Sean Parker

Founder at The Parker Foundation

Sean Parker

Sean Parker

Founder at The Parker Foundation

Overview
Career Highlights

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Facebook, Inc.
The Founders Fund Management LLC

RelSci Relationships

1827

Primary Location

San Francisco, CA, United States

Number of Boards

18

Birthday

1979 - Herndon, VA, United States

Age

41

Number of Awards

19

Estimated Net Worth

$2.6B

Relationships
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Executive Director at The Parker Foundation

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Advisor at Asana, Inc.

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Co-Founder at The Parker Foundation

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Co-Founder at Airtime Media LLC

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Co-Founder at Airtime Media LLC

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Founder at The Thiel Foundation

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Investor at Start Fund LLC

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Co-Founder & Executive Chairman at MAD Apparel, Inc.

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Advisor at Hike Ltd.

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Founder, Chief Executive Officer at Brigade Group, Inc.

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The Parker Foundation was established through a $600 million gift by Sean Parker. The foundation builds upon Sean’s historical philanthropic support and capitalizes on his pioneering work in the fields of technology, media, company building, and public policy. Based in San Francisco, the foundation intends to aggressively pursue large-scale systemic change in three focus areas: Life Sciences, Global Public Health, and Civic Engagement.

Education
Attendee
Class of 1998
Memberships
Founder
Current

FWD.us is an organization started by key leaders in the tech community to promote policies to keep the United States and its citizens competitive in a global economy—including comprehensive immigration reform and education reform.

Career History
Founder
2015 - Current

The Parker Foundation was established through a $600 million gift by Sean Parker. The foundation builds upon Sean’s historical philanthropic support and capitalizes on his pioneering work in the fields of technology, media, company building, and public policy. Based in San Francisco, the foundation intends to aggressively pursue large-scale systemic change in three focus areas: Life Sciences, Global Public Health, and Civic Engagement.

Co-Founder
2011 - Current

TheAudience, Inc. publishes social and digital contents. It offers social consulting, social publishing, and influencer activation. The company was founded by Oliver Luckett, Sean N. Parker, and Ariel Z. Emanuel in 2011 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Co-Founder
2010 - Current

Airtime is a live video website with real-time sharing and communication, where users post videos and respond to them in real-time. Similar in concept to the random video chat service Chatroulette, the website also incorporates a social network to enable users to connect with one another. It launched to the public on June 5, 2012. Similar social discovery services are Tagged.com and Badoo.com.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$4.5M
2015

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), is a center of health sciences research, patient care, and education; located in San Francisco, California. UCSF is widely regarded as one of the world's leading universities in health sciences. Though one of the 10 campuses of the University of California, it is unique for being the only University of California campus dedicated solely to graduate education, and in health and biomedical sciences. Some of UCSF's treatment centers include kidney transplants and liver transplantation, radiology, neurosurgery, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, gene therapy, women's health, fetal surgery, pediatrics, and internal medicine.

$600M
2015

The Parker Foundation was established through a $600 million gift by Sean Parker. The foundation builds upon Sean’s historical philanthropic support and capitalizes on his pioneering work in the fields of technology, media, company building, and public policy. Based in San Francisco, the foundation intends to aggressively pursue large-scale systemic change in three focus areas: Life Sciences, Global Public Health, and Civic Engagement.

$1M
2013

Cancer Research Institute is a private company headquartered in New York, NY, also operating in the United States. The firm provides cancer immunotherapy services.

Political Donations
$6,800
2014

Senator at Office of the Senator from California, Kamala Harris

$27.2K
2014

Former Governor of California

$500K
2013

Former Governor at Virginia Office of the Governor, Terry McAuliffe

Transactions
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Brigade Group, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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The Founders Fund III LP raised money in a private placement transaction

Investments
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RevUp Software, Inc. is a SAAS based software solutions company focusing on empowering organizations and employee productivity and efficiency by automating the key business processes used in today's diverse IT ecosystems. The company was founded in 2013 by Aaron Redalen and Steve Spinner and is headquartered in Redwood City, CA.

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Thrive Global Holdings, Inc. engages in the provision of behavior change technology, content, and people experience programs to employees and consumers to improve well-being and performance. It offers companies and individuals sustainable; science-based solutions to enhance both mental and physical well-being; and performance, purpose, and relationship with technology. The company was founded by Arianna Huffington in 2016 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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3T Biosciences, Inc. operates as immunotherapy company. The company was founded by Luke J. Lee, Marvin Gee and Leah Sibener and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

Advisors
Advisor

Co-Founder at Iconiq Capital LLC

Publicist

Chair, North America, Business + Social Purpose & Executive Vice President & Group Head of Business + Social Purpose at Edelman, Inc.

Awards & Honors
Rank #302
2018
Forbes Magazine - 400 Richest People in America
Rank #782
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #722
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Events
Speaker
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, United States
D10: All Things Digital Conference

D: All Things Digital celebrated a decade of D at the beautiful Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. The following speakers joined us at D10: Tony Bates | President, Skype Division, Microsoft Michael Bloomberg | Mayor, New York City Dr. Ed Catmull | President, Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios Tim Cook | CEO, Apple Daniel Ek | Co-founder and CEO, Spotify Larry Ellison | Founder and CEO, Oracle Ari Emanuel | Co-CEO, William Morris Endeavor Agency John Hennessy | President, Stanford University Reid Hoffman | Chairman, LinkedIn Salman Khan | Founder & Executive Director, Khan Academy Jon Leibowitz | Chairman, Federal Trade Commission Mary Meeker | Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Nathan Myhrvold | Founder and CEO, Intellectual Ventures Sean Parker | Entrepreneur Sundar Pichai | SVP, Chrome & Apps, Google Mark Pincus | Founder and CEO, Zynga Aaron Sorkin | Screenwriter Jeff Weiner | CEO, LinkedIn Susan Wojcicki | SVP, Advertising, Google

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