Craig R. Barrett


Name: Craig R. Barrett

Born: August 29th, 1939, San Francisco, California.

Family: Married to Barbara Barrett, a lawyer, politician and pilot, who ran for Arizona's governorship in 1994. Two grown-up children, Scott and Dawn.

Position: President and chief executive officer of Intel Corporation

Why he's in the news: Visiting Dublin in two weeks to address an invited audience in Dublin Castle on the theme "Strategies for e-Business".

Interests: Vacations with family and friends at Triple Creek Ranch, his 333-acre resort in Montana. Pastimes include hiking, cycling, skiing, golfing, snowmobiling, horseriding, but above all, fly-fishing. His vehicle of choice is a dark green Hummer off-road vehicle.