Google cloud boss Thomas Kurian makes his first big move — buys Looker for $2.6 billion

Google is set to acquire data analytics company Looker in what will be its new cloud chief’s first major acquisition in his tenure. Google said it will buy Looker for $2.6 billion in cash. Former Oracle executive Thomas Kurian joined Google Cloud as CEO in November, replacing Diane Greene. Kurian indicated at a conference in February he is looking to invest […]