Business magnate
A business magnate (or industrialist) refers to an entrepreneur of great influence, importance, or standing in a particular enterprise or field of business. The term characteristically refers to a wea...
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Big Boys, Big Ships: The legend of the Greek tycoons
Who has the largest fleet, the longest yacht, the most beautiful women, the ultimate private island? The rivalries of the Greek shipping set once held the world in thrall, each vying to beat the other...
Big Boys, Big Ships: The legend of the Greek tycoons
Who has the largest fleet, the longest yacht, the most beautiful women, the ultimate private island? The rivalries of the Greek shipping set once held the world in thrall, each vying to beat the other...
Azim Premji
Azim Hashim Premji (born 24 July 1945) is an Indian business tycoon and philanthropist who is the chairman of Wipro Limited, guiding the company through four decades of diversification and growth to e...
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Gohar Ayub Khan
Gohar Ayub Khan (Urdu; Hindko: گوہر ایوب خان; 15 January 1937), is a Pakistani veteran politician, business oligarch, retired army officer, and conservative figure of the Pakistan Muslim League, who h...
Nikolaus Dumba
Nikolaus Dumba (24 July 1830, Vienna - 23 March 1900, Budapest) was an Austrian industrialist and liberal politician of Aromanian descent. He is considered to have been an important patron of the arts...
John Ernest Greaves
John Ernest Greaves (1847–1945) was a wealthy Welsh slate mine owner and Lord Lieutenant of Caernarvonshire.He was born at Tan-yr-allt, Tremadog, the son of John Whitehead Greaves, who had developed t...
Yiannis Latsis
Yiannis Latsis (Greek: Γιάννης Λάτσης; September 14, 1910, Katakolo – April 17, 2003, Athens), also John Spyridon Latsis, was a Greek shipping tycoon notable for his great wealth, influentia...
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Alexander Maguire
Sir Alexander Maguire (died 20 January 1947) was a British industrialist who made his fortune from match manufacturing, producing the Maguire & Patterson brand amongst others.
In 1898 J. T. Ma...
Thomas William Booker-Blakemore
Thomas William Booker-Blakemore (ne Thomas William Booker) (28 September 1801 – 7 November 1858), MP, was an industrialist, landowner, and politician.
He was born in Dudley in 1801. He was the so...
Georg Sigl
Georg Sigl (13 January 1811, Breitenfurt bei Wien - 9 May 1887, Vienna) was an Austrian mechanical engineer and entrepreneur.
Sigl studied to be a locksmith, but later moved to Berlin where, in 18...
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Mian Muhammad Latif
Mian Muhammad Latif (Urdu: میاں محمد لطیف‎) is a prominent Pakistani industrialist and businessman who is Chairman and CEO of Chenab Group and ChenOne.
Mian Muhammad Latif was born in 1...
Assassination of Thomas Ashton
The assassination of Thomas Ashton, a British industrialist and mill-owner, took place at around 7:00 p.m. on January 3, 1831. Ashton was shot dead by striking workers in Manchester as a warning to th...
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Dimitris Melissanidis
Dimitris Melissanidis (Greek: Δημήτρης Μελισσανίδης) born June 15, 1951 in Nikaia, Greece, is a Greek business shipping magnate and oil tycoon who is one of Greece's most successful businessmen. Dimit...
Vladimir Lisin
Vladimir Lisin (born 7 May 1956 in Ivanovo) is a Russian steel tycoon. He is chairman and the majority shareholder of Novolipetsk or NLMK, one of the four largest steel companies in Russia. He is a le...
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Emile Garcke
Emile Oscar Garcke (1856 – 14 November 1930) was a naturalised British electrical engineer, industrial, commercial and political entrepreneur managing director of the British Electric Traction Company...
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