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

Damon DashDamon Dash
American

Joan KrocJoan Kroc
American
Raj KundraRaj Kundra
British
Brock PierceBrock Pierce
American

Levi RootsLevi Roots
British

Theo PaphitisTheo Paphitis
British

Duncan BannatyneDuncan Bannatyne
British
John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
German, American

Bill RancicBill Rancic
American
Wally AmosWally Amos
American

Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow
American

Henry J. KaiserHenry J. Kaiser
American
Hilary DeveyHilary Devey
British

Dorabji TataDorabji Tata
Indian
Caroline ManzoCaroline Manzo
American

Mike IlitchMike Ilitch
American

James Buchanan DukeJames Buchanan Duke
American
Paul SniderPaul Snider
Canadian
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Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
American
Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese

Adi GodrejAdi Godrej
Indian

Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German

David PackardDavid Packard
American
Alan BondAlan Bond
Australian

Rachel ElnaughRachel Elnaugh
British

Tony FadellTony Fadell
American

Akio MoritaAkio Morita
Japanese

David FiloDavid Filo
American
Preston TuckerPreston Tucker
American

Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
German
André BalazsAndré Balazs
American

Aurelio De LaurentiisAurelio De Laurentiis
Italian

Peter GuberPeter Guber
American
Michael TeutulMichael Teutul
American

Trip HawkinsTrip Hawkins
American
Fusajiro YamauchiFusajiro Yamauchi
Japanese

Clive SinclairClive Sinclair
British

Art ModellArt Modell
American

Masaru IbukaMasaru Ibuka
Japanese

Morris ChangMorris Chang
Chinese, Taiwanese, American
Raj RajaratnamRaj Rajaratnam
Indian, American

John Francis DodgeJohn Francis Dodge
American

Mike HarringtonMike Harrington
American

Washington DukeWashington Duke
American
Kevin RoseKevin Rose
American
Mohan Singh OberoiMohan Singh Oberoi
Indian

Stephen GirardStephen Girard
French, American

W. Brett WilsonW. Brett Wilson
Canadian

Peter GatienPeter Gatien
Canadian
John KlugeJohn Kluge
German, American

Steve StouteSteve Stoute
American
Robert FriedlandRobert Friedland
American

Leo LaporteLeo Laporte
American

Simon WoodroffeSimon Woodroffe
British
Jack TramielJack Tramiel
Polish, American

Kōnosuke MatsushitaKōnosuke Matsushita
Japanese
Lim Goh TongLim Goh Tong
Chinese

James ChanosJames Chanos
American

Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese
Italian
Gerald RonsonGerald Ronson
British

Robert IrsayRobert Irsay
American
Todd WagnerTodd Wagner
American

William RosenbergWilliam Rosenberg
American

George W. JenkinsGeorge W. Jenkins
American

Alain SoralAlain Soral
Swiss, French
George DaytonGeorge Dayton
American

Niklas ZennströmNiklas Zennström
Swedish

Kazushige NojimaKazushige Nojima
Japanese

Geoffrey EdelstenGeoffrey Edelsten
Australian

Pat CrocePat Croce
American
Ed SeykotaEd Seykota
American

Shu UemuraShu Uemura
Japanese
August BelmontAugust Belmont
American

Madman MuntzMadman Muntz
American

Frank LorenzoFrank Lorenzo
American
Ken OlsenKen Olsen
American

Jeri EllsworthJeri Ellsworth
American
Owen D. YoungOwen D. Young
American

Shai AgassiShai Agassi
Israeli
Zach KleinZach Klein
American

Andrew KeenAndrew Keen
American

Gene AmdahlGene Amdahl
American
Paul MaritzPaul Maritz
South African

Bill HewlettBill Hewlett
American
Brian WongBrian Wong
Canadian