Chris Hughes is widely regarded as one of the most prominent young achievers of the current century. As an extremely young entrepreneur, he has contributed to two of the most important social happenings of the last ten years. Firstly, he was a co-founder of the social networking revolution Facebook and he was also at the helm of the internet campaign for the presidential...

Dragons’ Den, American Inventor, Tycoon – these names are synonymous with Peter Jones. A British entrepreneur, Jones has business interests in a wide range of industries spanning from property, mobile phones, and leisure to television and media. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In 2009, he was appointed Commander of the Order of the British...

Simon Fuller is undoubtedly one of the most famous entrepreneurs from England. He is also a talent manager as well as a television producer. He has managed some of the famous names that include Annie Lennox, Steven Tyler, Spice Girls, Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Aloe Blacc, Amy Winehouse and Will Young, to name a few. He also managed Lewis Hamilton, Sir Bradley Wiggins...

Think of Zynga and you can’t help but think of Mark Jonathan Pincus – the co-founder of Zynga and a very well-known American Internet entrepreneur. Tribe Networks, Support.com and Freeloader, Inc were also founded by him. Zynga crossed its 1 billion mark four years after the company was founded. He has received many prestigious awards like “CEO of the Year”...

Randolph “Randy” D. Lerner is probably best known as the owner of the English Premier League football club, Aston Villa. But before 2006, he was actually the owner of the National Football League’s Cleveland Browns. In 1984, he graduated from Columbia University. He also has an LLB from Columbia Law School and is a bona fide member of New York and Columbia bar association....

  Yuri Milner is a Venture capitalist and entrepreneur from Russia. This 53 year old Russian is a very successful billionaire. He founded Digital Sky technologies and DST Global, now known as Mail.ru Group. He has invested in platforms such as Zynga, Facebook, Twitter, Spotify, Flipkart, ZocDoc, 360Buy.com, Groupon, Alibaba and Planet Labs through Mail.ru and DST...

Robert ‘Bob’ Parsons is best known as the founder of the Go Daddy group of companies, involved in web hosting. This includes the domain name registrar GoDaddy.com and reseller registrars Wild West Domains and Blue Razor Domains. Domains by Proxy, a domain privacy company and Starfield Technology, the technology development limb, are also a part of these companies. In...

Reid Hoffman is a well-known venture capitalist, entrepreneur and author. Hoffman’s name associated with brands like PayPal, Linked In and Grey lock. He was born on 5 August 1967 in Standford in California. He is one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the Silicon Valley. Hoffman was born in Stanford, but he grew up in Berkeley. During his early years, he attended...

A well-known name, Sean Parker is an entrepreneur and innovator. He was the co -founder of Facebook and the music file sharing service Napster. Sean was born in the year 1979 in Herndon, Virginia.  With an inherent his passion for computers, he started his career as a computer hacker. Parker showed his skill with computers by founding the file sharing computer service...

Vladimir Olegovich Potanin is a Russian business tycoon and oligarch. As a man who amassed his wealth from the contentious loans for share package after the collapse of Soviet Union, Potanin is said to be one of the most powerful men in Russia. Born on 3 January 1961, Potatin is worth $14.2 billion today. Potanin Family profile: Potanin Parents – Unknown Not much information...