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Know about CEO of Google and Alphabet Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai heads Google's Chrome Browser
Sundar Pichai heads Google's Chrome Browser

Sundar Pichai new ceo of Google's Alpabet and heads chrome OS
Sundar Pichai new CEO of Google's Alphabet and heads chrome OS


Sundar Pichai (born 1967), a technology whiz-kid and an IITian, responsible for the development of the Google browser Chrome as the company's vice president of product development. Sundar was earlier given the role to head Android OS along with the Chrome Browser. Android was earlier headed by Andy Rubin, but due to his sudden resignation, Google asked Sundar to head both Chrome and Android. This step of Google seems to be another leap towards the emerging Android desktop soon. He is an Indian American computer engineer. Sundar Pichai prior to being appointed the CEO of Google and later CEO and President of Parent alphabet was the vice president of product management at Google Inc.

Sundar Pichai received a B.Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur and was awarded an Institute Silver Medal. He holds an M.S. from Stanford University and an MBA from the Wharton School, where he was named a Siebel Scholar and a Palmer Scholar.

Timeline of Sundar Pichai's life & career 

  • 2019 - Sundar Pichai becomes the CEO of its parent company Alphabet after the founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin step down.
  • 2015 - August 10 - In a significant restructuring at Google, Sundar Pichai has been named the new CEO of the technology giant as the company co-founder Larry Page on 10th August 2015. announced the formation of a new umbrella firm Alphabet, of which Google will be a part. Larry Page will head the Parent company Alphabet abc.xyz and Sundar will head the Google.
  • 2014 - Sundar Pichai appointed as the Google's product chief
  • 2013 - Sundar Pichai appointed the head of Android business
  • 2011 -  Sundar Pichai promoted to Senior VP, Google Chrome and Apps, In charge of the Chrome browser, Gmail, Calendar, Docs and Drive.
  • 2010 - May 20, Pichai open-sourced the new video codec VP8 and introduced the new video format WebM to the public.
  • 2009 - November 1 -, Pichai gave a demonstration of Google Chrome OS. 
  • 2008 - Sundar Pichai promoted to VP, Product Development, Convinced founder to come up with their own browser, led the launch of Chrome.
  • 2004 - Pichai joined Google in 2004 where he was responsible for overall desktop strategy and ensuring access to Google services for desktop users.

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