Tahlka News Bureau
New Delhi: India born Google CEO Sundar Pichai receives nearly US $200 million in compensation last year just double from the amount which he got in year 2015.
He receives his salary of US $650,000 last year nearly less than the US $652,500 he earned in 2015.
The long time Google Employee who was neamed CEO during company re organisation in August 2015 stock award of US $ 99.8 million.
The company's compensation committee have attributed the lavish pay to Pichai's promotion to CEO and "numerous successful product launches".
Larry Page, Google's co-founder and previous CEO, shifted his focus to growing new businesses under the Alphabet umbrella.
Under Pichai, Google has boosted sales from its core advertising and YouTube business, while also investing in machine learning, hardware and cloud computing, the report said.