Tech CEOs Divided Over Whether China Steals U.S. Technology

While Apple’s Tim Cook and Google’s Sundar Pichai said they were unaware of any issues of China stealing from their respective firms, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg said he believes it is “well-documented” that the Chinese government steals technology from U.S. companies.

Facebook has painted China as a real threat for much of the past couple of years, so this question played right into Zuckerberg’s talking points.

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In This Story: Tim Cook

Timothy Donald Cook is the chief executive officer of Apple Inc., and previously served as the company’s chief operating officer under its cofounder Steve Jobs.

Cook joined Apple in March 1998 and was made the chief executive on August 24, 2011, prior to Jobs’ death in October of that year.

Since 2011 when he took over Apple, to 2020, Cook doubled the company’s revenue and profit, and increased its market value from $348 billion to $1.9 trillion.

In 2014, Cook became the first chief executive of a Fortune 500 company to publicly come out as gay. Cook also serves on the boards of directors of Nike, Inc., the National Football Foundation, and is a trustee of Duke University. In March 2015, he said he planned to donate his entire stock fortune to charity.

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