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

Buzz AldrinBuzz Aldrin
20 January 1930, American
American engineer

Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
19 August 1967, American
CEO of Microsoft
Steve WozniakSteve Wozniak
11 August 1950, American
Co-founder of Apple Computer (Apple Inc.)

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

Tim CookTim Cook
01 November 1960, American
CEO of Apple Inc.
John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
06 January 1925, American
Inventor, Engineer

John McAfeeJohn McAfee
18 September 1945, American
Computer Programmer
Jack DorseyJack Dorsey
19 November 1976, American
Co-Founder of Twitter

Shiva AyyaduraiShiva Ayyadurai
02 December 1963, Indian
Inventor of Email

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

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

Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt
27 April 1955, American
Former CEO of Google
Dustin MoskovitzDustin Moskovitz
22 May 1984, American
Entrepreneur

Jan KoumJan Koum
24 February 1976, American
CEO and co-founder of WhatsApp

Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
21 January 1974, German, Finnish
Entrepreneur, Programmer, Hacker

Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
31 January 1956, Dutch
Programmer
Ma HuatengMa Huateng
29 October 1971, Chinese
CEO of Tencent

Garrett CampGarrett Camp
04 October 1978, Canadian
Innovator & Entrepreneurs
David BaszuckiDavid Baszucki
20 January 1963, Canadian
Entrepreneur

Ren ZhengfeiRen Zhengfei
25 October 1944, Chinese
CEO of Huawei

Robert HawkingRobert Hawking
30 April 1967, British
Stephen Hawking's Son
Nandan NilekaniNandan Nilekani
02 June 1955, Indian
Founder of Infosys

Jerry Yang Jerry Yang
06 November 1968, American
Co-founder of Yahoo! Inc.
E. SreedharanE. Sreedharan
12 June 1932, Indian
Metro Man

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

Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer
Mo IbrahimMo Ibrahim
03 May 1946, British
Entrepreneur

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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

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
Dick StrawbridgeDick Strawbridge
03 September 1959, British
Television Presenter
Shahid KhanShahid Khan
18 July 1950, Pakistani, American
Business person

Travis KalanickTravis Kalanick
06 August 1976, American
Internet entrepreneur

Jim LovellJim Lovell
25 March 1928, American
Astronaut

Carol VordermanCarol Vorderman
24 December 1960, British
Television presenter, Journalist, Engineer
Lisa NowakLisa Nowak
10 May 1963, American
Naval flight officer, Astronaut, Engineer, Test

Bo WelchBo Welch
30 November 1951, American
Film director, Screenwriter

Ginni RomettyGinni Rometty
29 July 1957, American
Businesswomen

Sonu SoodSonu Sood
30 July 1973, Indian
Actor

Richard StallmanRichard Stallman
16 March 1953, American
Programmer, Computer scientist, Lecturer, Blogger,
Julie PayetteJulie Payette
20 October 1963, Canadian
Astronaut

John CarmackJohn Carmack
20 August 1970, American
Chief technology officer, Aerospace engineer,
Loni LoveLoni Love
12 July 1971, American
Comedian

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

Alan ParsonsAlan Parsons
20 December 1948, British
Composer, Musician, Record producer
Atticus RossAtticus Ross
16 January 1968, British
Musician

Steven WilsonSteven Wilson
03 November 1967
Engineer, Guitarist, Audio engineer, Singer,
Piero FerrariPiero Ferrari
22 May 1945, Italian
Entrepreneur, Engineer

Marc AndreessenMarc Andreessen
09 July 1971, American
Entrepreneur

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

Guion BlufordGuion Bluford
22 November 1942, American
Officer, Astronaut, Engineer, Aviator

Saif al-Islam GaddafiSaif al-Islam Gaddafi
25 June 1972, Libyan
Politician, Engineer, Architect
Steve AlbiniSteve Albini
22 July 1962, American
Record producer, Singer, Engineer, Audio engineer,

George HotzGeorge Hotz
02 October 1989, American
Blogger, Programmer, Computer scientist

Dan GurneyDan Gurney
13 April 1931, American
Formula One driver, Engineer, Racecar driver

Flula BorgFlula Borg
28 March 1982, German
Actor
Abu Hamza al-MasriAbu Hamza al-Masri
15 April 1958, Egyptian
Civil engineer, Engineer, Preacher

Brendan EichBrendan Eich
04 July 1961, American
computer scientist, programmer, chief technology
Abdul Qadeer KhanAbdul Qadeer Khan
01 April 1936, Indian, Pakistani
Physicist, Engineer, Scientist, Metallurgist,

Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
05 May 1959, British
Game programmer, Engineer, Programmer, Game

Homer HickamHomer Hickam
19 February 1943, American
Aerospace Engineer
Thomas MassieThomas Massie
13 January 1971, American
Inventor

Bjarne StroustrupBjarne Stroustrup
30 December 1950, Danish
Computer scientist, Engineer, Scientist,
Bob RockBob Rock
19 April 1954, Canadian
Bassist, Engineer, Audio engineer, Musician,

Sid MeierSid Meier
24 February 1954, Canadian, American
Video game producer, Engineer, Video game

Tony FadellTony Fadell
22 March 1969, American
Engineer
Gene KranzGene Kranz
17 August 1933, American
Officer, Engineer

Andy HertzfeldAndy Hertzfeld
06 April 1953, American
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer
Ben BurttBen Burtt
12 July 1948, American
Film director, Screenwriter, Sound design, Film

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

Alan MulallyAlan Mulally
04 August 1945, American
Engineer

Jake PavelkaJake Pavelka
27 January 1978, American
Aviator, Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Actor,
Renzo PianoRenzo Piano
14 September 1937, Italian
Architect, Politician
Clyde KlotzClyde Klotz
08 June 1961, Canadian
 

Andrew GroveAndrew Grove
02 September 1936, Hungarian, American
Businessman

Tony HoareTony Hoare
11 January 1934, British
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer, Writer,

Grant ImaharaGrant Imahara
23 October 1970, Japanese, American
Electrical engineer
Stephanie ShehStephanie Sheh
10 April 1977, American
Voice actor, Actor, Screenwriter, Audio engineer,

Dieter RamsDieter Rams
20 May 1932, German
Architect, Designer, University teacher

Giorgetto GiugiaroGiorgetto Giugiaro
07 August 1938, Italian
Automobile Designer

Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
26 May 1949, American
Programmer, Computer scientist

Mark ShuttleworthMark Shuttleworth
18 September 1973, British, South African
Entrepreneur, Astronaut, Engineer, Inventor,
Alexis TsiprasAlexis Tsipras
28 July 1974, Greek
Politician, Civil engineer

Stefan QuandtStefan Quandt
09 May 1966, German
Engineer
Jonathan BlowJonathan Blow
1971 AD, American
programmer, game designer

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
19 December 1963, American
Programmer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist,
Douglas EngelbartDouglas Engelbart
25 January 1925, American
Engineer
Lei JunLei Jun
16 December 1969
Entrepreneur, Chief executive officer, Engineer,