PIERRE AND PAM OMID­YAR

Forbes Middle East - - THOUGHT LEADERS -

Net worth: $12.7 B Na­tion­al­ity: Amer­i­can Year of sign­ing: 2010 Source of wealth: eBay, Pay­Pal

Pierre Omid­yar founded on­line auc­tion firm eBay in 1995 and now serves on the com­pany's board.

“The or­ga­ni­za­tions we've cre­ated and the time and en­ergy we spend on var­i­ous causes is rooted in our be­lief that peo­ple are in­her­ently ca­pa­ble but fre­quently lack op­por­tu­nity.”

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