Michael Dell

Updated: 12/30/2019 by Computer Hope
Michael Dell

Name: Michael Saul Dell

Born: February 23, 1965, in Houston, Texas, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American business magnate and the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Dell Inc.
  • He is the 44th richest person in the world, with a net worth of $14.6 billion in 2011.

Significant publications

  • Direct from Dell: Strategies That Revolutionized an Industry (1999).

Honors and awards

  • "Entrepreneur of the Year" (at age 24) from Inc. magazine.
  • "Top CEO in American Business" from Worth magazine.
  • "CEO of the Year" from Financial World, Industry Week and Chief Executive magazines.