186. Henry Sa­mueli

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In 2017 alone, Sa­mueli pledged $20 mil­lion to UCLA and $200 mil­lion to UC Irvine, the school’s largest gift to date. He co­founded chip­maker Broad­com with Henry Nicholas (No. 226) in 1991. Sin­ga­pore­based Avago Tech­nolo­gies ac­quired the busi­ness in a $37 billion deal in 2015; Sa­mueli re­mains chief tech­ni­cal of­fi­cer of the com­bined com­pany, which was re­named Broad­com Lim­ited. He re­ceived his B.S., M.S. and PH.D. in elec­tri­cal en­gi­neer­ing from UCLA, and he is a pro­fes­sor at UC Irvine.

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