The executives who sat down with Donald Trump represent companies with a combined market value of more than $2 trillion.
The executives included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Facebook (FB) COO Sheryl Sandberg, Alphabet's (GOOG) CEO Larry Page and chairman Eric Schmidt, Microsoft (MSFT) CEO Satya Nadella, Oracle (ORCL) co-CEO Safra Katz, Intel (INTC) CEO Brian Krzanich, Cisco Systems (CSCO) CEO Chuck Robbins, Tesla Motors (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, IBM (IBM) CEO Ginni Rometty, as well as Palantir Technologies CEO Alex Katz.
President-elect Trump was flanked by a slate of top advisers, including Vice President-elect Mike Pence; Gary Cohn, chair of the president's National Economic Council and the former president of Goldman Sachs (GS) ; Commerce Secretary nominee Wilbur Ross; and Peter Thiel, the billionaire investor and Trump transition adviser. Ivanka Trump, Eric Trump and Donald Trump Jr. were also seated at the table. Also attending, according to a Trump press release issued after the meeting, were Trump's chief of staff Reince Priebus, chief strategist Steve Bannon, and senior policy adviser Stephen Miller.