Doriot

Doriot is a French surname, and may refer to:

  • Auguste Doriot racing motorist, finished third in the world's first motor race Paris–Rouen 1894
  • Georges Doriot (1899-1987), one of the first American venture capitalists.
  • Jacques Doriot (1898-1945), a French communist, later fascist
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Other articles related to "doriot":

Georges Doriot - Biography - Later Years
... ARDC continued investing until 1971 with the retirement of Doriot ... In 1972, Doriot merged ARDC with Textron after investing in over 150 companies ... For his role in the founding of ARDC Doriot is often referred to as the "father of venture capitalism" ...
Pierre Drieu La Rochelle - Fascism and Collaboration
... Drieu La Rochelle joined Jacques Doriot's fascist Parti Populaire Français (PPF) in 1936, and became the editor of its review, L'Emancipation Nationale ... In 1937, with "Avec Doriot", he argued for a specifically French fascism ... In a final, provocative act, he again embraced Jacques Doriot's PPF, simultaneously declaring in his secret diary his admiration for Stalinism ...
American Research And Development Corporation
... and private equity firm founded in 1946 by Georges Doriot, the "father of venture capitalism" (former dean of Harvard Business School), with Ralph Flanders and Karl Compton (former ... ARDC continued investing until 1971 with the retirement of Doriot ... In 1972, Doriot merged ARDC with Textron after having invested in over 150 companies ...
Paul Marion (politician) - Biography
... The same year he was one of a group of leading members who split from the PPF, feeling that Jacques Doriot had become too fulsome in his support for Adolf Hitler whilst also endorsing accusations that ... Reunited with Doriot under the Vichy regime, he served as Minister of Information from 1941 to 1944 ...