American engineer and founding chairman
Amar Gopal Bose November 2, 1929 – July 12, 2013 was an Indian American American born Indian academic and entrepreneur. An electrical engineer and sound engineer, he was a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for over 45 years. He was also the founder and chairman of Bose Corporation. In 2011, he donated a majority of the company to MIT in the form of non-voting shares to sustain and advance MIT’s education and research mission.