Both full-time and part-time employees of the Company, below the level of director, will be eligible for the bonus stocks.
The Company will hire from the International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad along with Google and Microsoft.
The American technology company plans to set up a plant in Karnataka.
A veteran of Apple, O’Brien has been working for the company for almost 30 years now. She had joined Apple in 1988.
In its efforts to get more inclusive, Apple has also included more people of colour in its product promotions and ads.
A civil lawsuit was filed last week, accusing Samsung and LG of agreeing to avoid poaching each other's US employees.
The tech giant has apparently shut shop on parts of its most ambitious initiatives — the self-driving car.
Among other Indian companies, Infosys, TCS (Tata Consultancy Services), Air India, Flipkart, Wipro, Reliance Industries, Tata Motors, ONGC, L&T, Mahindra & Mahindra, Aditya Birla Group, Indian Oil, BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.), Snapdeal, HCL and NPTC also feature in the list.