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

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

Ross Perot Ross Perot
American
Amar Bose Amar Bose
American

Terry Gou Terry Gou
Taiwanese

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
British

Damon DashDamon Dash
American
Raj KundraRaj Kundra
British
Joan KrocJoan Kroc
American

Theo PaphitisTheo Paphitis
British

Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
Indian

John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
German, American
Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
British

Levi RootsLevi Roots
British
Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
American

Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German

Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
American
Bill RancicBill Rancic
American

Steve StouteSteve Stoute
American
Wally AmosWally Amos
American

Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
Japanese

Brock PierceBrock Pierce
American
Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
American
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Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
American
Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
American

Rachel ElnaughRachel Elnaugh
British

Adi GodrejAdi Godrej
Indian

Peter GuberPeter Guber
American
Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
German

Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American

Paul SniderPaul Snider
Canadian

David PackardDavid Packard
American

Art ModellArt Modell
American
Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
American

Akio MoritaAkio Morita
Japanese
Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese

David FiloDavid Filo
American

Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
German
Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
Japanese

James ChanosJames Chanos
American
Ruth HandlerRuth Handler
American

Tony FadellTony Fadell
American

Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
American

Masaru IbukaMasaru Ibuka
Japanese

James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
American
John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
American

Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
Indian, American

Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
American

Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
British
Morris ChangMorris Chang
Chinese, Taiwanese, American
Kevin RoseKevin Rose
American

Simon WoodroffeSimon Woodroffe
British

Peter GatienPeter Gatien
Canadian

Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
American
Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
Indian

Alan BondAlan Bond
Australian
André BalazsAndré Balazs
American

Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
Italian

Jack TramielJack Tramiel
Polish, American
John KlugeJohn Kluge
German, American

Washington DukeWashington Duke
American
W. Brett WilsonW. Brett Wilson
Canadian

Stephen GirardStephen Girard
French, American

Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
British
Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
American

George DaytonGeorge Dayton
American
Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
American

Todd WagnerTodd Wagner
American

Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
Chinese

Paul ReuterPaul Reuter
German
Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese
Italian

Niklas ZennströmNiklas Zennström
Swedish

George W. JenkinsGeorge W. Jenkins
American

Kōnosuke MatsushitaKōnosuke Matsushita
Japanese

William RosenbergWilliam Rosenberg
American
Alain SoralAlain Soral
Swiss, French

Shu UemuraShu Uemura
Japanese
Owen D. YoungOwen D. Young
American

Ed SeykotaEd Seykota
American

Jeri EllsworthJeri Ellsworth
American
Pat CrocePat Croce
American

Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
Australian
Frank LorenzoFrank Lorenzo
American

August BelmontAugust Belmont
American
Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
American

Andrew KeenAndrew Keen
American

Zach KleinZach Klein
American
Ken OlsenKen Olsen
American

Shai AgassiShai Agassi
Israeli
Gene AmdahlGene Amdahl
American