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This Is the Latest Tech CEO to Join Donald Trump’s Transition Team

December 15, 2016

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Safra Catz, CEO of Oracle, arrives at Trump Tower in New York, NY on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016.Jabin Botsford — The Washington Post/Getty Images

Oracle Chief Executive Safra Catz will join the executive committee of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team, and she will remain at the company in the process, Oracle spokeswoman Deborah Hellinger said on Thursday.

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Catz was one of several technology industry executives who met with Trump this week, and she went into the meeting saying that her industry would be better off if Trump reformed the tax code, negotiated better trade deal, and reduced regulation.