Quiz 039: Famous Entrepreneurs Quiz

Questions

01.)Who was the  American biochemist and Confederate States Army veteran who is best known as the inventor of Coca-Cola?

02.) He is an Indian billionaire business magnate, and the chairman, managing director, and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Ltd.A Fortune Global 500 company and India’s most valuable company by market value.He is the richest person in Asia with a net worth of US$81.1 billion, and as of October 2020.Name him?

03.) This American businessman formed Standard Oil Company in 1870, and amassed a fortune from petroleum. When he retired in 1897, he had become the first American to amass a billion dollars, and the richest man in the world. He spent the last 40 years of his life developing a systematic approach of targeted philanthropy, with foundations that had a major effect on medicine, education and scientific research. In this process, he gave away most of his money to charities, keeping only 20 million dollars for himself before his death in 1937. Who was he?

04.) Founded in 1975, Zara is one of the largest fashion retailing chains in the world and is owned by Inditex Group. Name the Spanish Billionaire who is the founder of Zara, and who is currently among the top ten billionaires in the world?

05.) Name the key founder who in 2006 founded the leading social networking site “twitter” which handled an average of 1.6 billion search queries per day?

06.) He was an American industrialist and business magnate, By creating the first automobile that middle-class Americans could afford, he converted the automobile from an expensive curiosity into an accessible conveyance that profoundly impacted the landscape of the 20th century.Name him?

07.) He is famous fashion designer, best known for the Ralph Lauren Corporation, The maker of the world famous clothing brand “Polo” . He has become well known for his collection of rare automobiles, some of which have been displayed in museum exhibits. Who is he?

08.)  He is Nepal’s first billionaire to be featured in Forbes billionaires list, but built most of his fortune overseas. He has a controlling stake in Nepal’s Nabil Bank and a string of luxury hotels with India’s Taj hotel chain. Name him?

09.) He is a Mexican business magnate, who is the chairman of Telmex is a Mexican telecommunications company headquartered in Mexico City that provides telecommunications products and services in Mexico. He accounts for 40% of the listings on the Mexican Stock Exchange, while his net worth is equivalent to about 6 percent of Mexico’s gross domestic product.Who is he?

10.) He is a Hong Kong business magnate who is the world’s leading port investor, developer, and operator of the largest health and beauty retailer in Asia and Europe. His conglomerate company Cheung Kong Holdings is influential in many sectors of the Hong Kong economy and made up 4% of the aggregate market capitalisation of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.Name him?

Answers

01.) John Pemberton

02.) Mukesh Ambani

03.) John D Rockefeller

04.) Amancio Ortega

05.) Jack Dorsey

06.) Henry Ford

07.) Ralph Lauren

08.) Binod Chaudhary

09.) Carlos Slim Helu

10.) Li Ka-shing

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