Sheryl Sandberg

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Sheryl Sandberg is a technology executive, author, and philanthropist. She served as Facebook's Chief Operating Officer (COO) from 2008 until August 2022. Before joining Facebook, Sandberg served as Vice President of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google, where she helped the company grow its advertising and operations.

Sandberg is widely recognized for her leadership, business acumen, and efforts to promote gender equality in the workplace. She is the author of the bestselling book "Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead," which encourages women to pursue their professional ambitions and aims to create a more equal and inclusive workplace.

Sandberg's career began in the private sector, where she worked at McKinsey & Company and then at the World Bank. She later transitioned to the public sector, serving as Chief of Staff for the United States Secretary of the Treasury under President Bill Clinton.

In addition to her role at Facebook, Sandberg is actively involved in philanthropy and public service. She is the founder of LeanIn.Org, a nonprofit organization that empowers women and promotes gender equality. She is also a member of the board of directors of The Walt Disney Company and SurveyMonkey.

Sandberg's work and leadership have been recognized with numerous awards and honors. She has been named to Forbes' list of the World's 100 Most Powerful Women, Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World, and Business Insider's list of the 30 Most Powerful Women in Technology.

After stepping down as COO of Facebook, Sandberg may continue to be active in technology, business, and philanthropy, using her experience and influence to advocate for diversity and inclusion in the workplace and other social causes.

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