Find out more about the greatest 21st Century Engineers, including Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Sundar Pichai, Steve Wozniak and Jeff Bezos.
Elon MuskElon Musk
28 June 1971, Canadian, American, South African
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Inventor
Jeff BezosJeff Bezos
12 January 1964, American
Founder of Amazon.com

Bill GatesBill Gates
28 October 1955, American
Co-Founder of Microssoft

Sundar PichaiSundar Pichai
12 July 1972, Indian, American
CEO of Google Inc

Steve WozniakSteve Wozniak
11 August 1950, American
Co-founder of Apple Computer (Apple Inc.)

Jack DorseyJack Dorsey
19 November 1976, American
CEO of Twitter Inc.
Tim CookTim Cook
01 November 1960, American
Chief Executive Officer of Apple

Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
19 August 1967, American
CEO of Microsoft

Buzz AldrinBuzz Aldrin
20 January 1930, American
American engineer
Shiva AyyaduraiShiva Ayyadurai
02 December 1963, Indian
Inventor of Email

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
06 January 1925, American
Inventor, Engineer
John McAfeeJohn McAfee
18 September 1945, American
Computer Programmer

N. R. Narayana MurthyN. R. Narayana Murthy
20 August 1946, Indian
Founder of Infosys

Markus PerssonMarkus Persson
01 June 1979, Swedish
Video Game Programmer & Designer

Linus TorvaldsLinus Torvalds
28 December 1969, Finnish, American
Software Engineer

Dustin MoskovitzDustin Moskovitz
22 May 1984, American
Entrepreneur
Julie PayetteJulie Payette
20 October 1963, Canadian
Governor General of Canada

Ma HuatengMa Huateng
29 October 1971, Chinese
CEO of Tencent

Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt
27 April 1955, American
Former CEO of Google

Jan KoumJan Koum
24 February 1976, American
CEO and co-founder of WhatsApp
Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
31 January 1956, Dutch
Programmer

Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
21 January 1974, German, Finnish
Entrepreneur, Programmer, Hacker
Ren ZhengfeiRen Zhengfei
25 October 1944, Chinese
CEO of Huawei

David BaszuckiDavid Baszucki
20 January 1963, Canadian
Entrepreneur

Nandan NilekaniNandan Nilekani
02 June 1955, Indian
Founder of Infosys
Jerry Yang Jerry Yang
06 November 1968, American
Co-founder of Yahoo! Inc.

Garrett CampGarrett Camp
04 October 1978, Canadian
Innovator & Entrepreneurs
E. SreedharanE. Sreedharan
12 June 1932, Indian
Metro Man

Charles K. KaoCharles K. Kao
04 November 1933, Chinese, British, American
Electrical Engineer

Kai-Fu LeeKai-Fu Lee
03 December 1961, Taiwanese
Computer Scientist
Mo IbrahimMo Ibrahim
03 May 1946, British
Entrepreneur

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Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer
Franklin DiazFranklin Chang Díaz
05 April 1950, Chinese, Costa Rican, American
Former NASA Astronaut

Valdas AdamkusValdas Adamkus
03 November 1926, Lithuanian
Former President of Lithuania

Robert HawkingRobert Hawking
30 April 1967, British
Stephen Hawking's Son

Kumar Bhattacharyya, Baron BhattacharyyaKumar Bhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya
06 June 1940, British
Life peer
Bjarni TryggvasonBjarni Tryggvason
21 September 1945, Canadian, Icelander
Astronaut
Evan WilliamsEvan Williams
31 March 1972, American
Co-founder of Blogger & Twitter

Grant ImaharaGrant Imahara
23 October 1970, Japanese, American
Electrical engineer

Sonu SoodSonu Sood
30 July 1973, Indian
Actor

Dick StrawbridgeDick Strawbridge
03 September 1959, British
Television Presenter
Lisa NowakLisa Nowak
10 May 1963, American
Naval flight officer, Astronaut, Engineer, Test

Jim LovellJim Lovell
25 March 1928, American
Astronaut

Shahid KhanShahid Khan
18 July 1950, Pakistani, American
Business person

Carol VordermanCarol Vorderman
24 December 1960, British
Television presenter, Journalist, Engineer

Andrew SchlaflyAndrew Schlafly
27 April 1961, American
Lawyer, Engineer, Teacher
Bo WelchBo Welch
30 November 1951, American
Film director, Screenwriter

