Larry Page is an American businessman and computer scientist. He co-founded Google with Sergey Brin in 1998 and ran the company as co-president with Brin until 2001.
Eric Schmidt subsequently ran Google as Chairman and CEO until April 2011, when Page succeeded Schmidt as CEO. Page also sits on the Board of Directors of Google and is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google’s search ranking algorithm.
He is an investor in Tesla Motors and has promoted the adoption of plug-in hybrid electric cars through Google’s philanthropic arm, Google.org.