Bron in 1971 Elon Musk is undoubtedly is one of the most influential personalities of this century. Once known as the co-founder of PayPal, Elon now owns some of the most advanced companies in the world. Tesla Motors, a company which makes fully electric cars are considered as one of the safest vehicles due to their very complex security algorithm and advance self-driving capabilities. According to Forbes, he is one of the richest man in the tech world. SpaceX a space transportation company has made commercial space travel and exploration considerably cheap.