Definition of technopreneur in English:

technopreneur

noun

  • (especially in South and SE Asia) a person who sets up a business concerned with computers or similar technology.

    • ‘Many of these technopreneurs are mobilising interests and utilising the Internet to also cater and manufacture services for diasporic, displaced and elite people.’
    • ‘The Member of Parliament and technopreneur saw enough potential in the company four years ago to pump in US $1.5 million.’
    • ‘Such is the sacrifice that the technopreneur has had to make as he tries to reinvent data delivery on mobile phones as well as the practice of global marketing.’

Origin

1990s: blend of techno- and entrepreneur.

Pronunciation

technopreneur

/ˈtɛknəʊprənəː//ˌtɛknəʊprəˈnəː/