John Collison

Co-Founder, Stripe

“General Catalyst are remarkable independent thinkers who aren’t afraid to see opportunities that might seem crazy to others.”

John started Stripe with his brother Patrick while they were on holiday in South America. Prior to co-founding Stripe, John co-founded Auctomatic, acquired by Live Current Media in 2008. John studied physics at Harvard.

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Patrick Collison

Co-Founder, Stripe

Prior to Co-Founding Stripe with his brother John, Patrick co-founded Auctomatic which was acquired by Live Current Media in 2008.

Patrick also wrote Encyclopedia, which stores a copy of Wikipedia on an iPhone and iPad. Encylopedia is available in the App Store in around 80 languages. More interestingly, Chris Ball ported it to the OLPC and distributed on around 250,000 XO-1 laptops. Patrick studied mathematics at MIT.

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