Earlier yesterday, Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepped down from their executive positions at Alphapet Inc. — Google’s parent company.

NY Post

To make way for the Indian origin mastermind Sundar Pichai and the current CEO of Google to take-over the position of Alphabet’s CEO and relieve Larry Page — the former CEO of the parent company. 

Hollywood Reporter

With an emphasis on artificial intelligence software to make web searching and other search engine related tasks quicker, long term product leader Pichai has been working towards making this technology available worldwide. 

The co-founders of Google, Page and Sergey broke the news on their blog as they posted: 

While it has been a tremendous privilege to be deeply involved in the day-to-day management of the company for so long, we believe it’s time to assume the role of proud parents offering advice and love, but not daily nagging. 

It’s a proud moment for desis all around the globe and they’ve taken over Twitter: 

While I didn’t even know there was a position higher that was higher than that of a CEO, Mr. Pichai has yet again gotten another promotion.