Homer HickamHomer Hickam
19 February 1943, American
Aerospace Engineer
Sergei KrikalevSergei Krikalev
27 August 1958, Russian
Cosmonaut

John CarmackJohn Carmack
20 August 1970, American
Chief technology officer, Aerospace engineer,

Alan ParsonsAlan Parsons
20 December 1948, British
Composer, Musician, Record producer
Loni LoveLoni Love
12 July 1971, American
Comedian

Martin EberhardMartin Eberhard
15 May 1960, American
Entrepreneur
Viktor YanukovychViktor Yanukovych
09 July 1950, Ukrainian
Politician, Engineer, Economist, Racecar driver

Steven WilsonSteven Wilson
03 November 1967
Engineer, Guitarist, Audio engineer, Singer,

W. Edwards DemingW. Edwards Deming
14 October 1900, American
Engineer

Piero FerrariPiero Ferrari
22 May 1945, Italian
Entrepreneur, Engineer

Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
05 May 1959, British
Game programmer, Engineer, Programmer, Game
Saif al-Islam GaddafiSaif al-Islam Gaddafi
25 June 1972, Libyan
Politician, Engineer, Architect

Gene KranzGene Kranz
17 August 1933, American
Officer, Engineer

Atticus RossAtticus Ross
16 January 1968, British
Musician

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
04 July 1961, American
Astronaut, Engineer, Video game developer,
Thomas MassieThomas Massie
13 January 1971, American
Inventor

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
04 July 1961, American
computer scientist, programmer, chief technology
Marc AndreessenMarc Andreessen
09 July 1971, American
Entrepreneur

Abu Hamza al-MasriAbu Hamza al-Masri
15 April 1958, Egyptian
Civil engineer, Engineer, Preacher

Ross BrawnRoss Brawn
23 November 1954, British
Engineer
Sid MeierSid Meier
24 February 1954, Canadian, American
Video game producer, Engineer, Video game

Bjarne StroustrupBjarne Stroustrup
30 December 1950, Danish
Computer scientist, Engineer, Scientist,
Abdul Qadeer KhanAbdul Qadeer Khan
01 April 1936, Indian, Pakistani
Physicist, Engineer, Scientist, Metallurgist,

Steve AlbiniSteve Albini
22 July 1962, American
Record producer, Singer, Engineer, Audio engineer,

Ben SwannBen Swann
17 July 1978, American
Journalist
George HotzGeorge Hotz
02 October 1989, American
Blogger, Programmer, Computer scientist

Bob RockBob Rock
19 April 1954, Canadian
Bassist, Engineer, Audio engineer, Musician,
Jack FiskJack Fisk
19 December 1945, American
Film director, Production designer

Clyde KlotzClyde Klotz
08 June 1961, Canadian
 

Shawn FanningShawn Fanning
22 November 1980, American
Computer scientist, Programmer

Dan GurneyDan Gurney
13 April 1931, American
Formula One driver, Engineer, Racecar driver
Stephanie ShehStephanie Sheh
10 April 1977, American
Voice actor, Actor, Screenwriter, Audio engineer,
Lei JunLei Jun
16 December 1969
Entrepreneur, Chief executive officer, Engineer,

Ginni RomettyGinni Rometty
29 July 1957, American
Businesswomen

Mark ShuttleworthMark Shuttleworth
18 September 1973, British, South African
Entrepreneur, Astronaut, Engineer, Inventor,

Ed BoonEd Boon
22 February 1964, American
Programmer, Engineer, Screenwriter, Computer
Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
1971 AD, American
programmer, game designer

Giorgetto GiugiaroGiorgetto Giugiaro
07 August 1938, Italian
Automobile Designer

Jake PavelkaJake Pavelka
27 January 1978, American
Aviator, Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Actor,

Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
27 July 1976, British
Engineer, Chess player

Renzo PianoRenzo Piano
14 September 1937, Italian
Architect, Politician
Dieter RamsDieter Rams
20 May 1932, German
Architect, Designer, University teacher

Andy HertzfeldAndy Hertzfeld
06 April 1953, American
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer
Ursula BurnsUrsula Burns
20 September 1958, American
Businesswoman

Alexis TsiprasAlexis Tsipras
28 July 1974, Greek
Politician, Civil engineer
Paddy LowePaddy Lowe
08 April 1962, British
Engineer
Stefan QuandtStefan Quandt
09 May 1966, German
Engineer