Businessman

  • Nobel Prize: institution, award procedure and laureates
    Scientific works

    Nobel Prize: institution, award procedure and laureates

    Nobel Prizes owe their appearance to Alfred Bernharder Nobel (1833 – 1896), who distinguished himself as an inventor and industrialist. In 1895, Nobel made a will. It states, it says, that annually the income from his capital, divided into five equal parts, should be distributed in the form of bonuses.

  • Richard Branson: biography of the founder of Virgin
    Interviews and personas

    Richard Branson: biography of the founder of Virgin

    Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, commonly known as Richard Branson, is a British business tycoon and owner of the Virgin Group of Companies, which comprises over 400 businesses.

  • Walt Disney – the man of legend
    Personality

    Walt Disney – the man of legend

    Walty Elias Disney is a prime example of achieving success through a series of obstacles. He was fired, cartoons were rejected. The team in which the legendary director worked went bankrupt. Nevertheless, Disney is one of the most prominent multimillionaires in human history.

  • Jack Ma – Founder of Alibaba Group
    Interviews and personas

    Jack Ma – Founder of Alibaba Group

    Jack Ma (real name Ma Yun), the leader of the largest Chinese technology company and the permanent leader of Alibaba, left his post, giving way to his successor.

  • Mark Zuckerberg: biography of the youngest billionaire in history
    Interviews and personas

    Mark Zuckerberg: biography of the youngest billionaire in history

    Mark Elliot Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984 to a Jewish family. His ancestors were from European countries. The Zuckerbergs lived in White Plains, New York. Mark's parents are doctors: his father is a dentist and his mother is a psychiatrist. He has three sisters.