Peter Thiel


Partner

Brian Singerman


Partner

Napoleon Ta


Partner

Trae Stephens


Partner

Lauren Gross


Partner & COO

Scott Nolan


Partner

Matias Van Thienen


Partner

Sam Blond


Partner

Joey Krug


Partner

Delian Asparouhov


Partner

Ryan Petersen


Venture Partner

Jennifer Campbell


Partner

John Luttig


Principal

Amin Mirzadegan


Principal

Bridget Harris


Associate

Neil Ruthven


Chief Financial Officer

Neil Pai


General Counsel

Michael Solana


Chief Marketing Officer

Erin Gleason


Chief Communications Officer

Mike Petriano


Creative Director

Kmele Foster


Head of Content

Alex Silverman


Director of Operations

John Coogan


Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Elly Untermeyer


Chief of Staff

Denny Lai


Senior Controller

Josh Montoro


Controller, Director of Tax

Spencer Devereaux


Controller

Alyx Sylvia


Accounting Manager

Brad Collier


Director of IT

Michelle Miulli


Executive Assistant

Matias Van Thienen

Matias is a Partner at Founders Fund, focused primarily on growth stage and international investments. Since joining in 2018, he has played a role in the firm’s investments in Trade Republic, Kavak, Stripe, Ramp, Figma, Scale, Aven, Wave, Traba, Workrise, Solugen, Modern Health, TruckSmarter and others. Previously, he was at Insight Partners and CapitalG, where he invested in CrowdStrike, UiPath, Qualtrics, Looker, ezCater and others. He also led strategy at Wallapop, a secondhand marketplace in Europe. He holds a BS in Finance and Information Systems from NYU Stern. Matias is originally from Buenos Aires and currently based in Miami, after a decade living in San Francisco, New York, Barcelona and Shanghai. He’s an avid kite surfer and skier.