Famous People who Majored in Computer Engineering

List of famous people who majored in computer engineering, including photos when available. This list of famous computer engineering majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in computer engineering. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in computer engineering you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

This list below has a variety of people, like Larry Page and Ilan Ramon, in it.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were computer engineering majors?" and "Which famous people studied computer engineering?"

  • Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.Page is the chief executive officer of Alphabet Inc. (Google's parent company). After stepping aside as Google CEO in August 2001, in favor of Eric Schmidt, he re-assumed the role in April 2011. He announced his intention to step aside a second time in July 2015, to become CEO of Alphabet, under which Google's assets would be reorganized. Under Page, Alphabet is seeking to deliver major advancements in a variety of industries.As of June 2019, Page is the 12th-richest person in the world, with a net worth of $51.1 billion. Forbes placed him 10th in the ...more
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: East Lansing, Michigan
  • Alan Lang serves as Vice President, Engineering at Business.com, where he is responsible for managing all technology functions including development, operations, quality assurance, project management, and design. Before joining Business.com, Alan served as Vice President of Advertiser Systems Engineering at Overture Services, a Yahoo! company. In that capacity, he was responsible for managing the design, development, and operations of many of Overture's critical business systems. During his four year tenure at Overture, Alan was instrumental in developing and scaling Overture's systems to handle several hundred thousand advertisers, millions of bid changes per day, and billions ...more
  • Michael Safyan
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
    • Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Fortaleza, Brazil
  • Kurt Bollacker is an American computer scientist with a research background in the areas of machine learning, digital libraries, semantic networks, and electro-cardiographic modeling. He received a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from The University Of Texas At Austin. Bollacker spent time as a biomedical research engineer at the Duke University Medical Center where worked on electro-cardiography. He is co-creator of the CiteSeer research tool which was produced while he was a visiting researcher at the NEC Research Institute. During his tenure as Technical Director of the Internet Archive, Bollacker lead the work to create The Wayback Machine. While Chief Scientist at Metaweb Technologies ...more
  • Hatem Faheem
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
    • Age: 31
    • Birthplace: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia