The List

Brown, Erika; Miller, Claire Cain; Douglas, Emily
February 2008
Forbes Asia;2/11/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p77
The article presents the Midas 100 List of "Forbes Asia" which ranks the best global dealmakers in technology and life sciences based on the value of the companies they have taken public or sold in the past five years. L. John Doerr of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is the mentor and money man to founders of Google, Amazon, Intuit, Sun Microsystems. Michael Moritz of Sequoia Capital has backed Yahoo, PayPal and spent $12.5 million for 10% of Google. Ram Shriram of Sherpalo founded Junglee, which Amazon bought for $200 million.


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