Tom Steyer is the Co-Founder of Beneficial State Bank, a Community Development Financial Institution insured by the FDIC. He is a renowned billionaire hedge fund manager who founded and served as the Senior Managing Member of Farallon Capital Management for 26 years. After nearly three decades of successful investing, Steyer shifted his own money, time, and energy to fighting for progressive causes. He has led a number of people-first, grassroots campaigns that have repeatedly defeated powerful special interests. Steyer has pledged to give most of his wealth to charitable causes.