STAT just published a fascinating report about Verily, the life sciences research arm of Alphabet. According to the article, CEO Andrew Conrad is a divisive leader who has driven away the company's top talent.
Michael Luther, former president of a North Carolina research institute Conrad helped found, was blunt. "We used to joke and call (Conrad) the 'seagull of science.' He used to fly in, squawk, crap over everything, and fly away,"