Meet the Fellows

Thiel Fellows have a wide variety of backgrounds, interests, and abilities. But one element unites them: a passionate drive to transform the world for the better.

 
 
  • Adam Munich

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Adithya Ganesh

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Alex Koren

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Alexander Kiselev

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Anand Gupta

    Anand Gupta

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Andrew Brackin

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Andrew Hsu

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Ari Weinstein

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Austin Russell

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Ben Yu

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Benjamin Englard

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Catherine Ray

    2014 Fellow

     
  • charliestigler

    Charlie Stigler

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Chris Rueth

    2011 Fellow

     
  • chrisolah

    Chris Olah

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Christopher Walker

    2013 Fellow

     
  • clayallsopp

    Clay Allsopp

    2012 Fellow

     
  • connorzwick

    Connor Zwick

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Conrad Kramer

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Dale J. Stephens

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Daniel Friedman

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Darren Lim

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Darren Zhu

    2011 Fellow

     
  • David Merfield

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Delian Asparouhov

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Diwank Tomer

    2013 Fellow

     
  • dylanfield

    Dylan Field

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Eden Full

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Eliana Lorch

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Eric McKay

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Faheem Zaman

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Fouad Matin

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Gary Kurek

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Gary Le

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Grace Gee

    2014 Fellow

     
  • ilyavakhutinsky

    Ilya Vakhutinsky

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Ishaan Gulrajani

    2014 Fellow

     
  • James Schuler

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Jarred Sumner

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Jeffrey Lim

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Jim Danielson

    2011 Fellow

     
  • jimmykoppel

    Jimmy Koppel

    2012 Fellow

     
  • John Burnham

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Kaushik Tiwari

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Kettner Griswold Jr.

    Kettner Griswold Jr.

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Kevin Wang

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Laura Ball

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Laura Deming

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Lucy Guo

    2014 Fellow

     
  • M. C. McGrath

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Maddy Maxey

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Mark Daniel

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Martin Stoyanov

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Nelson Zhang

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Nick Liow

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Nick Cammarata

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Noor Siddiqui

    Noor Siddiqui

    2012 Fellow

     
  • omarrizwan

    Omar Rizwan

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Paul Gu

    2011 Fellow

     
  • paulsebexen

    Paul Sebexen

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Rebecca Jolitz

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Riley Drake

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Riley Ennis

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Ritesh Agarwal

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Ritik Malhotra

    Ritik Malhotra

    2012 Fellow

     
  • ryanlelek

    Ryan Lelek

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Sebastien Zany

    2011 Fellow

     
  • Shantanu Bala

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Spencer Hewett

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Sujay Tyle

    2011 Fellow

     
  • taraseshan

    Tara Seshan

    2012 Fellow

     
  • taylorwilson

    Taylor Wilson

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Thomas Hunt

    2014 Fellow

     
  • Thomas Sohmers

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Tom Currier

    2011 Fellow

     
  • tonyho

    Tony Ho

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Vitalik Buterin

    2014 Fellow

     
  • William Legate

    2013 Fellow

     
  • Xinyi Chen

    2013

     
  • yoonseokang

    Yoonseo Kang

    2012 Fellow

     
  • Zach Hamed

    2013 Fellow