30 AND UNDER: These are the rising stars in tech who are driving innovation

Shayanne Gal/Business Insider

Changing the world takes vision, grit, and hard work.

And it takes just enough crazy to believe you might actually pull it off.

That’s what makes the young generation of innovators so important. Chock-full of fresh ideas and optimism, today’s crop of up-and-comers aren’t wasting time waiting in line; they’re building the companies and products of the future right now.

We’ve rounded up a list of those ahead of the curve: The entrepreneurs, CEOs, and product gurus, ages 30 and under, who are driving innovation from Silicon Valley to South Africa. To be eligible for this list, the person had to have done something awesome in tech in 2018.

Business Insider combed the tech landscape, from startups and tech giants to venture capital firms and investors, to find the most interesting and noteworthy rising stars.

Click here to check out BI Prime’s list of the 30 innovators under 30 years old that you need to know about.

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