“Apple has appointed a new Senior Vice President of Operations dedicated to ensuring that Apple products meet ‘the highest standards of quality,” Kasper Jade and Daniel Eran Dilger report for AppleInsider.
“ Jeff Williams, who came from IBM to Apple more than a decade ago, was promoted this month to join Apple’s executive team as chief operation officer Tim Cook’s right hand man,” Jade and Dilger report.
“ It’s believed Apple is grooming Williams to take on Cook’s role as chief operation officer in the event that Cook takes over Steve Jobs’ role as the company’s chief executive,” Jade and Dilger report. “Cook has been profiled as the most likely successor to Jobs when Apple’s iconic chief chooses to step down. ”
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