- Category : 1946-births
- Type : ME
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Small (20)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Penetration 2
American computer scientist, a pioneer in early artificial intelligence, and co-CEO of Renaissance Technologies, one of the most successful hedge funds on the planet with a 71.8% annual return.
He is a major donor to conservative political causes such as Breitbart News. He is the principal benefactor of the Make America Number 1 Super PAC.
In 2015, the Washington Post called Mercer one of the ten most influential billionaires in politics.
Mercer was a major supporter of Donald Trump's 2016 campaign for president and Brexit in the United Kingdom.