#25589 Overall Influence

Patrick E. Haggerty

American businessman


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Patrick Eugene Haggerty was an American engineer and businessman. He was a co-founder and former president and chairman of Texas Instruments, Incorporated. Haggerty is most responsible for turning a small Texas oil exploration company into the leader in semiconductors that Texas Instruments is today. Under his influence, the company invested in transistors when their commercial value was still much in question; his company created the first silicon transistor, the first commercial transistor radio, and the first integrated circuit.

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Marquette University
Marquette University

Private university in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, US

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#1367 World Rank #524 USA Rank
#3357 World Rank #1629 USA Rank