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Bill Gates

A computer developer and entrepreneur and one of the richest people in the world. He became involved in computing in the middle and late 1970s and founded Microsoft. He was instrumental in developing DOS and the Windows operating systems. Gates helped make the personal computer accessible and affordable for most people, which revolutionized education, business, and many other fields. He also founded the Gates Foundation, a philanthropic organization.
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In contrast to the conventional ways that business provides products and services in developed markets, selling to BoP consumers requires companies to experiment with new business models and ways of addressing what Anderson & Billou (2007) term the 4As--awareness, availability, affordability and acceptability:
Suddenly blessed with a Panaflex camera and all the ingredients of gaffer-and-grip heaven, Kubrick and his buddies cast and shoot their own version of Romeo and Juliet starring the local college-bound Arab babe Soraya (Karina Testa) opposite jovial dealmaker Billou (Lorant Deutsch), with half the neighborhood as support.
00) but Bill Smith's newcomer Billou Al Maury is preferred to Gill Duffield's Sophie du Loup in a competitive maiden.