Vinod Khosla

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Vinod Khosla (b. January 28, 1955) is a venture capitalist. He was a co-founder of Sun Microsystems and a general partner in Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, from 1986 through the early 2000s.

In 2004 Khosla formed Khosla Ventures. This firm focuses on venture investments in various technology sectors, primarily clean energy.

According to Forbes, Kosla has a net worth in the range of $1.4 billion.[1]

Ballot measure donations

Ballot measure Description Khosla position Khosla donation
Proposition 23, the Suspension of AB 32 (2010) Environment Opposed $1,037,267
Proposition 87, Alternative Energy Oil Tax (2006) Taxes Supported $2,043,051