“Effective philanthropy requires a lot of time and creativity – the same kind of focus and skills that building a business requires.” – Bill Gates
William Henry ‘Bill’ Gates III is an American business magnate, philanthropist, investor, computer programmer, and inventor. Bill Gates originally established his reputation as the co-founder of Microsoft, the world’s largest PC software company. During his career at Microsoft, Bill Gates held the positions of chairman, CEO and chief software architect, and was also the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. He has also authored and co-authored several books.