Elon Musk, born in 1971 (in Pretoria, South Africa), inventor, engineer and entrepreneur, co-founder of PayPal, creator of the first viable electric car of the modern era, founder of SpaceX, the company that now has a big contract with the NASA.
By the age of 12, he sold his first commercial software, a video game, and this was the beginning of his impressive career. More on wikipedia
According to Jon Favreau, director of the Iron Man movies, Musk is the inspiration for Favreau’s and Robert Downey Jr.’s interpretation of Tony Stark.
Personal idea: If we imagine an evil version of Musk, with his intelligence and his position in the space industry, we can create a James Bond villain.