#2586 Overall Influence

Phil Knight

American billionaire and co-founder of Nike

About

Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Philip Hampson Knight is an American billionaire businessman. He is the co-founder and chairman emeritus of Nike, Inc., and was previously chairman and CEO of the company. As of July 23, 2020, Knight was ranked by Forbes as the 24th richest person in the world, with an estimated net worth of US$50.7 billion. He is also the owner of the stop motion film production company Laika. Knight is a graduate of the University of Oregon and Stanford Graduate School of Business. He ran track under coach Bill Bowerman at the University of Oregon, with whom he would co-found Nike.

Source: Wikipedia

Published Works

Metadata from Crossref logo

Other Resources

Schools

What schools is this person affiliated with?

Oregon State University

Public research university in Corvallis, Oregon, United States

University of Oregon

Public research university in Eugene, Oregon, USA

Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

Notable Works

What contributions to academia has this person made?

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#117 World Rank
Business
#4279312 World Rank
Physics
#4815940 World Rank
Literature
#5581474 World Rank
Chemistry
#7015475 World Rank
Biology