Google confirmed friday that a Zurich-based employee tested positive for the virus. A Google spokesman said, “We can confirm that an employee at our Zurich office has been diagnosed with a new corona virus.” He spent only a short time in his Zurich office before showing any symptoms.
On the advice of public health officials, we have taken and will continue to take all necessary precautions as we put the health and safety of every employee first. “
As of December 31, 2019, Google had 118,899 employees.