• Meet the 22-year Oracle veteran executive who's going to lead Google in the cloud wars against Amazon and Microsoft

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    On Friday, Diane Greene announced she would be stepping down as Google Cloud's chief exec .
    Greene's replacement will be the 22-year Oracle veteran Thomas Kurian, who before resigning in September, was president of product development with the company, and a key player in its cloud efforts. When he steps into the role in January, he'll be leading Google Cloud as it continues its quest to topple Amazon and Microsoft in the cloud wars.
    But who exactly is Google Cloud's new CEO?
    Here's a closer look at Thomas Kurian's life and career: Thomas Kurian is 51. He was born in Kerala, India. His...
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  • Google Cloud Executive Who Sought Pentagon Contract Steps Down

    Google Cloud Executive Who Sought Pentagon Contract Steps Down

    26 days ago - By NY Times

    Diane Greene, who has run Google Cloud for three years, will be replaced by a former Oracle executive.
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  • Google Cloud names Thomas Kurian to replace CEO Diane Greene

    26 days ago - By Reuters

    Former Oracle Corp product chief Thomas Kurian will replace Diane Greene as head of the cloud division at Alphabet Inc's Google in the coming weeks, Greene announced in a blog post on Friday, after a tumultuous year for the business.
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  • Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene steps down, to be replaced by former Oracle exec

    26 days ago - By ZDnet

    Greene will be succeeded by Thomas Kurian, a longtime Oracle executive who recently left after reported disagreements with Larry Ellison.
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  • Oracle veteran Thomas Kurian to replace Diane Greene as Google Cloud CEO

    26 days ago - By Reuters

    Former Oracle Corp product chief Thomas Kurian is replacing Diane Greene as chief executive of Alphabet Inc's Google Cloud, according to a blog post from Greene.
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  • Former Oracle Exec Thomas Kurian to replace Diane Greene as head of Google Cloud

    26 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Diane Greene announced in a blog post today that she would be stepping down as CEO of Google Cloud and will be helping transition former Oracle executive Thomas Kurian to take over early next year.
    Greene took over the position almost exactly three years ago when Google bought Bebop , the startup she was running. The thinking at the time was that the company needed someone with a strong enterprise background and Greene, who helped launch VMware, certainly had the enterprise credentials they were looking for.
    In the blog post announcing the transition, she trumpeted her accomplishments...
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  • Google replaces Diane Greene as head of its cloud business

    Google replaces Diane Greene as head of its cloud business

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Google has replaced Diane Greene as the head of its cloud business, CNBC reported on Friday.
    Former Oracle executive Thomas Kurian will replace Greene as CEO of Google Cloud on November 26, according to the report .
    This is a breaking news post. More details to come - refresh for the latest.
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