Life, Death, and Thomas Siebel
American businessman Thomas Siebel has an estimated net worth of $1.8 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. He’s regarded as the Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and founder ofC3.
Currently based in Woodside California, Siebel is a B.A graduate in history in the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaignas well as a master’s degree in Computer Science. He’s now married toStacey Siebel with whom he’s four kids.
The Chairman was rated fifth and third in the Barron’s list of World’s Top 25 Philanthropists in 2009 and 2010 respectively. In 2007 and 2008, the Chairman was named by Businessweek as one of The 50 Most Generous Philanthropists. Meanwhile, he was named byErnst & Young as theMaster Entrepreneur of the Year in 2003.
Previously, he has worked forOracle Corporationas an executive from1984 through 1990. He has also worked as a CEO forGain Technology which is amultimedia software company. He was also the Chairman, CEO and creator ofSiebel Systems.
Thomas Siebel (created November 20, 1952) is a business executive. He’s the Creator, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer of C3 Energy, an energy efficiency and smart power system analytics software company. He is the Chairman of First Virtual Group, a diversified holding company with interests in investment management, commercial property, agribusiness, and philanthropy.
In 2013, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences elected Tom Siebel as a member along with several of the worlds most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers, artists, and civic, corporate, and philanthropic leaders. The present membership comprises more than 250 Nobel laureates and more than 60 Pulitzer Prize winners. He was a member of the Trustees of Princeton University from 2008 to 2011. He is the Founder and Chairman of the Meth Project along with the Siebel Scholars Foundation, and Chairman of the Siebel Foundation. He was rated #5 and #3 of the planet ‘s top 25 philanthropists by Barron’s Magazine in 2009 and 2010, respectively. In 2007 and 2008, he was named among The 50 Most Generous Philanthropists by BusinessWeek. Siebel received the David Packard Award for his achievements as a technology entrepreneur and his contributions to national security from the Business Executives for National Security in 2002 and was named among the Top 25 Managers in the World by BusinessWeek in 2000 and 2001.