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Schmidt resigning as exec chair at Google parent Alphabet

MENLO PARK, Calif. /December 21, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Google’s one-time “adult supervisor” is getting closer to retirement. Eric Schmidt, who took over as CEO in 2001 three years after investors demanded more mature leadership for the fast-growing tech giant, is stepping down as executive chairman of Google parent Alphabet in January. The 62-year-old billionaire will … Continue reading Schmidt resigning as exec chair at Google parent Alphabet