Famous Electronics Entrepreneurs - List of Famous Electronics Entrepreneurs

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.

The Most Famous Electronics Entrepreneurs

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Terry GouOctober 8, 1950TaiwaneseTerry Gou is a Taiwanese business giant who founded the company Foxconn
Steve JobsFebruary 24, 1955AmericanSteve Jobs was a legendary figure and master of innovation who created history with his revolution in consumer electronics
Dr. DreFebruary 18, 1965AmericanDr Dre (Andre Romelle Young) is an American rapper, producer and entrepreneur
Ross PerotJune 27, 1930AmericanRoss Perot is a successful American businessman who also stood as an independent presidential candidate in the 1992 and 1996 presidential elections
Amar BoseNovember 2, 1929AmericanAmar Bose was an engineer and innovator who founded the Bose Corporation known for its high quality audio systems
Tim CookNovember 1, 1960AmericanTim Cook is an American business executive who succeeded Steve Jobs as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Apple Inc
Robert NoyceDecember 12, 1927AmericanRobert Noyce was the co-inventor of the integrated circuit
Tinchy StryderSeptember 14, 1986GhanaianTinchy Stryder is a Ghanaian-English grime vocalist and an industrialist, famously dubbed as ‘The Star in the Hood’
Gordon MooreJanuary 3, 1929AmericanGordon Moore is one of the most renowned entrepreneurs of recent times better known as the co-founder of Intel
Alexander Graham BellMarch 3, 1847Canadian, ScottishAlexander Graham Bell was a Scottish-American scientist and inventor, referred to as ‘Father of the Telephone’
An Wang

An Wang

An Wang was a Chinese-American computer engineer and inventor, who did formidable work in the field of magnetic core memory

ChineseFebruary 7, 1920119 views

Tim Cook

Tim Cook is an American business executive who succeeded Steve Jobs as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Apple Inc

Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish-American scientist and inventor, referred to as ‘Father of the Telephone’

CanadianMarch 3, 1847120 views

Robert Noyce

Robert Noyce was the co-inventor of the integrated circuit

AmericanDecember 12, 1927153 views

Gordon Moore

Gordon Moore is one of the most renowned entrepreneurs of recent times better known as the co-founder of Intel

AmericanJanuary 3, 1929124 views

Dr. Dre

Dr Dre (Andre Romelle Young) is an American rapper, producer and entrepreneur

AmericanFebruary 18, 1965297 views

Tinchy Stryder

Tinchy Stryder is a Ghanaian-English grime vocalist and an industrialist, famously dubbed as ‘The Star in the Hood’

GhanaianSeptember 14, 1986142 views

Amar Bose

Amar Bose was an engineer and innovator who founded the Bose Corporation known for its high quality audio systems

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs was a legendary figure and master of innovation who created history with his revolution in consumer electronics

AmericanFebruary 24, 1955311 views

Ross Perot

Ross Perot is a successful American businessman who also stood as an independent presidential candidate in the 1992 and 1996 presidential elections

AmericanJune 27, 1930191 views