You are currently viewing the printable version of this article, to return to the normal page, please click here.

Biographical details on Apple’s Scott Forstall

Question of the Day

Is it still considered bad form to talk politics during a social gathering?

View results

Apple Inc. announced the departures of two top executives on Monday saying it wants to encourage collaboration between its hardware, software and services teams. Below are some biographical details on Scott Forstall, one of the current Mac operating system, OS X.

NAME: Scott Forstall

TITLE AT APPLE: Senior Vice President, iOS Software

JOINED APPLE: In 1997 when it bought Next, the company Steve Jobs founded after leaving Apple in the 1980s.

LEAVING APPLE: Next year, no date given. Will serve as an adviser to CEO Tim Cook in the meantime.

CAREER: His latest job was heading Apple's development of software for the iPhone and iPad. Forstall is one of the architects of the current Mac operating system, OS X.

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science degree in Symbolic Systems and a Master of Science in Computer Science from Stanford University.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
TWT Video Picks