Pierre Omidyar is a French-born Iranian-American entrepreneur and philanthropist/economist, and the founder/chairman of the eBay auction site. Omidyar and his wife Pam are well-known philanthropists who founded Omidyar Network in 2004 in order to expand their efforts beyond non-profits to include for-profits and public policy. Omidyar Network is a philanthropic investment firm committed to creating and fostering opportunity for people around the world.
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According to Forbes magazine, as of March 2008, he is the 120th richest person in the world.
Omidyar is currently building this 48,379 sq/ft, 33 bed, 25 bath estate spread over 5 lots.