|Full Name :||Timothy Donald Cook|
|Born :||1st- Nov - 1960|
|Height :||190 CMS ( 6 Feet 3 Inches )|
|Birth Place :||Mobile
|Education :||Duke University Durham,
Auburn University Alabama,
Robertsdale High School Alabama,
Fuqua School of Business Durham
|Networth :||$785 Million|
Tim cook became the CEO of the largest technology company in the world on August 24, 2011. His total compensation package was around $378 million which makes him the highest paid CEO in the world. He has been instrumental in taking Apple forward and keeping the brand value intact even through rough periods of time when there seemed to be nothing new to boast about for the revolutionary company. How he made the decision to join Apple when its future looked bleak and how he remained the calm force in the company through every high and low is now part of legend.
Timothy Donald Cook was born on November 1, 1960 in Alabama. He graduated from the Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering in the year 1982. He also got his M.B.A. from Duke University in the late 80’s. He joined IBM and worked up the ranks to become the computer corporation’s North American Fulfillment director. Then in 1994, he became Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Intelligent Electronics in the Reseller Division.