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
Terry Gou Terry Gou
Taiwanese

Amar Bose Amar Bose
American

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American
Al SwearengenAl Swearengen
American
Jimmy WalesJimmy Wales
American

Dan GilbertDan Gilbert
American
Damon DashDamon Dash
American
Raj KundraRaj Kundra
British

Joan KrocJoan Kroc
American
Peter GuberPeter Guber
American
Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German
John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
German, American

Deborah MeadenDeborah Meaden
British
Henry Clay FrickHenry Clay Frick
American
Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
British

Bill RancicBill Rancic
American
Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
American
Theo PaphitisTheo Paphitis
British
Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
American

Wally AmosWally Amos
American
Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese
Wayne HuizengaWayne Huizenga
American

Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
American
Brock PierceBrock Pierce
American
Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
German
Paul SniderPaul Snider
Canadian

Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
American
Ruth HandlerRuth Handler
American
Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
Indian

Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
American
David PackardDavid Packard
American
Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
American
Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
Indian, American

Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
British
Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
Japanese
James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
American

David FiloDavid Filo
American
Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
Australian
Alan BondAlan Bond
Australian
Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
Indian

Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
Italian
Levi RootsLevi Roots
British
Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
British

Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
British
Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
American
Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
American
André BalazsAndré Balazs
American

Art ModellArt Modell
American
Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
German
Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
Chinese

James ChanosJames Chanos
American
John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
American
Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American
Kevin RoseKevin Rose
American

C. W. PostC. W. Post
American
Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
American
John KlugeJohn Kluge
German, American

Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
American
Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
American
Peter GatienPeter Gatien
Canadian
Steve StouteSteve Stoute
American

Rachel ElnaughRachel Elnaugh
British
W. Brett WilsonW. Brett Wilson
Canadian
Stephen GirardStephen Girard
French, American

William RosenbergWilliam Rosenberg
American
George DaytonGeorge Dayton
American
Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese
Italian
Alain SoralAlain Soral
Swiss, French

George W. JenkinsGeorge W. Jenkins
American
Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
Japanese
Shu UemuraShu Uemura
Japanese

Niklas ZennströmNiklas Zennström
Swedish
Pat CrocePat Croce
American
Paul ReuterPaul Reuter
German
Washington DukeWashington Duke
American

Todd WagnerTodd Wagner
American
Frank LorenzoFrank Lorenzo
American
Jeri EllsworthJeri Ellsworth
American

August BelmontAugust Belmont
American
Simon WoodroffeSimon Woodroffe
British
Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
American
Ed SeykotaEd Seykota
American

Ken OlsenKen Olsen
American
Andrew KeenAndrew Keen
American
Brian WongBrian Wong
Canadian

Shai AgassiShai Agassi
Israeli
William Redington HewlettWilliam Redington Hewlett
American
Zach KleinZach Klein
American
Paul MaritzPaul Maritz
South African