PATRICK PICHETTE

  • Google appoints Morgan Stanley's Ruth Porat as new CFO 4 days ago

    San Francisco: Google has lured away Morgan Stanley's chief financial officer, Ruth Porat, to be its CFO at a time when the Internet search leader and its Silicon Valley peers are under fire for hiring and promoting too few women. The appointment announced Tuesday fills a void that opened earlier this...
  • Here's what Google CFO Patrick Pichette wants to do after retiring in 6 months March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: A loving husband, an adventurer at heart, and a CFO by profession- this is what Google's money guy Patrick Pichette can be described as. Patrick is opting for voluntary retirement from the search giant in about six months and he has made public some of his immediate plans...
  • Google CFO Patrick Pichette to retire within next 6 months March 11, 2015

    San Francisco: Google Chief Financial Officer Patrick Pichette plans to retire after helping the Internet search leader find and train his replacement within the next six months. The impending change, disclosed in a regulatory filing Tuesday, is the latest in a flurry of CFO transitions in the technology industry. Apple, Facebook,...
  • Google paying bonuses totalling $15 million to 4 top executives March 13, 2013

    San Francisco: Google is paying nearly $15 million in bonuses to four of the Internet search company's top executives for their performances last year. Documents filed Tuesday disclosed Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt will get the biggest award at $6 million to supplement his estimated fortune of $8 billion. Schmidt served as Google's...
  • Google clings on to its $48 billion cash pile for future acquisitions March 1, 2013

    San Francisco: Google plans to cling to its bulging stash of cash to pay for potential acquisitions and other technology investments that might boost future profits, a top executive said Thursday. Patrick Pichette, who oversees Google's bank accounts as the company's chief financial officer, explained the company's rationale for hoarding $48...