The Daily Mail – Tech billionaires Eric Schmidt, Peter Thiel and Reid Hoffman were pictured at the secretive Bilderberg conference in Switzerland. Former Google CEO Schmidt, 64, PayPal co-founder Thiel, 51, and LinkedIn co-founder Hoffman, 51, joined more than 100 high-powered guests at the summit in five-star Fairmont Le Montreux Palace on the shores of Lake Geneva.
Also pictured arriving for talks were King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary and Marie-Josée Kravis who sits on the board of luxury goods conglomerate LMVH.
About 130 influential men and women from 23 countries gathered for a heavily guarded meeting under strict secrecy rules. Bankers, Prime Ministers, CEOs and defense experts discus a wide range of topics including Russia, cyber threats and Brexit.