Henry Samueli’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth & life story

  • Source of Wealth: Semiconductors
  • Age: 65
  • Birth Place: Buffalo, New York
  • Marital Status: Married (Susan Samueli)
  • Full Name: Henry Samueli
  • Nationality: United States
  • Date of Birth: September 20, 1954
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian
  • Occupation: Businessman, CEO
  • Education: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Children: 3

American businessman Henry Samueli has an estimated net worth of $2.9 billion as of April 2016 according to Forbes. Currently, Samueli sits as the chief technology officer, co-founder and chairman of the board of Broadcom Corporation. In addition to being a well known philanthropist, Henry Samueli also owns the Anaheim Ducks.

While working as a professor at UCLA, Samueli co-founded Broadcom Corporation, with one of his former students. Three years later, the company came public and in 1998, it became a public traded company.

Seven years later, Henry and his wife, Susan, brought the Anaheim Ducks for only $75 million from the Walt Disney Company. Under their management, the team won the 2007 Stanley Cup champion.

Of Polish and Jewish ancestry, Henry Samueli was born on September 20, 1954 in Buffalo, New York. Samueli studied at the University of California, Los Angeles where he completed his bachelor’s, master’s and doctor’s degree in Electrical Engineering. He is currently married to Susan Samueli with whom he has three children.