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.

Jimmy WalesJimmy Wales
(American)

Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
(British)
James CaanJames Caan
(British)

Damon DashDamon Dash
(American)

John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
(German,American)

Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
(American)
Henry Clay FrickHenry Clay Frick
(American)

Bill RancicBill Rancic
(American)
Raj KundraRaj Kundra
(British)

David FiloDavid Filo
(American)

Al SwearengenAl Swearengen
(American)

Peter GuberPeter Guber
(American)
David PackardDavid Packard
(American)

William Redington HewlettWilliam Redington Hewlett
(American)
Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
(Indian,American)

Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
(American)

Art ModellArt Modell
(American)

Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
(American)
Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
(American)

Ruth HandlerRuth Handler
(American)
Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
(Japanese)

Theo PaphitisTheo Paphitis
(British)

Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
(Australian)

Wayne HuizengaWayne Huizenga
(American)
John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
(American)

Deborah MeadenDeborah Meaden
(British)
James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
(American)

Kevin RoseKevin Rose
(American)

Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
(German)

Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
(Japanese)
Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
(American)

Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
(American)
Niklas ZennströmNiklas Zennström
(Swedish)

Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
(British)

James ChanosJames Chanos
(American)

Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
(Indian)
W. Brett WilsonW. Brett Wilson
(Canadian)

Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
(American)
Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
(German)

Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
(American)

Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
(British)

Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
(American)
Levi RootsLevi Roots
(British)

John KlugeJohn Kluge
(German,American)
Todd WagnerTodd Wagner
(American)

Jeri EllsworthJeri Ellsworth
(American)

Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
(American)

Paul SniderPaul Snider
(Canadian)
Wally AmosWally Amos
(American)

Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
(German)
Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
(American)

Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese
(Italian)

Ken OlsenKen Olsen
(American)

Steve StouteSteve Stoute
(American)
Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
(Japanese)

Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
(Chinese)
George DaytonGeorge Dayton
(American)

Paul ReuterPaul Reuter
(German)

Joan KrocJoan Kroc
(American)

Alain SoralAlain Soral
(Swiss,French)
C. W. PostC. W. Post
(American)

Andrew KeenAndrew Keen
(American)
Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
(Italian)

Shai AgassiShai Agassi
(Israeli)

Shu UemuraShu Uemura
(Japanese)

Rachel ElnaughRachel Elnaugh
(British)
André BalazsAndré Balazs
(American)

Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
(Indian)
Peter GatienPeter Gatien
(Canadian)

Brock PierceBrock Pierce
(American)

Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
(American)

Frank LorenzoFrank Lorenzo
(American)
Paul MaritzPaul Maritz
(South African)

George W. JenkinsGeorge W. Jenkins
(American)
William RosenbergWilliam Rosenberg
(American)

Simon WoodroffeSimon Woodroffe
(British)

Naveen SelvaduraiNaveen Selvadurai
(Indian,American)

Stephen GirardStephen Girard
(French,American)
Ed SeykotaEd Seykota
(American)

Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
(American)
Zach KleinZach Klein
(American)

August BelmontAugust Belmont
(American)

Brian WongBrian Wong
(Canadian)

Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
(British)
Washington DukeWashington Duke
(American)

Pat CrocePat Croce
(American)
Dan GilbertDan Gilbert
(American)

Alan BondAlan Bond
(Australian)

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