We saw it on Mark Hurd's official website.A letter from Oracle CEO Larry ElysonWith deep sadness and loss,Once again, I told all Oracle's employees that Mark Hurd died this morning.。 Mark is my close, irreplaceable friend and trustworthy colleague. Oracle lost a talented and deeply loved leader, who touched many of our lives during his ten years of working at oracle. We all miss Mark's keen mind and rare ability to analyze, simplify and solve problems quickly... "
Mark Hurd is Oracle's chief executive and board member, according to Mark Hurd's official website. InHPAfter five years as chairman, chief executive and president, Hurd joined Oracle as president in 2010. Four years later, Hurd was appointed CEO of Oracle.
During Mark Hurd's tenure with Oracle, Oracle invested heavily in cloud computing, including R & D and acquisitions, such as netsuite, the leader in cloud ERP, eloqua, the world's leading cloud marketing software provider, and taleo, the cloud human management software provider.
Mark Hurd often shares his ideas and experiences as a writer and speaker. He has delivered keynote speeches at Oracle OpenWorld,Oracle CloudWorld,Oracle Modern Supply Chain Experience,Collision and Web Summit on topics such as business leadership, cloud computing and labor evolution.
Mark Hurd's leadership and strategic focus are reflected in fortune, Forbes, Bloomberg and other publications.