Overview#Alphabet Inc is an American multinational conglomerate created in a corporate restructuring of Google on October 2, 2015
Alphabet Inc's portfolio encompasses several industries including:
- life sciences
- investment capital
Some of its subsidiaries include:Google and becoming part of the larger parent company—Google Ventures becoming GV, Google Life Sciences becoming Verily and Google X becoming just X. Following the restructuring Page became CEO of Alphabet while Sundar Pichai took his position as CEO of Google.
A more complete List of mergers and acquisitions by Alphabethttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_mergers_and_acquisitions_by_Alphabet|target='_blank']
Shares of Google's stock have been converted into Alphabet stock, which trade under Google's former ticker symbols of "GOOG" and "GOOGL".