- Timothy D. Cook
Timothy D. Cook is the Chief Operating Officer of
Apple Inc.and he reports to the CEO, Steve Jobs. Before joining Apple, he worked at Compaqas the VP for Corporate Materials and spent twelve years in IBM's personal computer business as the director of North American Fulfillment. He earned his M.B.A.from Duke Universityand B.S. in industrial engineering from Auburn University. Cook briefly filled in as Apple CEO when Steve Jobshad pancreatic cancer surgery in 2004. Cook also serves on the board of directors of Nike.
* [http://www.apple.com/pr/bios/cook.html Executive Biography of Tim Cook at Apple]
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