Scott Forstall, former VP of iOS Software Development at Apple was recently ousted from the company after Tim Cook (Apple CEO) decided to do some major reorganization at the top of the company. From Apple’s recent 10-k filing, it appears that Scott Forstall is now a Special Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer.
From the report that was submitted to the SEC by Apple –
“Item 9B. Other Information
Effective October 29, 2012, Scott Forstall, the Company’s Senior Vice President of Mobile Software, has transitioned from that position into a new role as Special Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer.”