The Founders Author Jimmy Soni is a former Huffington Post Managing Editor, coming by way of McKinseys and a Mitchell scholarship.

Looking at the origins of PayPal, he found that much of the modern online landscape had been shaped by the Founders of that company, which famously sacked Elon Musk from his position as CEO.

We take a look at the main players led by Confinity’s Peter Thiel in this first part of an explosive saga that Soni analyses in a six year period of interviews with all major players in the company and the Board.

Produced By: Roderick Chambers

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First aired on The Wire, Tuesday 29 March 2022