Ruth Porat is Google’s New CFO

Google¬†announced today that it is getting a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Ruth Porat is headed to California to become Google’s CFO. She was CFO at Morgan Stanley. Porat grew up in Cambridge, MA and Silicon Valley. She studied at Stanford before heading out to study in London and Wharton. She joined Morgan Stanley in… Continue Reading


Diversity in Technology and Venture Capital Firms in Silicon Valley

Diversity. Diversity appears to be on everyone’s mind in Silicon Valley and San Francisco-based tech companies. What is the make-up of the workforce in tech companies? What is the percentage of minorities? What is the percentage of women in the work force?¬†These, and other diversity related questions is part of this conversation on diversity in… Continue Reading