Jeffrey Skoll - Fortune - Billionaire list

Jeffrey Skoll
Jeffrey Skoll (born 1965) is a Canadian businessman. He is a self made billionaire. He is single!

Skoll grew up in Montreal, Quebec. He graduated in 1987 from the University of Toronto's electrical engineering program. University of Toronto, Bachelor of Arts / Science. Stanford University, Master of Business Administration in 1995.

He was eBay's first president and first full-time employee. Skoll is no longer involved in day-to-day management of the company but remains its second-largest shareholder.

He is a noted philanthropist. Skoll has endowed his Skoll Foundation with at least $300 million, which gives away millions in grants and loans to "social entrepreneurs" around the globe. In 2003 he was given an honorary doctor of laws degree by the University of Toronto.

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$5.0 billion as of 2005.