Sundar PichairnCEO, Google rnrn“I feel very fortunate to have someone as talented as him to run the slightly slimmed down Google and this frees up time for me to continue to scale our aspirations. I have been spending quite a bit of time with Sundar, helping him and the company in any way I can, and I will of course continue to do that,” Larry Page, Co-founder Google said in a blog post about Sundar Pichai after appointing him as Google’s CEO.rnrnAs CEO of Google, the soft-spoken 43-year-old Pichai will head core tech projects like Google search engine, ads, maps, apps, YouTube and Android system. rnrn"Pichai has really stepped up since October of last year, when he took on product and engineering responsibility for our internet businesses. Sergey and I have been super excited about his progress and dedication to the company”, Page said. rnrnPage added that Pichai will continue to stretch boundaries and ensure that Google in its new form “can continue to make big strides on our core mission to organise the world’s information”. rnrnA topper in Metallurgical Engineering, from IIT Kharagpur, Pichai has seen a meteoric rise in his career from holding significant posts in Google to becoming its CEO.rnrnAfter joining Google in 2004, Pichai led the product management and innovation efforts for key products including Google Chrome and Chrome OS and Google Drive.rnrnPichai , who is from Tamil Nadu, worked in engineering and product management at Applied Materials and at McKinsey & Company before he joined Google.rnrnPichai is hailed for building a great team and outstanding products that gives a lead over other companies.rnrnHe holds an MS from Stanford University and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.