Joe Lonsdale co-founded Palantir Technologies, a multi-billion dollar software company which develops mission-critical analysis systems used by government and financial organizations around the world. He is also the founder of Addepar, a leader in private wealth management technology.
Previously, he worked with the financial arm of PayPal while still a student, and then joined as an early executive at Clarium Capital, and was a key player in growing Clarium into a $5-billion AUM global macro hedge fund.
Joe has a variety of philanthropic pursuits. He is Chairman of ONEHOPE Inc, a charity-focused wine brand with partners such as the Mondavi family and serves on the board of cacs.org.
Joe earned a BS in Computer Science from Stanford University in 2003. He often lectures on entrepreneurship and technology at the university and at other educational forums.