Entrepreneurship Slideshares

8 successful tech moguls who made it big

STEVE JOBS- Apple Dropping out at the age of 19, he made what Apple is today. Sadly cancer got the best of him, but that never stopped him to create the iPod and then the iPhone, till finally he gave up to the illness.

BILL Gates- Microsoft The richest man in the world dropped out of college at the age of 20 and made Microsoft a leading PC and laptop OS brand. Till date it is the most widely used PC operating system.

Michael Dell- Dell The world loves the laptops and PC’s his company produces. He left college at the age of 19 and worked his way to make a brand, which has supplied everything from desktops to servers to the world.

Evan Williams- Twitter Tweet well and people will follow. Evan left education when he was just 20 and worked hard to make billions of dollars, and a web social platform (Twitter) loved by all.

Travis Kalanick- Uber Uber is not just a concept available in USA. Countries like India and Australia also have Uber. People do not call for a taxi or cab now, they call for an Uber and Travis who dropped out of college at the age of 21 is to be blamed for this culture.

Larry Ellison- Oracle Larry shifted his focus from education to work when he was just 20. He successfully runs Oracle and is also a billionaire.

Jan Koum- WhatsApp Everyone knows the story of how Facebook acquired WhatsApp for billions of dollars. He was just 21 when he dropped out of college.

Mark Zuckerberg- Facebook When he was in Harvard, he made the biggest Social network in the form of Facebook. The billionaire dropped out of college at the age of 20.