List of famous electronics entrepreneurs with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Electronics entrepreneurs are the business people who operate electronics business units. Ambitious individuals having an inherent interest in the way electronic gadgets operate and are aware of the latest trends in the electronics industry choose to become entrepreneurs in this field. The electronics industry is one of the fastest growing ones in the global arena, boosted by the rapid advancements in engineering and technology. This industry, especially the consumer electronics segment, provides various opportunities for entrepreneurs to explore. Consumer electronics are the electronic gadgets and equipment that are used in day-to-day life by the customers. The most popular of these are television sets, computer systems, music systems, digital camera, video games, mobile phones, etc. Rising disposable incomes and higher standards of living have greatly expanded the market for consumer electronics which make it a very attractive option for entrepreneurs. Once it was not possible for small entrepreneurs to enter this field as it was characterized by huge capital investments and complicated manufacturing facilities, but now times are changing. The spurt in the market for digitally driven and small sized appliances like cell phones and tablets have made it possible for smaller units to enter the consumer electronics business. This section provides you information about the life and works of various famous electronics entrepreneurs from all over the world.
Steve Jobs Steve Jobs
American

Dr. Dre Dr. Dre
American

Alexander Graham Bell Alexander Graham Bell
Canadian, Scottish

Tim Cook Tim Cook
American
Ross Perot Ross Perot
American

Amar Bose Amar Bose
American

Terry Gou Terry Gou
Taiwanese

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

Damon DashDamon Dash
American

Theo PaphitisTheo Paphitis
British

Jimmy WalesJimmy Wales
American

Deborah MeadenDeborah Meaden
British
Raj KundraRaj Kundra
British

Joan KrocJoan Kroc
American

Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
American

Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
British
Dan GilbertDan Gilbert
American

Henry Clay FrickHenry Clay Frick
American
John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
German, American

Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German

Bill RancicBill Rancic
American
Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
American

Art ModellArt Modell
American
Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
British

Levi RootsLevi Roots
British

Wally AmosWally Amos
American
Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
American
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Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
American
Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
Indian

Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese

David PackardDavid Packard
American

Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
American
Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
Indian, American
Tony FadellTony Fadell
American

David FiloDavid Filo
American

Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
German

Brock PierceBrock Pierce
American
Peter GuberPeter Guber
American

Paul SniderPaul Snider
Canadian

Ruth HandlerRuth Handler
American

Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
Japanese

Adi GodrejAdi Godrej
Indian
James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
American

Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
British
Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
American

Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
Australian

Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
American
Masaru IbukaMasaru Ibuka
Japanese

Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
British
Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
American

Alan BondAlan Bond
Australian

Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
American

Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
Indian

Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
Italian
Kevin RoseKevin Rose
American

Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American

André BalazsAndré Balazs
American

John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
American
Jack TramielJack Tramiel
Polish, American

Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
Chinese
Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
American

Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
German

Steve StouteSteve Stoute
American
C. W. PostC. W. Post
American

Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
American
John KlugeJohn Kluge
German, American

W. Brett WilsonW. Brett Wilson
Canadian

Peter GatienPeter Gatien
Canadian
Rachel ElnaughRachel Elnaugh
British

Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese
Italian
George DaytonGeorge Dayton
American

Stephen GirardStephen Girard
French, American

William RosenbergWilliam Rosenberg
American

James ChanosJames Chanos
American
William Redington HewlettWilliam Redington Hewlett
American
George W. JenkinsGeorge W. Jenkins
American

Niklas ZennströmNiklas Zennström
Swedish

Shu UemuraShu Uemura
Japanese

Paul ReuterPaul Reuter
German
Jeri EllsworthJeri Ellsworth
American

Pat CrocePat Croce
American

Washington DukeWashington Duke
American

Todd WagnerTodd Wagner
American

Frank LorenzoFrank Lorenzo
American
August BelmontAugust Belmont
American

Alain SoralAlain Soral
Swiss, French
Simon WoodroffeSimon Woodroffe
British

Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
American
Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
Japanese
Ed SeykotaEd Seykota
American