James W. Breyer is an American venture capitalist, founder and CEO of Breyer Capital, an investment and venture philanthropy firm, and a partner at Accel Partners, a venture capital firm. Breyer has invested in over 40 companies that have gone public or completed a merger, with some of these investments, including Facebook, earning over 100 times cost and many others over 25 times cost. On the Forbes 2016 list of the world's billionaires, he was ranked #722 with a net worth of US$2.4 billion.
|I feel there is so much more we can do in improving education, making it accessible and understanding how technology can be a part of the solution.||Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training ;Science, Mathematics, Engineering & Technology|
|I fundamentally believe in term limits, for Congress, presidents, and board members.|
|I think that we should all be defined by our work and our results.||Work, Workers & The Labor Force|
|I want to make as much of a contribution as I can, to Harvard, to higher education and hopefully, to education around the world.||Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training|
|The collision of mobile and social platforms and the need to build these companies from the ground up - whether it's a game, a healthcare application, an education application - building these from the ground up is what allows entrepreneurial activity to be unleashed.||Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training|