Ren Zhengfei

1944 - Today

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Ren Zhengfei (Chinese: 任正非; born 25 October 1944) is a Chinese entrepreneur and engineer who is the founder and CEO of Huawei Technologies, the world's largest manufacturer of telecommunications equipment and second largest manufacturer of smartphones. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ren Zhengfei has received more than 1,210,232 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Ren Zhengfei is the 135th most popular businessperson (down from 134th in 2019), the 341st most popular biography from China (up from 370th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Ren Zhengfei ranks 135 out of 601Before him are Ron Dennis, Roy O. Disney, Johns Hopkins, François Pinault, Armand Peugeot, and Iwasaki Yatarō. After him are Martha Stewart, Lamine Diack, Reed Hastings, Johann Friedrich Böttger, Larry Silverstein, and Jawed Karim.

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Among people born in 1944, Ren Zhengfei ranks 98Before him are Coluche, Ian McDiarmid, Keith Emerson, Gianni Morandi, Karin Schubert, and Makoto Kobayashi. After him are Roger Scruton, Peter Tosh, Michelle Phillips, Erwin Neher, W. G. Sebald, and Patrick Depailler.

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In China

Among people born in China, Ren Zhengfei ranks 341 out of 1,392Before him are Shi Nai'an (1296), Yu Jin (200), Gongsun Zan (null), Yoshiko Yamaguchi (1920), Su Song (1020), and Zeng Guofan (1811). After him are Pang De (170), Emperor Zhaozong of Tang (867), Shitao (1642), Mao Anying (1922), Zhiyi (538), and Emperor Muzong of Tang (795).


Among businesspeople born in China, Ren Zhengfei ranks 3Before him are Jack Ma (1964) and Li Ka-shing (1928). After him are Rebiya Kadeer (1946), Morris Chang (1931), Jimmy Lai (1948), Ma Huateng (1971), Lei Jun (1969), Lee Shau-kee (1929), Wang Jianlin (1954), Henry Luce (1898), and Li Ning (1963).