Top US companies founded by immigrants: Intel, Solectron, Sanmina-SCI, Sun

Associated Press published a list of top US companies founded by immigrants.

  1. Intel Corp. – Andy Grove (Hungary) 99,900
  2. Solectron Corp. – Winston Chen (Taiwan) 53,000
  3. Sanmina-SCI Corp. – Jule Sola/Milan Mandaric (Bosnia/Croatia) 48,621
  4. Sun Microsystems Inc. – Andreas Bechtolsheim/Vinod Khosla (Germany/India) 31,000
  5. eBay Inc. – Pierre Omidyar (France) 12,600
  6. Yahoo Inc. – Jerry Yang (Taiwan) 9,800
  7. Life Time Fitness Inc. – Bahram Akradi (Iran) 9,500
  8. Tetra Tech Inc. – Henri Hodara (France) 7,200
  9. UTStarcom Inc. – Ying Wu (China) 6,300
  10. Google Inc. – Sergey Brin (Russia) 5,680