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List of famous male managing directors, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male managing directors list contains the most prominent and top males known for being managing directors. There are thousand of males working as managing directors in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic managing directors have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a managing director then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all male managing directors, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male managing directors?" and "Who are the best male managing directors?"
Mukesh Ambani is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male 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 the late Dhirubhai Ambani and the brother of Anil Ambani. RIL deals mainly in refining, petrochemicals, and in the oil and gas sectors. Reliance Retail Ltd., another subsidiary, is the largest retailer in India. In 2014, he was ranked 36 on Forbes list of the world's most powerful people and in 2010, he was included in Forbes's list of "68 people who matter most". As of 2013, he is India's richest ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: Aden, Yemen

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Gabe Newell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male 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

Age: 55

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Steve Jurvetson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male 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, respectively). Current Board seats include NeoPhotonics, SpaceX, Synthetic Genomics, Tesla Motors and Wowd. Jurvetson graduated from Dallas' St. Mark's School of Texas in 1985. At Stanford University, Jurvetson finished his degree in electrical engineering in 2.5 years and graduated #1 in his class. He then earned an M.S. in electrical engineering and an M.B.A., also from Stanford. As a consultant with Bain & ...more

Age: 51

Birthplace: Arizona, United States of America

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Kishore Biyani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male 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 out different things on his own, like readymade garments, textile production, creating brands before he ventured in retail business of selling garments. The initial years were really difficult for him both in establishing his brands and finding sources to fund his bold initiatives. Pantaloon went public in 1992 in order to fund their expansion plans. The IPO size was just Rs2.25 crores (Rs 22.5 ...more

Age: 56

Birthplace: Mumbai, India