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

Ross Perot Ross Perot
American

Dr. Dre Dr. Dre
American

Alexander Graham Bell Alexander Graham Bell
Canadian, Scottish
Tim Cook Tim Cook
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

Al SwearengenAl Swearengen
American

Joan KrocJoan Kroc
American

Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
British
Dan GilbertDan Gilbert
American

Henry Clay FrickHenry Clay Frick
American
Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German

John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
German, American

Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
American
Bill RancicBill Rancic
American

Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
British
Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
American

Levi RootsLevi Roots
British

Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
American
Wally AmosWally Amos
American

Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
American
Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
Indian

Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese

Peter GuberPeter Guber
American

Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
Indian, American
Wayne HuizengaWayne Huizenga
American
Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
German

Brock PierceBrock Pierce
American

Art ModellArt Modell
American

David PackardDavid Packard
American
Paul SniderPaul Snider
Canadian

Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
American

David FiloDavid Filo
American

Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
Japanese

James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
American
Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
British

Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
American
Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
Australian

Ruth HandlerRuth Handler
American

Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
American
Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
American

Alan BondAlan Bond
Australian
Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
American

Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
Indian

Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
Italian

Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
British

Kevin RoseKevin Rose
American
Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American

André BalazsAndré Balazs
American

John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
American

Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
Chinese
Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
American

Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
German
John KlugeJohn Kluge
German, American

Steve StouteSteve Stoute
American

C. W. PostC. W. Post
American
Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
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

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

Ken OlsenKen Olsen
American
Andrew KeenAndrew Keen
American
William Redington HewlettWilliam Redington Hewlett
American