Nikesh Arora vs Sundar Pichai

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Former President & COO of SoftBank Corp
CEO of Google Inc
$482 Million
Net worth 2018
$1.2 Billion
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Residence
Chennai
Indian
Country
Indian
09/02/1968
BirthDay
12/07/1972
Height
1.80 m
Education
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Stanford University, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
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2016

In June 2016, he abruptly resigned from his position at SoftBank, taking the business fraternity by surprise

2014

After working with Google for a decade, he quit the company in 2014 to join Japan’s SoftBank Corp as Vice Chairman of the group and CEO of SoftBank Internet and Media Inc

2011

In 2011, he became the Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer in Google

2009

He served as President, Global Sales Operations and Business Development from 2009 to 2010

2007

He was eventually made in charge of handling Middle East and African markets from 2007 to 2009

2004

Nikesh Arora accepted the job and managed Google’s European operations from 2004 to 2007

2000

In 2000, he started T-Motion PLC, a company which provided certain value added services for the newly launched 3G services of Deutsche Telekom

1995

The hardworking young man topped his class and completed his CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) in 1995

1992

In 1992, Nikesh Arora joined Fidelity Investments as an analyst

1989

He graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi with a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering in 1989

1968

Nikesh Arora was born on February 9, 1968, in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

2016

In February 2016, he was awarded 273,328 shares of Google's holding company Alphabet, which led to a rise in his net worth

2015

On 10 August 2015, Sundar Pichai was named the new CEO of Google

2014

His influence continued to increase and he was made the Product Chief in October 2014

2013

In 2013, Andy Rubin, the creator of Android, left to work on a different project

2012

By 2012, he had become the Senior Vice President of Chrome and apps

2008

An engineering genius known for his innovative ideas, Sundar Pichai is best known as the mastermind behind the launch of the Chrome browser in 2008

2002

He went on to complete his MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (2002), where he was named a Siebel Scholar and a Palmer Scholar

1972

He was born as Pichai Sundararajan on July 12, 1972, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India