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Larry Page

Larry Page

Lawrence Edward Page is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.

Page is the chief executive officer of Alphabet Inc. (Google's parent company). After stepping aside as Google CEO in August 2001, in favor of Eric Schmidt, he re-assumed the role in April 2011. He announced his intention to step aside a second time in July 2015, to become CEO of Alphabet, under which Google's assets would be reorganized. Under Page, Alphabet is seeking to deliver major advancements in a variety of industries. As of December 2018, Page was the 8th-richest person in the world, with a net worth of $51.3 billion. Forbes placed him 10th in the list "Billionaires 2019". Page is the inventor of PageRank, a well-known search ranking algorithm for Google. Page received the Marconi Prize in 2004 with Brin.

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December 2018
As of December 2018, Page was the 8th-richest person in the world, with a net worth of $51.3 billion.
July 2015
He announced his intention to step aside a second time in July 2015, to become CEO of Alphabet, under which Google's assets would be reorganized.

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Daisuke Wakabayashi
August 20, 2021
www.nytimes.com
A couple are heading to court to decide who is entitled to a fortune, started in the earliest days of Google, that includes valuable California real estate and stock holdings.
BBC News
August 7, 2021
BBC News
The country's immigration services say he applied under a category for wealthy investors.
The Associated Press
August 6, 2021
CTVNews
Google co-founder Larry Page has gained New Zealand residency, officials confirmed Friday, stoking debate over whether extremely wealthy people can essentially buy access to the South Pacific country.
AP
August 6, 2021
@bsindia
Debate on over whether extremely wealthy people can essentially buy access to the South Pacific country
By NICK PERRY
August 6, 2021
AP NEWS
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- Google co-founder Larry Page has gained New Zealand residency, officials confirmed Friday, stoking debate over whether extremely wealthy people can essentially buy access to the South Pacific country.
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