United Kingdom  

Tom Steyer

American billionaire, philanthropist and former hedge fund manager

Tom Steyer    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Tom Steyer: American billionaire, philanthropist and former hedge fund manager
Thomas Fahr Steyer is an American hedge fund manager, philanthropist, environmentalist, liberal activist, and fundraiser. Steyer is the founder and former co-senior-managing-partner of Farallon Capital and the co-founder of Onecalifornia Bank, which became Beneficial State Bank, an Oakland-based community development bank. Farallon Capital manages $20 billion in capital for institutions and high-net-worth individuals. The firm's institutional investors include college endowments and foundations. Steyer served on the board of trustees at Stanford University from 2007 to 2017. Since 1986, he has been a partner and member of the executive committee at Hellman & Friedman, a San Francisco–based private equity firm.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

You Might Like


California forms task force to jump-start economy as coronavirus deaths surge

California Governor Gavin Newsom tapped business and political leaders including Arnold Schwarzenegger and billionaire Tom Steyer to help jump-start an economy ravaged by the new coronavirus as the..
Reuters - Published

Environmentalist Tom Steyer ends 2020 Democratic presidential bid

Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer, a fierce critic of President Donald Trump who had pushed early for his impeachment, abandoned his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on..
Reuters - Published Also reported by •BBC News

Businessman Steyer pumps $64.7 million of own funds into U.S. presidential bid in January

Businessman Tom Steyer poured $64.7 million of his own wealth in January into his bid to win the Democratic presidential nomination, for a total spend of $267 million, a campaign finance disclosure..
Reuters - Published

After massive spending blitz, Democrat Steyer looking for Iowa boost

Democratic presidential contender Tom Steyer on Monday said he expected to leave Iowa's first-in-the-nation caucuses "with momentum" that carries him later this month to Nevada and South Carolina,..
Reuters - Published

Black Democratic group co-chair endorses Steyer in South Carolina

The co-chair of South Carolina's caucus for African-American women endorsed billionaire U.S. presidential candidate Tom Steyer on Sunday, helpful backing in the first state to vote in which most..
Reuters - Published

Billionaires bombard U.S. presidential campaign with hundreds of millions in cash

Two billionaire Democratic presidential hopefuls, Michael Bloomberg and Tom Steyer, collectively spent about $389 million last year on their campaigns, more than the rest of the remaining Democratic..
Reuters - Published

Tom Steyer: What is the symbol he draws on his hand?

Tom Steyer's scribbles have historic significance - and a murkier modern-day meaning.
BBC News - Published

U.S. billionaire Steyer, fierce Trump foe, enters Democratic White House race

Billionaire Tom Steyer, who has pushed Democrats to impeach President Donald Trump and previously flirted with running for the White House, said on Tuesday he will now seek the Democratic nomination.
Reuters - Published

U.S. billionaire Steyer enters 2020 Democratic presidential race

Billionaire Tom Steyer, who has pushed Democrats to impeach President Donald Trump and previously flirted with running for the White House, said on Tuesday he will now seek the Democratic nomination.
Reuters - Published