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List of notable or famous entrepreneurs from the Netherlands, with bios and photos, including the top entrepreneurs born in the Netherlands and even some popular entrepreneurs who immigrated to the Netherlands. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Dutch entrepreneurs then this list is the perfect resource for you. These entrepreneurs are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known entrepreneur from the Netherlands is included when available.

List is made up of many different people, including Victor Muller and Ben Woldring.

This historic entrepreneurs from the Netherlands list can help answer the questions "Who are some Dutch entrepreneurs of note?" and "Who are the most famous entrepreneurs from the Netherlands?" These prominent entrepreneurs of the Netherlands may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Dutch entrepreneurs.

Use this list of renowned Dutch entrepreneurs to discover some new entrepreneurs that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (11 items)
Alfred Peet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Entrepreneurs from the Netherlands
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Alfred H. Peet was a Dutch-American entrepreneur and the founder of Peet's Coffee & Tea in Berkeley, California, in 1966. He is most famous for introducing custom coffee roasting to the United States. Peet was born in Alkmaar, Netherlands, where his father ran a small coffee roastery before World ...more

Age: Died at 87 (1920-2007)

Birthplace: Alkmaar, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Profession: Businessperson, Entrepreneur

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Anton Pieter du Mée

Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Profession: Entrepreneur

Ben Woldring is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Entrepreneurs from the Netherlands
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Ben Woldring is a Dutch internet entrepreneur and millionaire from Usquert who first rose to fame in the fall of 1998 when, for a school assignment, he made a website where consumers could compare prices for mobile phone services. As a result, he appeared on television programmes like Kassa and the ...more

Age: 32

Birthplace: Groningen, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Profession: Entrepreneur

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Dirk Scheringa is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Entrepreneurs from the Netherlands
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Age: 65

Birthplace: Grijpskerk, Netherlands

Profession: Entrepreneur

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