Pierre Omidyar Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Pierre Omidyar (Parviz Morad Omidyar)

Last Updated: 28 Mar, 2024 | Views: 160

Age: 56

Profession: Business Men

Other Profession(s): Philanthropist, Entrepreneur, Software Engineer

Famous For: Founder of Ebay

Higher Education: Tufts University (BS)

Net Worth: $8.4 Billion

Pierre Omidyar Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
21 Jun, 1967 (56 Years 11 Months 1 Day)

Birth Country

Birth State/Province

Birth Sign


American, Iranian

Pierre Omidyar Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Pierre Omidyar is a French-born American businessman and philanthropist. Pierre Omidyar was born on 21st June 1967, in Paris, France. Omidyar grew up in a diplomatic family and developed an interest in technology and computers at a young age. He later gushed to the United States and became an accepted U.S. citizen.
Pierre Omidyar Career:
Pierre Omidyar Founder of eBay:
• Pierre Omidyar is best known for founding eBay, one of the world's largest online marketplaces.
• Pierre Omidyar's vision for eBay was to create a platform that enables individuals to buy and sell a big range of products in an open and transparent marketplace.
Pierre Omidyar Entrepreneurship and Investments:
• Pierre Omidyar has been involved in various entrepreneurial ventures and investments. He has started or co-founded several companies.
• Pierre Omidyar's investment activities have focused on areas such as technology, media, and social impact, supporting projects that aim to create positive change in society.
Pierre Omidyar Philanthropy:
• Pierre Omidyar is an active philanthropist and has dedicated importance of the portion of his wealth to various causes.
• Pierre Omidyar has substantially donated to education, government transparency, and human rights organizations, promoting equality and empowering individuals and communities.
Pierre Omidyar Civic Engagement and Media:
• Pierre Omidyar has shown a keen interest in civic engagement and the media industry.
• Pierre Omidyar investments and collaborations with media organizations, Omidyar has sought to foster a more informed and participatory society.
Pierre Omidyar Authorship and Thought Leadership:
• Pierre Omidyar has written and co-authored books, sharing his thoughts and perspectives on topics such as entrepreneurship, social impact, and the power of individuals to effect change.
• Pierre Omidyar has also been a sought-after speaker at conferences and events, sharing his experiences and insights with aspiring entrepreneurs and social innovators.
Pierre Omidyar Awards:
• 1999:  EY Entrepreneur of The Year 
• 2000: Golden Plate Award 
• 2018: Third Most Influential French Entrepreneur
Pierre Omidyar Unknown Facts:
Personal Investments in Journalism: Pierre Omidyar has made personal investments in journalism projects, including funding the investigative news outlet The Intercept.
Interest in Microfinance: Pierre Omidyar has a strong interest in microfinance, which provides financial services to people and small businesses who lack access to traditional banking services.

Pierre Omidyar Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 173 cm
In Meters 1.73 m
In feet & Inches 5'8"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 70 Kg
In Pounds 154 lbs

Eye Color
Dark Brown

Hair Color
Dark Brown

Pierre Omidyar Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Cyrus Omidyar

Mother's Name
Elahé Mir-Djalali Omidyar

Pamela Kerr





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