Zhang Zhidong is also called Tony Zhang. He is a Chinese business in the Computer Science industry. Zhang Zhidong was one of the co-founders of Tencent Holdings Ltd in Shenzhen, China. He worked there as the Chief Technology Officer and Executive Director. Tencent Holdings Ltd. is a China social and Internet heavyweight. It excels in making free messaging services that attracted billions of users. Zhang Zhidong worked for Tencent for sixteen years until he resigned in September 2014. After that, not much is known about Zhang Zhidong. Personal...

Gong Hongjia is an outstanding, Chinese entrepreneur and investor. He is the founder, Vice Chairman and largest shareholder of Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology in China. This firm is the world’s largest supplier of video surveillance products. The firm provides equipments such as cameras, video recorders and others. Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology has over 15,000 employees. Early Life and Education Gong Hongjia was born in Zhejiang, a province in eastern China, in 1965. During his school days, he preferred to literature...

Wei Jianjun is a Chinese businessman. He is currently the Chairman of the Great Wall Motors, the largest Chinese SUV manufacturer. He had taken over the debt-infested Company in 1990 when he was twenty six years. Wei converted the same Company to the Great Wall Automobile Industry Company. Early Life and Education Wei Jianjun was born in 1964. He moved to Baoding, Hebei, China and has his resident there. His father left the People’s Liberation Army to start his business in industrial equipment. Wei dropped out of University to...

Gautam Adani  is an Indian billionaire businessman. He is the Chairman and founder of Adani Group that deals with various sectors. Businesses include coal trading, coal mining, oil gas exploration, gas distribution, power generation and transmission. Also, ports, logistics, agriculture and edible oils. Gautam Adani is known to be very close with the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Modi had offered Adani several big projects which came into question when Modi was Gujarat’s Chief Minister. Adani has made himself much due to the...

Marc Rowan is another cofounder of Apollo Global Management. This is a private equity Company that is worth billions of US dollars. The Apollo Global Management firm became public in 2011. Marc sold a large number of shares. It was more than the other fellow founders – Leon Black and Joshua Harris. Marc Rowan used the cash to commence a billion dollar family investment firm named RWN Management. This firm would specialise in purchasing a series of real estate. Early Life and Education Marc Rowan was born on 19th August 1962 to...

Jim Irsay became 100% owner of Indianapolis Colts after Robert Irsay’s death in 1997. Jim completed his degree in broadcast journalism from SMU. He played in football team as a walk-on till he was injured. He started working for Colts. Jim became the NFL franchise’s General Manager. After he took over, Colts became more noticeably and successful. Colts won 14 season notches. This even includes the Super Bowl win in 2006. Early Life and Education of Jim James “Jim” Isray was born on 13th June 1959 in Lincolnwood, Illinois,...

William Edward “Bill” Haslam is an American politician and businessman. He is the 49th and present Governor of Tennessee. Bill is a member of the Republican Party. In 2010, he was elected as the Governor and sworn in on 15th January 2011. Early Life and Education of Bill Bill was born on 23rd August 1958 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Bill was one of the three children. Bill attended Webb School of Knoxville, where he was active in the Christian group Young Life (from 2011). He graduated with BA in History from Emory University...

American Joshua Harris is one of the senior managing directors of Apollo Global Management. This is one of the world’s largest alternative investment firms founded by Josh, Leon Black and Mark Rowan. Joshua owns New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League, Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association. Joshua owns 18% stake in Crystal Palace FC of the English Premier League. Personal Life of Joshua In 1965, Joshua “Josh” Harris was born to a Jewish family. He was raised in Chevy Chase, Maryland. He attended...

Bharat Desai is an American citizen. Both Bharat Desai and his wife Neerja Sethi founded the Syntel Inc. Bharat is the Chairman of the Company. Syntel is an IT consulting and outsourcing Company. Initially, the couple started their Company from their apartment in Troy, Michigan. Early Life and Education Bharat Desai was born in 1953 in Kenya. He was raise in Mombasa, Kenya and in Ahmadabad, India. He took his Bachelor of Technology degree in electrical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. In 1976, he went to the US...

John W. Brown was born in Tennessee, United States at 1934, September. By birth he was not the richest kid in the town. His parents were farmers, the wealth and fame he achieved today is from his own hard works. Early Life and Education John completed his graduation in chemical engineering from the University of Auburn in 1957. After completing his studies he joined Ormet as his first job as an Engineer. Later on he joined different firm and companies. In the year 1977 he joined Stryker Company Corporation that invented cast cutting...

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