Sundar Pichai, chief executive officer of Google LLC, speaks during the Google I/O Developers Conference in Mountain View, California, U.S. (Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

Google CEO Shunned a Stock Award After Lavish Payouts

(Bloomberg) -- Sundar Pichai was, for years, one of the world’s highest-paid corporate executives. Now he’s facing the opposite reality: No big paychecks at all.