Arthur Rock

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Arthur RockName: Arthur Rock

Born: August 19, 1926

Computer-related contributions

  • American venture capitalist of Silicon Valley, California raising money for high tech companies such as Intel, Apple, Scientific Data Systems and Telydyne.
  • Convinced the wealthy industrialist Sherman Fairchild to start Fairchild Semiconductor. His investments helped create many successful Silicon Valley Companies.


"And what I'm interested in is investing in people."