Edmund Burke Award
for Service to Culture and Society
April 27, 2023 | 6:30 PM
The Metropolitan Club, New York
Mr. Thiel delivered remarks on
“The diversity myth”
Please consider joining us for our next gala in spring 2024. Details forthcoming.
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Peter Thiel is a technology entrepreneur and investor. He co-founded PayPal and Palantir, made the first outside investment in Facebook, and has funded companies like LinkedIn and Yelp. Peter also started the Thiel Foundation, which works to advance technological progress and long-term thinking. In 2010, he founded the Thiel Fellowship, which annually provides twenty people under 23 $100,000 to leave college and devote themselves to the betterment of society and personal fulfilment.