The records suggest that Mr. Thiel may have had a closer relationship with Mr. Epstein than was previously known. On Sept. 14, 2014, Mr. Epstein was tentatively scheduled to have lunch with Mr. Thiel, the records show. It’s unclear why Mr. Thiel was meeting with Mr. Epstein. Two years later, Mr. Thiel was the most prominent Silicon Valley investor to back the successful presidential campaign of Donald J. Trump. The post Peter Thiel Is Latest Billionaire Said to Have Met With Jeffrey Epstein appeared first on New York Times.