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List of the most notable and famous Managing Directors in the world, with photos when available. Most prominent Managing Directors worldwide and top Managing Directors in America can be found on this list ordered by their level of prominence,. From reputable Managing Directors to the lesser known Managing Directors in history and today, these are the top Managing Directors in their field, and should answer the question "who are the most famous Managing Directors in the world?". The list you're viewing is made up of people like Bill Ernest and Nick Raphael. You can use this factual list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to. (47 Items)
Mukesh Ambani is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Managing Directors
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Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian business magnate who is the chairman, managing director and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited, a Fortune Global 500 company and India's second most valuable company by market value. He holds a 44.7% stake in the company. He is the elder son of ...more

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Age: 59

Birthplace: Aden, Yemen

Profession: Businessperson

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Gabe Newell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Managing Directors
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Gabe Logan Newell is the co-founder and managing director of video game development and online distribution company Valve Corporation. ...more

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Age: 54

Profession: Businessperson, Video Game Producer, Entrepreneur

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Steve Jurvetson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Managing Directors
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Steven T. J├╝rvetson (born in Arizona, USA, March 1, 1967) is a Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ). He was a Venture Capitalist (VC) investor in Hotmail, Interwoven, and Kana. He also led the firm's investments in Tradex and Cyras (acquired by Ariba and Ciena, ...more

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Age: 50

Birthplace: Arizona, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Venture capitalist

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Kishore Biyani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Managing Directors
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Kishore Biyani


Kishore Biyani, belongs to a trading family from Rajasthan settled in Mumbai for more than 60 years now. He was never interested in studies but did complete his commerce graduation and always had ambition of making it big in business. He didnt join the family trading business but rather than tried ...more

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Age: 55

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

Profession: Businessperson

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Byrraju Ramalinga Raju


Ramalinga Raju was the former chairman of Satyam Computer Services from 1987 and till 7 January 2009, stepping down admitting to embezzlement of financial figures of the company to the tune of Rs 71.36 billion, including Rs 50.40 billion of non-existent cash and bank balances. ...more

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Bhimavaram, India

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Timothy C. Draper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Managing Directors
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Timothy Cook "Tim" Draper is an American venture capital investor, and 1985 founder of the firm that would become Draper Fisher Jurvetson. Draper is also the founder of Draper University. In July 2014, Draper received wide coverage for his purchase at a US Marshals Service auction of seized Bitcoins ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Actor

Credits: Sidekicks

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Anand Mahindra is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Managing Directors
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Anand Mahindra


Anand Mahindra is the chairman and managing director of Mahindra Group. His grandfather JC Mahindra co-founded the company in Mumbai, India. Founded as a steel trading company, the Group today has a presence in multiple sectors from agribusiness to aerospace. It is considered to be one of the most ...more

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

Profession: Businessperson

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Kalanithi Maran is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Managing Directors
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Kalanithi Maran is an Indian media baron who is the chairman and managing director of Sun Group, which was the most profitable television network in Asia. In June 2010, he acquired Spice Jet which was the most profitable airlines in India. Later on 15th January 2015, he exited from Spicejet and ...more

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Age: 52

Birthplace: Chennai, India

Profession: Entrepreneur, Film Producer

Credits: Endhiran

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