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|Item 5.02.||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangement of Certain Officers.|
On March 24, 2015, Google Inc. (Google) announced that it had appointed Ruth M. Porat to be Googles new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Senior Vice President effective May 26, 2015.
Ruth, age 58, has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Morgan Stanley since January 2010. She previously served as Vice Chairman of Investment Banking from September 2003 to December 2009 and as Global Head of the Financial Institutions Group from September 2006 through December 2009.
Ruth is Vice Chair of the Stanford University Board of Trustees, a member of the U.S. Treasurys Borrowing Advisory Committee, a Board Director at The Council on Foreign Relations and a member of the Advisory Council of the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institution.
Ruth received a B.A. from Stanford University, an M.B.A. with distinction from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a M.Sc. from the London School of Economics.
Google will provide separately the information called for in Item 5.02(c)(3) of Form 8-K. A copy of the press release announcing her appointment is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: March 24, 2015|| |
/s/ KENT WALKER
Senior Vice President and General Counsel