Apple CEO Tim Cook awarded more than five million shares in the tech giant. The occasion was the completion of 10 years by him.
An organization recording with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) watchdog shows that he sold a large portion of the shares for more than $750m (£550m).
Reports suggest that it was an arrangement with Steve Jobs. The deal was a sign when he took over from co-founder Steve Jobs.
The honor, based upon how well Apple’s shares performed. Contrasted with different firms on the S&P 500 stock record.
As indicated by Apple’s documents with the SEC, Mr. Cook, qualified for the honor. Since the organization’s shares grew by 191.83% throughout the most recent three years.
It likewise noticed that Apple’s offer cost expanded by 1,200% since he became CEO on 24 August 2011.
The company behind the iPhone, iPad and MacBook owns a market value of nearly $2.5 trillion.
Last year, Mr. Cook consented to another compensation bundle that hurries to the furthest limit of 2026.
An SEC recording likewise showed that before this week Mr. Cook gave nearly $10m worth of Apple offers to a noble cause, without naming the beneficiary.
In 2015, Mr. Cook said he would part with his whole fortune before he passes on, and is known to have given a huge number of dollars to the noble cause.
He right now has total assets of around $1.5bn. Reported by the Bloomberg Billionaire’s Index.
Mr. Cook has regularly spoken freely about his interests over issues including HIV and Aids, environmental change, common liberties, and fairness.
He follows other uber-rich US financial specialists who have said they would part with all or a huge piece of their fortunes in the course of their lives.