Joseph Anton von Maffei (1790 – 1870)

Joseph Anton von Maffei was one of the outstanding Germany engineering entrepreneurs of the ...

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Julius Maggi (1846 – 1912)

Today there are many multinational companies in the food industry. One of the entrepreneurs who ...

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Nicolae Malaxa (1884 – 1965)

In the late 1930s, Nicolae Malaxa was probably the richest man in Romania. He had built up a huge ...

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Aaron Manby (1776 – 1850)

Aaron Manby was a British ironmaster and engineer who introduced the manufacture of steam-engines to ...

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Reinhard Mannesmann (1856 – 1922)

Reinhard Mannesmann was a member of a family with deep roots in the iron-working traditions of the ...

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Guglielmo Marconi (1874 – 1937)

Marconi was both an inventor and an entrepreneur, the pioneer of radio in Europe. He was born in ...

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Jacob Cornelis van Marken (1845 – 1906)

Jacob van Marken was a pioneer in the move towards the factory production of food that took place ...

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Karl Heinrich Marx (1818 – 83)

Karl Marx’s thinking has profoundly influenced our understanding of the process of industrialisation ...

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Henry Maudslay (1771 – 1831)

Henry Maudslay made rhw machine tools that made possible the widespread percolation of engineering ...

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