Henry Nicholas, III.
Henry Nicholas, III. was bornon 1959 in Newport Coast, California, United States, is Cofounder, Broadcom. Henry Nicholas, III. is #673 in List Billionaires People In The World. Henry Nicholas III and business partner Henry Samueli cofounded fabless semiconductor firm Broadcom in 1991 in a Redondo Beach, Calif. condominium. In February 2016 Broadcom was acquired by Singapore-based chip firm Avago for $37 billion in cash and stock and renamed Broadcom Ltd. Nicholas retired from Broadcom in 2003 but has held onto a nearly 3% stake in the company. He is now focused on philanthropy, supporting art, education and crime victims' rights.
Carney threw out the stock fraud and options backdating charges in December 2009
Nicholas and other Broadcom executives were indicted in June 2008 for stock fraud and options backdating
It was held in August 2007 at the stadium at Cal State Fullerton and broadcast worldwide on ESPN and armed forces networks
In 2004, Nicholas announced a $10-million gift to St
Nicholas retired from Broadcom in 2003, ostensibly to work on his marriage
Nicholas founded Broadcom with Samueli in the spare bedroom of Nicholas' Redondo Beach condominium in 1991
Since leaving Broadcom, Nicholas has received the following awards:Nicholas married in 1987; he and his former wife Stacey, a former electrical engineer, have three children, Brett, Matthew, and Shelby
He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the UCLA School of Engineering in 1982, after attending the United States Air Force Academy, in Colorado Springs, Colorado
After graduating from UCLA in the 1980s, Nicholas worked at TRW in Redondo Beach, where he met Dr
Nicholas' sister Marsalee (born 1962) was shot to death by her ex-boyfriend in 1983, while Nicholas was in graduate school
Henry Thompson "Nick" Nicholas III (born 1959) is the co-founder, and former co-chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of Broadcom Corporation, a Fortune 500 company