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Midas List: The class of 2013

Forbes just published their Midas List of the Top 100 Venture Capital Investors.  I was listed in the top ten (number eight) ten years ago.   That was the last time I appeared on the list.  It was interesting to me to see the top ten of 2013 and to realize that not one person on the 2003 made it to that list. Here are the members of the class of 2013:
Rank Name Firm The Big Deal

Jim Breyer

Accel Partners Facebook

Marc Andreessen

Andreessen Horowitz Skype

Peter Thiel

Founders Fund Facebook

Douglas Leone

Sequoia Capital Meraki

Reid Hoffman

Greylock Partners LinkedIn

Peter Fenton

Benchmark Twitter

Jim Goetz

Sequoia Capital Ruckus Wireless

Scott Sandell

New Enterprise Associates Workday

Jeremy Levine

Bessemer Venture Partners Pinterest

David Sze

Greylock Partners Facebook
I am glad to see my old friends, Jim Breyer and Doug Leone made the list as well as Marc Andreesen whom I meet the week he joined Jim Clark at Netscape.  I don’t know any of the others.
Here is the list from 2003.

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