Gil Amelio

Gil Amelio

Gilbert Frank Amelio (born March 1, 1943, in New York City) is an American technology executive. He grew up in Miami, Florida and received a bachelor's degree, master's degree, and Ph.D. in physics from the Georgia Institute of Technology. While at Georgia Tech, Amelio was a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. Amelio worked at Bell Labs, Fairchild Semiconductor, and the semiconductor division of Rockwell International but is best remembered as a former CEO of National Semiconductor and Apple. Amelio was CEO of National Semiconductor from May 27, 1991, to February 2, 1996. During his tenure at National Semiconductor, Amelio cut costs and returned the company to profitability.

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Gil Amelio - Post-Apple Career
... Since 1998 Amelio has been a venture capitalist focusing on early-stage startups ... In February 2001 Amelio became CEO of Advanced Communications Technologies (ADC) ... Amelio is a former director and chairman of the Semiconductor Industry Association ...
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... In 1996, Michael Spindler was replaced by Gil Amelio as CEO ... Gil Amelio made many changes at Apple, including extensive layoffs ... first with the Taligent project, then later with Copland and Gershwin, Amelio chose to purchase NeXT and its NeXTSTEP operating system, bringing Steve Jobs ...