Did you hear this name before ‘Elon Musk’? if you pay attention to science technology or space travel so you must have heard his name before. Elon Musk is the man of modern times he has dreams and ambitions about space traveling and exploring space.
Who is Elen Musk
Elon Reeve Musk was born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa, he was a smart kid At age 10, he developed an interest in computing with the Commodore VIC-20, and by the age of 12, he began teaching himself computer programming.
At age 17, in 1989, Elon Musk moved to Canada to attend Queen’s University, avoiding mandatory service in the South African military. In 1992 he started studying business and physics at the University of Pennsylvania.
Then he graduated with an undergraduate degree in economics and stayed for a second bachelor’s degree in physics. After that, he went to Stanford University in California to pursue a Ph.D. in energy physics.
Elon Musk and the begging
The beginning of Musk was good In 1999, he founded X.com, which is an online financial services and payments company. An X.com acquisition the following year led to the creation of PayPal as it is known today, and in October 2002, PayPal was acquired by eBay for $1.5 billion in stock.
Elon Musk: Man of modern times
Musk founded Space Exploration Technologies Corp or SpaceX, in May of 2002, and he becomes a millionaire at his 20s. The company bills itself as an aerospace manufacturer and transport services company, with Musk heading it up as CEO and lead designer.
SpaceX is in Hawthorne, California, and boasts 7,000 employees. Professing to “design, manufacture and launch advanced rockets and spacecraft, also one of the firm’s most recent ventures was to send a tiny “kid-sized” submarine to help extract the Thai soccer team from the watery caves in which they’ve been trapped.
Elon Musk and Tesla
Musk founded another company after one year from SpaceX it is a multinational company called Tesla an EV and solar panel manufacturer. He is involved in the company as CEO and product architect.
The multinational company is based in Palo Alto. Tesla is no modest enterprise, with 37,500 employees on the payroll. the company had produced over 100,000 vehicles.
Elon Musk and The Boring Company
Musk founded another firm in 2016 called Boring Company it is an infrastructure and tunnel construction company. The Boring Company is 90% owned by Elon Musk, SpaceX was given 6% equity for the use of its resources when The Boring Company was starting up.
Elon Musk and Other enterprises
Musk has another enterprise such as the SolarCity, a solar energy services company and a subsidiary of Tesla, in addition to OpenAI, a nonprofit that aims to promote research into friendly artificial intelligence.
In 2013 Musk unveiled a concept for a high-speed transportation system incorporating reduced pressure tubes in which pressurized capsules ride on an air cushion driven by linear induction motors and air compressors.
In 2016, Musk co-founded Neuralink, a neurotechnology startup company to integrate the human brain with artificial intelligence. The company is centered on creating devices that can be implanted in the human brain, with the eventual purpose of helping human beings merge with software.
Finally, you can love Elon or hate him but it is hard not to take him as a successful man with a 20.9 billion dollar.