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entrepreneur (noun) – A person who organises, operates, and assumes the risk for a business venture.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : 1828, “manager or promoter of a theatrical production,” reborrowing of French entrepreneur “one who undertakes or manages,” agent noun from Old French entreprendre “undertake”. The word first crossed the Channel late 15th century (Middle English entreprenour) but did not stay. Meaning “business manager” is from 1852.