The new Google CFO is a telco veteran. Newly appointed Patrick Pichette was Bell’s Canada CFO for two years.
This is not surprising to see him picked with the recent new goals of Google. Beyond Android, they are going to continue to think mobile. We felt we should point out that Mister Pichette was nearly one year retired. What kind of deal was dangled in front of him? Pichette’s background and experience in telco confirms his ambitions putting Android as the next big thing in the mobile area.
Mister Pichette will join Google Aug 1. and takes overs his new job as CFO Aug.12.
Source :Silicon Alley Insider