Eric Schmidt

Founder, Schmidt Futures

BSc, Electrical Eng., Princeton; MSc, Electrical Eng., PhD, Comp. Sci., UC Berkeley. Formerly with Bell Labs, Zilog, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. 1983-1997, with Sun Microsystems in various roles, including Chief Technology Officer. 1997-2001, CEO, Novell. 2001-11, CEO, Google. Since 2011, Executive Chairman, Google. Member: National Academy of Engineering; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; President's Council on Science and Technology; New America Foundation; Institute for Advanced Study; Board, Khan Academy; Board, Economist; Board, Mayo Clinic. Co-Author, The New Digital Age and How Google Works.

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