List of famous it & software professionals with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Information Technology (IT) and Software is a fairly recent phenomenon in the field of business. IT is a term commonly associated with computers and computer networks, and also encompasses other information distribution technologies. Entrepreneurship in IT and software has contributed to business growth and development tremendously over the past few years. This field is also closely related to ecommerce, the internet business concept that revolutionized the way business is conducted all over the world. Several other industries like telecom, computer services, electronics and computer hardware are also related areas. Business people dealing in IT and software entrepreneurship have to adopt strategies that are different from other businesses that deal with products and services. This field is a very wide one which encompasses everything from online shopping, ecommerce, and software development to website development and web content creation. Several ambitious businessmen have built profitable ventures in this field as it allows for enormous economies of scale. Of course, there are inherent risks in this business as advancements in technologies take place at such a fast rate, but astute and alert businessmen have the ability to convert these threats into lucrative opportunities. This section gives you a collection of biographies and timelines that provide you with information about the various business people in the field of IT & Software.

Bill Gates Bill Gates
American

Steve Jobs Steve Jobs
American

Sundar Pichai Sundar Pichai
Indian, American

Jack Dorsey Jack Dorsey
American

Jack Ma Jack Ma
Chinese

Larry Page Larry Page
American
Peter Thiel Peter Thiel
German, New Zealander, American

Paul Allen Paul Allen
American

Jawed Karim Jawed Karim
German, American
Sergey Brin Sergey Brin
Russian, American

Gary Vaynerchuk Gary Vaynerchuk
Belarusian, American

Ross Perot Ross Perot
American

Gabe Newell Gabe Newell
American

Steve Chen Steve Chen
American
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Kim Dotcom Kim Dotcom
German, Finnish

Jan Koum Jan Koum
American

Vint Cerf Vint Cerf
American

Jerry Yang Jerry Yang
American

Apoorva Mehta Apoorva Mehta
Indian, American

Kai-Fu Lee Kai-Fu Lee
Taiwanese
An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

Matt Haag Matt Haag
American

Jeremy BloomJeremy Bloom
American

Marc AndreessenMarc Andreessen
American

Mike KriegerMike Krieger
Brazilian
Edsger W. DijkstraEdsger W. Dijkstra
Netherlands Antilles, Dutch

Biz StoneBiz Stone
American
Neil BushNeil Bush
American

Paul BuchheitPaul Buchheit
American

Hiroyuki NishimuraHiroyuki Nishimura
Japanese
Gottfrid SvartholmGottfrid Svartholm
Swedish

Louis V. Gerstner Jr.Louis V. Gerstner Jr.
American
Sanjeev BikhchandaniSanjeev Bikhchandani
Indian

Brandon WadeBrandon Wade
American

Gene AmdahlGene Amdahl
American
John DehlinJohn Dehlin
American

Patrick Joseph McGovernPatrick Joseph McGovern
American
Jason FriedJason Fried
American

Ahn Cheol-SooAhn Cheol-Soo
South Korean

Edward M. LiddyEdward M. Liddy
American