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10 Most-Liked CEOs In Tech World

By SiliconIndia  |   Friday, 02 November 2012, 06:48 Hrs   |    1 Comments
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#2 Paul Jacobs



Company: Qualcomm



Approval rating: 95 per cent



Global rank: 2



Paul E. Jacobs has been Chief Executive Officer of the company since July 2005. Previously he served as Group President of Qualcomm Wireless and Internet Group, and started as an engineer in the wireless technology development group.



The company under his leadership has been employees’ choice of 50 best places to work, as per Glassdoor survey in 2012.



#1 Tim Cook



Company: Apple



Approval rating: 97 per cent



Global rank: 1



Timothy D "Tim" Cook is the chief executive officer of Apple Inc. He joined Apple in March 1998 as SVP, later served as EVP, and COO until he succeeded Steve Jobs up on his resignation on August 24, 2011.



Despite the fact that Cook is constantly measured against the legend Steve Jobs, in an interview with AllThingsD, he said “"I've never felt the weight of trying to be Steve. It's not who I am, and it's not my goal in life."



Fortune’s Lashinsky, senior editor and Author of the book Inside Apple  also noted that, unlike Jobs, Cook sometimes sits down with employees at lunchtime, highlighting the contrasting personalities of Cook and Jobs, Jobs who fired employees on site even for small incompetence.



 



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1: Its really strange that not even one CEO of India were listed in top ratings..
Posted by:Sudheer - 08 Nov, 2012
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