Gil Amelio

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Birthday
1, 1943
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
1, 1943 (age 76)
Birthplace
New York

About

Executive with Apple in the 1990s who helped the company purchase NeXT from Steve Jobs.

Before Fame

He began at Bell Labs where he was part of the team that first demonstrated the charge-coupled device (CCD) and then moved to Fairchild Semiconductor in 1971.

Trivia

His leadership saw Apple's stock drop to a 12-year low.

Family Life

His parents were Elizabeth DeAngelis and Anthony Amelio.

Associated With

He co-founded Acquicor in 2005 with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and former Apple CTO Ellen Hancock.