Elon Musk is a technology entrepreneur, investor, and engineer. He is considered one of the most important forces of innovation of the modern history of science and engineering.
He is best known as the founder, CEO, and lead designer of SpaceX, the private space company that single-handedly disrupted the economics of space flights. He is also the co-founder, CEO, and product architect of Tesla, Inc., the most recognizable brand in electric vehicles and large-scale battery production. Previously, he co-founded the iconic online payment company PayPal which he later sold to eBay.