Scott Forstall NeXT Apple 2.0

Scott Forstall, Steve Jobs and Avie Tevanian, 2005
Scott Forstall, Steve Jobs and Avie Tevanian, 2005

Name
Scott Forstall
Relationship to Steve
Colleague, Apple SVP
Short Bio

Scott Forstall joined NeXT's operating system team after graduating from Stanford in 1992. When Steve Jobs came back at Apple, Forstall moved to the Mac OS X user interfaces group. His rise to fame came in 2006, after Avie Tevanian's departure, when he successfully ran the team in charge of OS X Leopard. More importantly, he was the one who pushed for the genius idea of using OS X as the iPhone's operating system. Though controversial, his influence on Apple went increasing in recent years. He is Senior VP of iOS.

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