Geoff Lewis has left Founders Fund, where he was partner, and is starting a venture fund of his own.
This means he’ll no longer be working with Peter Thiel, directly anyway. Founders Fund will be one of his LPs.
The news was first reported by Bloomberg, which said that he intends to raise more than $100 million for the new fund. We understand that the exact amount has not been finalized.
Lewis did not respond to our request for comment.
He had been at the firm for five years, where he…