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)

Damon DashDamon Dash
(American)
Al SwearengenAl Swearengen
(American)
Raj KundraRaj Kundra
(British)

Joan KrocJoan Kroc
(American)
Dan GilbertDan Gilbert
(American)
Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
(German)

Peter GuberPeter Guber
(American)
John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
(German,American)
Henry Clay FrickHenry Clay Frick
(American)

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Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
(American)
Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
(Indian,American)
Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
(American)

Bill RancicBill Rancic
(American)
Deborah MeadenDeborah Meaden
(British)
Wally AmosWally Amos
(American)

Wayne HuizengaWayne Huizenga
(American)
Ruth HandlerRuth Handler
(American)
Brock PierceBrock Pierce
(American)

Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
(British)
Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
(Japanese)
Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
(German)

Paul SniderPaul Snider
(Canadian)
Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
(Indian)
Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
(American)

Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
(American)
James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
(American)
Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
(Japanese)

Theo PaphitisTheo Paphitis
(British)
Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
(American)
David PackardDavid Packard
(American)

Levi RootsLevi Roots
(British)
David FiloDavid Filo
(American)
Alan BondAlan Bond
(Australian)

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Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
(American)
Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
(American)
Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
(Indian)

Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
(American)
Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
(British)
Art ModellArt Modell
(American)

Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
(German)
Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
(Australian)
André BalazsAndré Balazs
(American)

Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
(British)
Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
(Italian)
John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
(American)

Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
(American)
Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
(Chinese)
Kevin RoseKevin Rose
(American)

Steve StouteSteve Stoute
(American)
Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
(British)
C. W. PostC. W. Post
(American)

James ChanosJames Chanos
(American)
Peter GatienPeter Gatien
(Canadian)
John KlugeJohn Kluge
(German,American)

Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
(American)
Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
(American)
W. Brett WilsonW. Brett Wilson
(Canadian)

Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
(American)
Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese
(Italian)
Stephen GirardStephen Girard
(French,American)

Washington DukeWashington Duke
(American)
George DaytonGeorge Dayton
(American)
Alain SoralAlain Soral
(Swiss,French)

William RosenbergWilliam Rosenberg
(American)
Niklas ZennströmNiklas Zennström
(Swedish)
George W. JenkinsGeorge W. Jenkins
(American)

Pat CrocePat Croce
(American)
Shu UemuraShu Uemura
(Japanese)
Rachel ElnaughRachel Elnaugh
(British)

Paul ReuterPaul Reuter
(German)
Brian WongBrian Wong
(Canadian)
Todd WagnerTodd Wagner
(American)

Frank LorenzoFrank Lorenzo
(American)
Jeri EllsworthJeri Ellsworth
(American)
Ed SeykotaEd Seykota
(American)

Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
(Japanese)
Andrew KeenAndrew Keen
(American)
Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
(American)

August BelmontAugust Belmont
(American)
Simon WoodroffeSimon Woodroffe
(British)
Ken OlsenKen Olsen
(American)

William Redington HewlettWilliam Redington Hewlett
(American)
Shai AgassiShai Agassi
(Israeli)
Zach KleinZach Klein
(American)

Paul MaritzPaul Maritz
(South African)
Naveen SelvaduraiNaveen Selvadurai
(Indian,American)
Paul RaymondPaul Raymond
(British)