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

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

Ross Perot Ross Perot
American
Amar Bose Amar Bose
American

Terry Gou Terry Gou
Taiwanese

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

Damon DashDamon Dash
American

Raj KundraRaj Kundra
British
Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
German
C. W. PostC. W. Post
American

Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
British

Theo PaphitisTheo Paphitis
British

Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
American
Joan KrocJoan Kroc
American

John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
German, American
Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German

Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
American

Bill RancicBill Rancic
American
Art ModellArt Modell
American

Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
Indian
Steve StouteSteve Stoute
American

Tony FadellTony Fadell
American

Wally AmosWally Amos
American
Rachel ElnaughRachel Elnaugh
British
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Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
American
Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
American

Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
American

Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese

Levi RootsLevi Roots
British
Ruth HandlerRuth Handler
American

Brock PierceBrock Pierce
American

Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
British

Peter GuberPeter Guber
American

David PackardDavid Packard
American
Paul SniderPaul Snider
Canadian

James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
American
Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
British

Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
Italian

Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
American
Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
German

David FiloDavid Filo
American
Adi GodrejAdi Godrej
Indian

Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
British

Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
Japanese

Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
Indian, American

Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
American
Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
American

John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
American

Kevin RoseKevin Rose
American

Masaru IbukaMasaru Ibuka
Japanese
Alan BondAlan Bond
Australian
Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
Indian

Simon WoodroffeSimon Woodroffe
British

Jack TramielJack Tramiel
Polish, American

Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American
Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
Chinese

Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
American
André BalazsAndré Balazs
American

Peter GatienPeter Gatien
Canadian

John KlugeJohn Kluge
German, American
Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
American

Morris ChangMorris Chang
Chinese, Taiwanese, American
Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
American

Stephen GirardStephen Girard
French, American

Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese
Italian
Shu UemuraShu Uemura
Japanese

W. Brett WilsonW. Brett Wilson
Canadian
Todd WagnerTodd Wagner
American

James ChanosJames Chanos
American

Owen D. YoungOwen D. Young
American

George DaytonGeorge Dayton
American
Niklas ZennströmNiklas Zennström
Swedish

Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
Australian

Paul ReuterPaul Reuter
German

George W. JenkinsGeorge W. Jenkins
American

Frank LorenzoFrank Lorenzo
American
Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
Japanese

Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
American
William RosenbergWilliam Rosenberg
American

Pat CrocePat Croce
American

Washington DukeWashington Duke
American
William Redington HewlettWilliam Redington Hewlett
American

Jeri EllsworthJeri Ellsworth
American
Ken OlsenKen Olsen
American

Shai AgassiShai Agassi
Israeli
August BelmontAugust Belmont
American

Andrew KeenAndrew Keen
American

Ed SeykotaEd Seykota
American
Gene AmdahlGene Amdahl
American

Alain SoralAlain Soral
Swiss, French
Paul MaritzPaul Maritz
South African