Eric Schmidt admitted that Steve Jobs is a hero




Chairman of the Board of Directors of the information giant Google has made quite a shocking statement to many. Contrary to corporate ethics and the popular belief that the leadership of one of the largest corporations in the world does not like his competitors, he literally confessed his love Apple and its founding father.

Eric Emerson Schmidt takes 117th place in the ranking of the richest people in the world with its own state of $ 6.3 billion. His career began in the future billionaire walls of Xerox, where he worked in the laboratory of computer science and research center. In 2001, Eric was invited to the position in the corporation Google, where he became chairman of the board and chief executive officer of the company.

Despite his job at Google, Eric Schmidt in 2006 was enrolled in the board of directors of Apple. However, he had to leave the council in 2009. And in 2011 he gave up the position of CEO of Google, Larry Page, while the remaining chapters of the board of directors.

“We could all strive to ensure that at least a few percent to be like Steve,” – said Eric Schmidt about the founder of Apple at a meeting of the Commonwealth Club of Silicon Valley.

And the question of who is his personal hero, Schmidt immediately blurted out:

“Well, for me it’s quite obvious – of course, it’s Steve Jobs.”

Here also understand after the former head of one of the main competitors of Apple. After all, Steve Jobs once openly declared war on Google Inc. and promised not to leave her, and from scratch. And who knows what character would have chosen myself, Eric Schmidt, whether Steve Jobs is alive to this day.


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