Sundar Pichai is now also CEO of Alphabet company, Google Parent company Alphabet CEO: Sundar Pichai’s height has increased now. Till now he was the CEO of Google, but after the new announcement Sundar Pichai will also be the CEO of Alphabet. Significantly, Google’s parent company is Alphabet, under which all the products and services of Google are there.
Both Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page are now stepping down. Although both of them will remain with the company as co-founders and board of directors. The important here is that now Sundar Pichai will have many new responsibilities.
Larry Page resigned as CEO of Alphabet, while Sergey Brin stepped down as President of Alphabet.
Beautiful with Google for 15 years
After working in Google for 15 years, Sundar Pichai is now on his promise.
Sundar Pichai is 47 years old and was CEO of Google since 2015. He joined Google in 2004. Pichai was born in a middle class family in Madurai. He has completed engineering from IIT Kharagpur. Once he was told that he had got a C grade in the papers of IIT Kharagpur.
On 10 August 2015, Sundar Pichai was made CEO of Google. Prior to this, he was made Product Chief by Google’s Head Larry Page.
Played an important role in many of Google’s products
One special thing with Sundar Pichai has been that he has worked for almost every major product of Google and all those products have made considerable progress during his time. He has also worked in Gmail, Google Chrome, Google Drive and Chrome OS.
Initially, after joining Google, the company started working on product management and innovation. After this, he played an important role in Google Chrome, Chrome OS and Google Drive. After this, he also worked in the development of Gmail and Google Maps. In 2013, Pichai was also given an important role in Android.
Do not forget to keep the water bottle near the bed before sleeping.
Sundar Pichai still never forgets to keep a water bottle near his bed before sleeping. He explained the reason for this in an interview.
In an interview to the New York Times, Sundar Pichai once said, “My life was ordinary, which was better than the world now.” We used to live in a modest house and we shared it with tenants. We used to sleep on the living room floor. When I was growing up, we were worried about drought, because then there was a drought. Even now I do not sleep without keeping a water bottle near my bed. ‘
Sundar Pichai had also said in this interview that there were refrigerators in other houses, one day a refrigerator came in our house too, which was a big thing for me.
I got C Grade once in IIT Kharagpur
Since Sundar Pichai was a South Indian, he had a problem in Hindi. After admission in IIT Kharagpur, he topped many college tests, but once he got a C Grade in papers too. After completing his studies from IIT Kharagpur, Sundar Pichai went to America for further studies.
After completing his studies, he joined McKinsey & Companies and then in 2004 he joined Google.
IIT came to Kharagpur and told personal things
In an interview to the New York Times, he talked about his childhood and said that he was fond of reading books. In 2017, Pichai came to IIT Kharagpur where he interacted with students.
During this time, he shared many things. He had said, ‘When I came to Kharagpur for the first time I felt that people call each other here by saying’ Abe Saale ‘. Once I also shouted ‘Abe Saale’ in the mess and because of this the mess was closed for a few days’
He met Anjali at IIT Kharagpur and later married her. He had said, ‘Whenever I used to ask my friends to call him Anjali, he used to make a loud voice, Anjali, Sundar has come here for you’
After being made CEO of Alphabet, Sundar Pichai thanked Google’s co-founders – Larry Page and Sergey Brin and said that they are excited about this new transition.