Artifact Details

Title

d’Arbeloff, Alex (Alexander Vladimir) SEMI oral history

Catalog Number

102746343

Type

Text

Date

2005-03-28

Contributor

Addison, Craig, Interviewer
d’Arbeloff, Alex, Interviewee

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Extent

10 p.

Copyright Holder

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI)

Description

Alex d'Arbeloff, honorary chairman of the MIT Corporation, has been a member of MIT's governing board since 1989, and served as chairman from 1997 until July 2003. d'Arbeloff is a professor at MIT's Sloan School of Management and the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He teaches classes in management and entrepreneurship for undergraduate and graduate students. In addition, he serves as chairman of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research.

In 1960, d'Arbeloff co-founded Teradyne Inc. During his tenure as chairman and CEO, Teradyne became an internationally recognized company with more than a billion dollars in sales. d'Arbeloff currently serves on the boards of Pegasystems, Empirix, and several other private companies.

He is the recipient of a lifetime achievement award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, and a director of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. d'Arbeloff earned the SB in Management from MIT in 1949.

Category

Transcription

Collection Title

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI) oral histories and company videos

Credit

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International

Lot Number

X6196.2011