Lawrence "Larry" Page is an American computer scientist and an Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google Inc. with Sergey Brin in 1998.
Larry Page speaking at the European Parliament on June 17, 2009
|Born||Lawrence Page |
March 26, 1973
East Lansing, Michigan, U.S.
|Residence||Palo Alto, California, U.S.|
|Alma mater||University of Michigan |
|Occupation||Computer scientist, Internet entrepreneur|
|Known for||Co-founder of Google Inc., CEO of Alphabet Inc, PageRank|
|Net worth||US$36.9 billion (November 2016)|
|Title||CEO of Alphabet Inc|
|Spouse(s)||Lucinda Southworth (m. 2007)|
Page is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc. After stepping aside as Google CEO in August 2001 in favour 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.
In November 2016, he is the 12th richest person in the world, with an estimated net worth of US$36.9 billion.