Tom Steyer and Kat Taylor

Steyer
  • Joined the Giving Pledge: 06/28/2010 - Read the Letter
  • Estimated Net Worth: $1.6 billion
  • Forbes Rank: #1290
  • Industry: Investment management
  • Born: Tom Steyer - 1957
    Kat Taylor - 1958
  • Residence: San Francisco, CA

Tom Steyer is the now-retired founder of Farallon Capital Management. He and Kat Taylor are the co-founders of the nonprofit community bank Beneficial State Bank. Steyer has have also joined the Bill Gates-led Breakthrough Energy Coalition.

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Charitable Board Service

We want to leave our kids a different kind of inheritance, an example of at least trying to lead a worthy life ... [A]s Americans, we have mostly descended from penniless, indentured, or fugitive antecedents, so it really makes no sense to us to try to derive importance from our birth, and thank goodness for that.

Tom Steyer and Kat Taylor

Giving Interests

Clean Energy; Education; Museums