Find out more about the greatest German Business People, including Oskar Schindler, Friedrich Engels, Mayer Amschel Rothschild, Adolf Dassler and Otto Frank.
Oskar SchindlerOskar Schindler
28 April 1908
 
Peter ThielPeter Thiel
11 October 1967
Co-founder of PayPal

Hugo BossHugo Boss
08 July 1885
Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur

Jawed KarimJawed Karim
28 October 1979
Co-Founder of YouTube

Otto FrankOtto Frank
12 May 1889
Father of Anne Frank

Karl BenzKarl Benz
25 November 1844
Entrepreneur
Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
21 January 1974
Entrepreneur, Programmer, Hacker

Ferdinand PorscheFerdinand Porsche
03 September 1875
Founder of Porsche Automobile Company

Uwe BollUwe Boll
22 June 1965
Restaurateur
Mayer Amschel RothschildMayer Amschel Rothschild
23 February 1744
Banker

Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
26 March 1898
Entrepreneur
Susanne KlattenSusanne Klatten
28 April 1962
Businesswoman

William BoeingWilliam Boeing
01 October 1881
Founder of Boeing Company

Jakob FuggerJakob Fugger
06 March 1459
Entrepreneur, Banker

Corinna SchumacherCorinna Schumacher
02 March 1969
Michael Schumacher's Wife

Werner von SiemensWerner von Siemens
13 December 1816
Inventor
Dietmar HoppDietmar Hopp
26 April 1940
Entrepreneur

Adolf DasslerAdolf Dassler
03 November 1901
entrepreneur, politician

Levi StraussLevi Strauss
26 February 1829
American-German businessman

John Jacob AstorJohn Jacob Astor
17 July 1763
Entrepreneur
Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
28 March 1922
Entrepreneur

Marcus Prinz von AnhaltMarcus Prinz von Anhalt
20 December 1969
socialite, nightclub owner
Albert GöringAlbert Göring
09 March 1895
Mechanical engineer

Barbara OrbisonBarbara Orbison
10 January 1950
Record producer, Music publisher, Composer

Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht
20 February 1920
Entrepreneur
Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
04 February 1897
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Sebastian ThrunSebastian Thrun
14 May 1967
Computer scientist
Carl LaemmleCarl Laemmle
17 January 1867
Filmmaker

Ferdinand von ZeppelinFerdinand von Zeppelin
08 July 1838
Aviator, Officer, Balloonist

Walther FunkWalther Funk
18 August 1890
Journalist, Banker, Economist, Politician
Robert BoschRobert Bosch
23 September 1861
Entrepreneur, Inventor, Artisan

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Eike BatistaEike Batista
03 November 1956
Businessperson
John KlugeJohn Kluge
21 September 1914
Entrepreneur

Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und HalbachAlfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach
13 August 1907
Industrialist

Steve ShirleySteve Shirley
16 September 1933
Computer scientist, Feminist

Adolf MerckleAdolf Merckle
18 March 1934
Entrepreneur
Axel A. WeberAxel A. Weber
08 March 1957
Economist, Banker, University teacher
Paul ReuterPaul Reuter
21 July 1816
Journalist, Writer, Publisher

Amschel Mayer RothschildAmschel Mayer Rothschild
12 June 1773
Banker

Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und HalbachGustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach
07 August 1870
Banker, Diplomat

Alfred HerrhausenAlfred Herrhausen
30 January 1930
Banker
Axel SpringerAxel Springer
02 May 1912
Journalist

Henry E. SteinwayHenry E. Steinway
15 February 1797
Piano Manufacturer

Albert LaskerAlbert Lasker
01 May 1880
Businessman

Carl von LindeCarl von Linde
11 June 1842
Scientist

Carl Mayer von RothschildCarl Mayer von Rothschild
24 April 1788
Banker
Friedrich BayerFriedrich Bayer
06 June 1825
Businessman

Reinhard MohnReinhard Mohn
29 June 1921
Entrepreneur
Matthias RathMatthias Rath
1955 AD
physician, conspiracy theorist

Carl HagenbeckCarl Hagenbeck
10 June 1844
Merchant

Hugo EckenerHugo Eckener
10 August 1868
Aeronautical engineer
Henry VillardHenry Villard
10 April 1835
Journalist

Hugo StinnesHugo Stinnes
12 February 1870
Industrialist
Anton FlettnerAnton Flettner
01 November 1885
Engineer

Friedrich FlickFriedrich Flick
10 July 1883
Industrialist

Mathias DöpfnerMathias Döpfner
15 January 1963
Businessman

Friedrich WeyerhäuserFriedrich Weyerhäuser
21 November 1834
Business person

Bernd PischetsriederBernd Pischetsrieder
15 February 1948
Engineer
Klaus Johann JacobsKlaus Johann Jacobs
03 December 1936
Billionaire

Barthold Georg NiebuhrBarthold Georg Niebuhr
27 August 1776
Statesman

Fritz von OpelFritz von Opel
04 May 1899
Industrialist

Nathan Meyer RothschildNathan Meyer Rothschild
16 September 1777
Banker
Tobias LutkeTobias Lutke
16 July 1980
Businessperson

Glikl of HamelnGlikl of Hameln
1646 AD
Businesswomen
Uli HoeneßUli Hoeneß
05 January 1952
Footballer

Walter O'MalleyWalter O'Malley
09 October 1903
Sports Executive