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Eric Schmidt
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Born
Eric Emerson Schmidt

April 27, 1955 (1955-04-27) (age 66)
Alma mater Princeton University
University of California, Berkeley
Occupation Executive Chairman
Years active 1982–present
Employer Alphabet Inc.
Net worth US$12.6 billion (May 2017)
Title Technical Advisor
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s)
Wendy Boyle (m. 1980)
Children 2

Eric Emerson Schmidt (born April 27, 1955) is an American businessman and software engineer. He is known for being the Executive Chairman of Google from 2001 to 2015 and Alphabet Inc. from 2015 to 2017.

In 2017, Forbes listed Schmidt as the 119th-richest person in the world, having US$11.1 billion.

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