Larry Page

Larry Page
Larry Page in the European Parliament, 17.06.2009 (cropped).jpg
Page speaking at the European Parliament on June 17, 2009
Born Lawrence Edward Page
(1973-03-26) March 26, 1973 (age 44)
East Lansing, Michigan, U.S.
Residence Palo Alto, California, U.S.[1][2]
Citizenship United States
Alma mater University of Michigan(B.S)
Stanford University(M.S, PhD)
Occupation Computer scientist, Internet entrepreneur
Known for Co-founder of Google Inc., CEO of Alphabet Inc, PageRank
Salary One-dollar salary
Net worth Increase US$ 51 billion (February 2018)[3]
Title CEO of Alphabet Inc
Spouse(s) Lucinda Page (m. 2007)
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Larry Page

Lawrence Edward Page[4] (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.[1][5]

Page is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc. After stepping aside as Google CEO in August 2001, in favor of Eric Schmidt, he re-assumed the role in April 2011. He announced his intention to step aside a second time in July 2015, to become CEO of Alphabet, under which Google's assets would be reorganized. Under Page, Alphabet is seeking to deliver major advancements in a variety of industries.[6]

As of February 16, 2018, Page was the ninth-richest person in the world, with a net worth of $51 billion.[7]

Page is the inventor of PageRank, Google's best-known search ranking algorithm.[8][9][10][11][12][13][14] Page received the Marconi Prize in 2004 with Brin.[15]

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  3. ^ "Larry Page Profile". Forbes. Retrieved January 5, 2017. 
  4. ^ Corley, Brent (2017). "Corley Page". Cloud. Stanford Web Site. Retrieved May 18, 2010. 
  5. ^ "In The Garage Where Google Was Born". Mashable. September 27, 2013. Retrieved July 20, 2016. 
  6. ^ Jay Yarow (August 10, 2015). "Google new operating structure - Business Insider". Business Insider. 
  7. ^ "Larry Page". Forbes. Retrieved 2018-01-24. 
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  9. ^ "Gmail Now Has 425 Million Users, Google Apps Used By 5 Million Businesses And 66 Of The Top 100 Universities". TechCrunch. AOL. 
  10. ^ "60 Amazing Google Search Statistics and Facts". DMR - Digital Marketing Ramblings. 
  11. ^ "Google Search Statistics". internetlivestats.com. 
  12. ^ "Google locations". google.com. 
  13. ^ "Google Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Results". 
  14. ^ "Management team". Google Company. Google. February 2, 2015. Retrieved February 2, 2015. 
  15. ^ "The Marconi Society Fellows". marconisociety.org. Archived from the original on October 17, 2012. 

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