Marc Andreessen Included in The 100 Most Influential People in the World Time List

Software engineer, entrepreneur, and venture capitalist Marc Andreessen (40) has been included in “The 100 Most Influential People in the World” Time’s list (read here).

Known as co-author of Mosaic, the first widely-used web browser and co-founder of Netscape Communications Corporation, Andreessen is now the founding partner of  Menlo Park-based venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, along with his longtime business partner Ben Horowitz.

Created in July 2009, Andreessen Horowitz has raised approximately $2.7bn to date, partly reinvested in high-profile companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Zynga and Groupon, as well as the new star Instagram, which is to be acquired by Facebook for $1bn (read here).

The list also includes Pete Cashmore, CEO and founder of Mashable (read here).



Links: Time/The 100 Most Influential People in the World

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