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

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

Edward SnowdenEdward Snowden
21 June 1983, American
Computer Professional, Former CIA Employee

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

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.)

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
06 January 1925, American
Inventor, Engineer

Buzz AldrinBuzz Aldrin
20 January 1930, American
American engineer
Tim CookTim Cook
01 November 1960, American
Chief Executive Officer of Apple

Julie PayetteJulie Payette
20 October 1963, Canadian
Governor General of Canada
Satya NadellaSatya Nadella
19 August 1967, American
CEO of Microsoft

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

John McAfeeJohn McAfee
18 September 1945, American
Computer Programmer

Shiva AyyaduraiShiva Ayyadurai
02 December 1963, Indian
Inventor of Email

E. SreedharanE. Sreedharan
12 June 1932, Indian
Metro Man
N. R. Narayana MurthyN. R. Narayana Murthy
20 August 1946, Indian
Founder of Infosys

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

Ma HuatengMa Huateng
29 October 1971, Chinese
CEO of Tencent

David BaszuckiDavid Baszucki
20 January 1963, Canadian
Jan KoumJan Koum
24 February 1976, American
CEO and co-founder of WhatsApp

Dustin MoskovitzDustin Moskovitz
22 May 1984, American
Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
21 January 1974, German, Finnish
Entrepreneur, Programmer, Hacker

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

Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
31 January 1956, Dutch
Evan WilliamsEvan Williams
31 March 1972, American
Co-founder of Blogger & Twitter

Garrett CampGarrett Camp
04 October 1978, Canadian
Innovator & Entrepreneurs
Ren ZhengfeiRen Zhengfei
25 October 1944, Chinese
CEO of Huawei

Nandan NilekaniNandan Nilekani
02 June 1955, Indian
Founder of Infosys

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

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

Jerry Yang Jerry Yang
06 November 1968, American
Co-founder of Yahoo! Inc.
Bjarni TryggvasonBjarni Tryggvason
21 September 1945, Canadian, Icelander
Kumar Bhattacharyya, Baron BhattacharyyaKumar Bhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya
06 June 1940, British
Life peer

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

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

Srinidhi ShettySrinidhi Shetty
21 October 1992, Indian
Jim LovellJim Lovell
25 March 1928, American

Fredrik NeijFredrik Neij
27 April 1978, Swedish
Engineer, Computer scientist

Sonu SoodSonu Sood
30 July 1973, Indian

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

Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
07 November 1977, American
Computer Engineer
Atticus RossAtticus Ross
16 January 1968, British

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
26 July 1967, American
Engineer, Programmer, Video game developer
Scott KellyScott Kelly
21 February 1964, American

Gene HaasGene Haas
12 November 1952, American

Loni LoveLoni Love
12 July 1971, American
Lisa SuLisa Su
07 November 1969, Taiwanese, American

Martin EberhardMartin Eberhard
15 May 1960, American
Lonnie JohnsonLonnie Johnson
06 October 1949, American

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

Marc AndreessenMarc Andreessen
09 July 1971, American

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

Steve AlbiniSteve Albini
22 July 1962, American
Record producer, Singer, Engineer, Audio engineer,
Homer HickamHomer Hickam
19 February 1943, American
Aerospace Engineer

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

Jade RaymondJade Raymond
28 August 1975, Canadian
Television presenter, Engineer

Tim SweeneyTim Sweeney
1970 AD, American
Computer programmer
Lisa NowakLisa Nowak
10 May 1963, American
Naval flight officer, Astronaut, Engineer, Test

W. Edwards DemingW. Edwards Deming
14 October 1900, American
Gene KranzGene Kranz
17 August 1933, American
Officer, Engineer

Rupert NeveRupert Neve
31 July 1926, British
Engineer, Audio engineer

Jensen HuangJensen Huang
17 February 1963, Taiwanese, American
Bruce McCandless IIBruce McCandless II
08 June 1937, American

Viktor YanukovychViktor Yanukovych
09 July 1950, Ukrainian
Politician, Engineer, Economist, Racecar driver
Guion BlufordGuion Bluford
22 November 1942, American
Aerospace Engineer

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

Marc TarpenningMarc Tarpenning
01 June 1964, American
Peter MolyneuxPeter Molyneux
05 May 1959, British
Game programmer, Engineer, Programmer, Game

Sid MeierSid Meier
24 February 1954, Canadian, American
Video game producer, Engineer, Video game
Piero FerrariPiero Ferrari
22 May 1945, Italian
Entrepreneur, Engineer

Hamza BendelladjHamza Bendelladj
01 January 1988, Algerian
Computer engineer

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

Ed BoonEd Boon
22 February 1964, American
Programmer, Engineer, Screenwriter, Computer
Martin CooperMartin Cooper
26 December 1928, American
Abu Hamza al-MasriAbu Hamza al-Masri
15 April 1958, Egyptian
Civil engineer, Engineer, Preacher

Thomas MassieThomas Massie
13 January 1971, American

Bjarne StroustrupBjarne Stroustrup
30 December 1950, Danish
Computer scientist, Engineer, Scientist,

Bob RockBob Rock
19 April 1954, Canadian
Bassist, Engineer, Audio engineer, Musician,
Martin HeinrichMartin Heinrich
17 October 1971, American

Omar AlghabraOmar Alghabra
24 October 1969, Canadian
Engineer, Politician

Clyde KlotzClyde Klotz
08 June 1961, Canadian

Abdul Qadeer KhanAbdul Qadeer Khan
01 April 1936, Indian, Pakistani
Physicist, Engineer, Scientist, Metallurgist,

Richard GarriottRichard Garriott
04 July 1961, American
Astronaut, Engineer, Video game developer,
Stephanie ShehStephanie Sheh
10 April 1977, American
Voice actor, Actor, Screenwriter, Audio engineer,

Viktor VekselbergViktor Vekselberg
14 April 1957, Russian
Entrepreneur, Engineer
MiMi AungMiMi Aung
1968 AD, Burmese, American

Giorgetto GiugiaroGiorgetto Giugiaro
07 August 1938, Italian
Automobile Designer
Jack FiskJack Fisk
19 December 1945, American
Film director, Production designer
Ellen OchoaEllen Ochoa
10 May 1958, American