|Laszlo Bock '99|
Laszlo Bock '99
Vice President, People Operations
Laszlo Bock leads Google’s people function globally, which includes all areas related to the attraction, development, and retention of “Googlers.” For the last two years, Google has been named the Best Company to Work for in America and many other countries, the most desirable employer for undergraduates and MBAs, and the best company for women in technology. Laszlo has also testified before Congress on immigration reform and labor issues.
Laszlo joined Google from the General Electric Company, where most recently he was a vice president of human resources within GE Capital. He had earlier served as vice president of compensation and benefits for GE Commercial Equipment Financing. Before GE, Laszlo was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, serving clients in the technology, private equity, and media industries on issues of organizational design, talent acquisition and development, and cultural transformation. Laszlo’s client work also extended to broader business growth and turnaround strategy. Earlier, he had worked at another consulting firm, a start-up, and co-founded a non-profit organization working with at-risk youth.
Laszlo earned a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Pomona College and an MBA from the Yale School of Management.