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

Jack DorseyJack Dorsey
19 November 1976, American
CEO of Twitter Inc.

Steve WozniakSteve Wozniak
11 August 1950, American
Co-founder of Apple Computer (Apple Inc.)
Shiva AyyaduraiShiva Ayyadurai
02 December 1963, Indian
Inventor of Email

Tim CookTim Cook
01 November 1960, American
Chief Executive Officer of Apple

Buzz AldrinBuzz Aldrin
20 January 1930, American
American engineer
John McAfeeJohn McAfee
18 September 1945, American
Computer Programmer

Markus PerssonMarkus Persson
01 June 1979, Swedish
Video Game Programmer & Designer
John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
06 January 1925, American
Inventor, Engineer

Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
19 August 1967, American
CEO of Microsoft

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

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

Jan KoumJan Koum
24 February 1976, American
CEO and co-founder of WhatsApp
Dustin MoskovitzDustin Moskovitz
22 May 1984, American
Entrepreneur

Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
31 January 1956, Dutch
Programmer

Ma HuatengMa Huateng
29 October 1971, Chinese
CEO of Tencent

Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt
27 April 1955, American
Former CEO of Google
Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
21 January 1974, German, Finnish
Entrepreneur, Programmer, Hacker

Julie PayetteJulie Payette
20 October 1963, Canadian
Governor General of Canada
David BaszuckiDavid Baszucki
20 January 1963, Canadian
Entrepreneur

Garrett CampGarrett Camp
04 October 1978, Canadian
Innovator & Entrepreneurs

Evan WilliamsEvan Williams
31 March 1972, American
Co-founder of Blogger & Twitter
Ren ZhengfeiRen Zhengfei
25 October 1944, Chinese
CEO of Huawei

Nandan NilekaniNandan Nilekani
02 June 1955, Indian
Founder of Infosys
E. SreedharanE. Sreedharan
12 June 1932, Indian
Metro Man

Kai-Fu LeeKai-Fu Lee
03 December 1961, Taiwanese
Computer Scientist

Charles K. KaoCharles K. Kao
04 November 1933, Chinese, British, American
Electrical Engineer
Franklin DiazFranklin Chang Díaz
05 April 1950, Chinese, Costa Rican, American
Former NASA Astronaut

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Mo IbrahimMo Ibrahim
03 May 1946, British
Entrepreneur
Valdas AdamkusValdas Adamkus
03 November 1926, Lithuanian
Former President of Lithuania

Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer

Jerry Yang Jerry Yang
06 November 1968, American
Co-founder of Yahoo! Inc.

Bjarni TryggvasonBjarni Tryggvason
21 September 1945, Canadian, Icelander
Astronaut
Kumar Bhattacharyya, Baron BhattacharyyaKumar Bhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya
06 June 1940, British
Life peer
Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
27 April 1978, Swedish
Engineer, Computer scientist

Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
07 November 1977, American
Computer Engineer

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

Dick StrawbridgeDick Strawbridge
03 September 1959, British
Television Presenter
Jim LovellJim Lovell
25 March 1928, American
Astronaut

Scott KellyScott Kelly
21 February 1964, American
Engineer

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

Lisa SuLisa Su
07 November 1969, Taiwanese, American
Entrepreneur

Carol VordermanCarol Vorderman
24 December 1960, British
Television presenter, Journalist, Engineer
Sonu SoodSonu Sood
30 July 1973, Indian
Actor

Atticus RossAtticus Ross
16 January 1968, British
Musician
Lisa NowakLisa Nowak
10 May 1963, American
Naval flight officer, Astronaut, Engineer, Test

Srinidhi ShettySrinidhi Shetty
21 October 1992, Indian
Actress

Tim SweeneyTim Sweeney
1970 AD, American
Computer programmer
Jensen HuangJensen Huang
17 February 1963, Taiwanese, American
Entrepreneur

George HotzGeorge Hotz
02 October 1989, American
Blogger, Programmer, Computer scientist
Steven WilsonSteven Wilson
03 November 1967
Engineer, Guitarist, Audio engineer, Singer,

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

Alan ParsonsAlan Parsons
20 December 1948, British
Composer, Musician, Record producer

Clyde KlotzClyde Klotz
08 June 1961, Canadian
 

Gene HaasGene Haas
12 November 1952, American
Engineer
W. Edwards DemingW. Edwards Deming
14 October 1900, American
Engineer

Homer HickamHomer Hickam
19 February 1943, American
Aerospace Engineer

Loni LoveLoni Love
12 July 1971, American
Comedian

Demis HassabisDemis Hassabis
27 July 1976, British
Engineer, Chess player
Gene KranzGene Kranz
17 August 1933, American
Officer, Engineer

Steve AlbiniSteve Albini
22 July 1962, American
Record producer, Singer, Engineer, Audio engineer,
Bjarne StroustrupBjarne Stroustrup
30 December 1950, Danish
Computer scientist, Engineer, Scientist,

Viktor YanukovychViktor Yanukovych
09 July 1950, Ukrainian
Politician, Engineer, Economist, Racecar driver

Abu Hamza al-MasriAbu Hamza al-Masri
15 April 1958, Egyptian
Civil engineer, Engineer, Preacher
Saif al-Islam GaddafiSaif al-Islam Gaddafi
25 June 1972, Libyan
Politician, Engineer, Architect

Ross BrawnRoss Brawn
23 November 1954, British
Engineer
Martin EberhardMartin Eberhard
15 May 1960, American
Entrepreneur

Martin CooperMartin Cooper
26 December 1928, American
Engineer

Thomas MassieThomas Massie
13 January 1971, American
Inventor
Piero FerrariPiero Ferrari
22 May 1945, Italian
Entrepreneur, Engineer

Sid MeierSid Meier
24 February 1954, Canadian, American
Video game producer, Engineer, Video game
Ellen OchoaEllen Ochoa
10 May 1958, American
Engineer

Ginni RomettyGinni Rometty
29 July 1957, American
Businesswomen

Peiter ZatkoPeiter Zatko
01 December 1970, American
Programmer

Patrice DésiletsPatrice Désilets
09 May 1974, Canadian
Game designer
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
05 May 1959, British
Game programmer, Engineer, Programmer, Game
Abdul Qadeer KhanAbdul Qadeer Khan
01 April 1936, Indian, Pakistani
Physicist, Engineer, Scientist, Metallurgist,

Chris MetzenChris Metzen
22 November 1973, American
Artist, Comics artist, Novelist, Writer,

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
04 July 1961, American
computer scientist, programmer, chief technology

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
28 August 1975, Canadian
Television presenter, Engineer
Bob RockBob Rock
19 April 1954, Canadian
Bassist, Engineer, Audio engineer, Musician,

Marc AndreessenMarc Andreessen
09 July 1971, American
Entrepreneur

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
04 July 1961, American
Astronaut, Engineer, Video game developer,

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

Joel SpolskyJoel Spolsky
1965 AD, American
computer scientist, programmer
Ed BoonEd Boon
22 February 1964, American
Programmer, Engineer, Screenwriter, Computer

Bram CohenBram Cohen
12 October 1975, American
Computer scientist, Programmer, Blogger
Jack FiskJack Fisk
19 December 1945, American
Film director, Production designer

Stephanie ShehStephanie Sheh
10 April 1977, American
Voice actor, Actor, Screenwriter, Audio engineer,
Ben BurttBen Burtt
12 July 1948, American
Sound designer
Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
1971 AD, American
programmer, game designer