Being a Billionaire at 30

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Being a Billionaire at 30

Forbes has a feature on Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of Theranos, “shaking up the blood testing industry” — and that she’s a billionaire:


Holmes, who founded Palo Alto, Calif.-based Theranos with money saved for college, has been the subject of lengthy features in San Francisco Business TimesWall Street Journal, and Wired. But a recent profile in Fortune claimed that Theranos has raised more than $400 million, valuing the 10-year-old company at a lofty $9 billion. Investors include Draper Fisher Jurvetson, ATA Ventures, and Oracle  founder Larry Ellison. Holmes told Fortune she still controls more than 50% of Theranos equity.”

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June 18th, 2014|