Andrew Grove facts for kids
September 2, 1936
|Died||March 21, 2016
|Cause of death||Complications from Parkinson's disease|
|Education||City College of New York, B.S. chemical engineering, 1960
University of California, Berkeley Ph.D., 1963
|Occupation||Former COO, Chairman and CEO, currently senior advisor
|Known for||CEO of Intel Corporation. First COO and third employee, 1968|
|College textbook, Physics and Technology of Semiconductor Devices (1967)
Management book, Only the Paranoid Survive, (1999)
|Spouse(s)||Eva Kastan (1958-present; 2 children)|
J J Ebers Award (1974)
Andrew Stephen "Andy" Grove (András István Gróf, 2 September 1936 – 21 March 2016), was a Hungarian-born American businessman, engineer, and author. He was a science pioneer in the semiconductor industry.
He escaped from Communist-controlled Hungary at the age of 20 and moved to the United States where he finished his education. He later became CEO of Intel Corporation and helped transform the company into the world's largest manufacturer of semiconductors.
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