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Which tennis players have also been businessmen?

  • Frederick Winslow Taylor
    Frederick Winslow Taylor

    Frederick Winslow Taylor (March 20 1856 to March 21 1915), the American mechanical engineer who sought to improve industrial efficiency

  • Herbert Baddeley
    Herbert Baddeley

    Herbert Baddeley (born on January 11, 1872 in Bromley - July 22, 1931 in Cannes, France), the British male tennis player and the younger one of the Baddeley twins

  • Bob Falkenburg
    Bob Falkenburg
    Bob Falkenburg

    Robert ("Bob") Falkenburg (born on January 29, 1926), the former American amateur tennis player and entrepreneur

  • Jan Leschly, born Jutland, Denmark, 11 September 1940, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Care Capital LLC, a private equity firm, since May 2000

  • John Bartlett

    John Bartlett, born John David Bartlett on 17 March 1948 in Woonona, NSW, Australia

  • John F. Bassett

    John F. Bassett (1939-May 15, 1986), the Canadian professional American football club owner and notable tennis player

  • Wilfred Baddeley (born on January 11, 1872 in Bromley - January 24, 1929 in Menton, France), the British male tennis player and the older one of the Baddeley twins

  • Ogden Phipps (November 26, 1908 - April 21, 2002), the American stockbroker, court tennis champion and Hall of Fame member, thoroughbred horse racing executive and owner/breeder, and an art collector and philanthropist

  • Mike Davies

    Mike Davies (born 9 January 1936, Swansea, Wales), the Welsh former professional tennis player

  • James Whitfield Williamson

    James Whitfield Williamson (June 12, 1925-November 15, 2008), the businessman and politician from north Caddo Parish in northwestern Louisiana, the scion of a prominent political family

  • Ion Ţiriac

    Ion Ţiriac (born 9 May 1939 in Braşov), the Romanian former tennis player and businessman

  • Carl Kempe

    Johan Carl Kempe (8 December 1884 - 8 July 1967), leader of the Swedish pulp and paper industry Mo och Domsjö AB and involved in several other companies in the large economic sphere of the Kempe family

  • Bruno Orešar

    Bruno Orešar (born April 21, 1967), the Croatian businessman and former professional tennis player who competed for Yugoslavia

  • David Lloyd, the English tennis player and businessman

  • Ernest Witty Cotton, (born Barcelona, Spain), the Anglo/Spanish footballer, tennis player and businessman

  • Ion Ţiriac

    Ion Ţiriac (born 9 May 1939 in Braşov), the Romanian former tennis player and businessman

  • Frank Renouf

    Sir Francis Henry (Frank) Renouf, (31 July 1918 - 13 September 1998), the prominent New Zealand tycoon and financier

  • James Burns, 3rd Baron Inverclyde

    James Cleland Burns, 3rd Baron Inverclyde, (14 February 1864 - 16 August 1919), second son of John Burns, the first Lord Inverclyde, and grandson of Sir George Burns, 1st Baronet, the founder of the Cunard Line

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