Startup aficionado Dave McClure has formally joined VC firm the Founders Fund as an angel investor, according to an update he made to his LinkedIn profile this week. The Founders Fund was created by former PayPal CEO Peter Thiel in 2005 and is described by author Sarah Lacy as having an ethos “rooted in giving founders better terms and getting out of their way.”

Founders Fund has invested in some of the most high profile startups in the market, including Facebook and We covered the move in depth over on Jobwire, our site reporting on new hires in tech.