Professor Melissa Schilling discusses how Sundar Pichai may approach his new position as CEO of Alphabet following Larry Page and Sergey Brin's recent departures
— December 6, 2019
Excerpt from Financial Times -- "As a professional manager, Mr Pichai will inevitably strike a more cautious stance than Google’s founders, says Melissa Schilling, a Stern business school professor. 'We’re likely to see more risk aversion, and a move to make the company more ordinary,' she says. But it is hard to see Mr. Page and Mr. Brin — whose shareholdings and board seats leave them still in the driving seat — settling for something quite so prosaic."