Apple has announced that it has named Deirdre O'Brien, a 29-year veteran of the company who currently serves as vice president of Worldwide Sales and Operations, will be the company's first vice president of People. In this role, O'Brien will lead all of Apple human resources, including recruitment, talent development, and more. She'll also head up Apple University.
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CEO Tim Cook also had this to say about O'Brien, who will report directly to him in her new role:
Apple says that O'Brien will take her new position at some point this fall.
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Joseph Keller is the former Editor in Chief of iMore. An Apple user for almost 20 years, he spends his time learning the ins and outs of iOS and macOS, always finding ways of getting the most out of his iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac.
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