Who is the CEO of Microsoft

Satya Narayana Nadella is the present CEO of Microsoft Company succeeding Steve Ballmer in 2014. He is an Indian-American business executive.

Satya Nadella was born in Hyderabad, India on August 19, 1967. He got his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1988.

In 1990 he joined the University of Wisconsin for a master’s in Computer Science, also he worked at Sun Microsystems INC. during this period.

After 2 year’s Nadella joined Microsoft in 1992. He worked on developing Windows NT OS initially, which was being designed for business users.

Nadella became vice president of Microsoft bCentral small-business service in 1999 and just after two years, he became the corporate vice president of Microsoft Business Solutions.

He became The CEO of Microsoft on Feb. 04 2014 as the 3rd CEO of the tech giant after Founder Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer.

What is Satya Nadella’s net worth?

Net worth of Satya Nadella is around $320 million

Major changes enacted by Satya Nadella as CEO

  • Releasing Microsoft Office for Apple’s iPad
  • Releasing iPhone and Android apps like Microsoft Outlook
  • Skipping Windows 9 and releasing Windows 10
  • Using Linux operating system on the Azure cloud
  • Buying Mojang (the company that created Minecraft)
  • Introducing Microsoft Surface Book, the company’s first laptop.


Nadella: Awards and recognitions

 Nadella was named Financial Times (FT) Person of the Year in 2019.

Microsoft was at risk of technological irrelevance but the chief executive has lead over an era of stunning wealth creation

Year after year, Satya Nadella finds his name in the Barron’s World’s 30 best CEO’s list.

People who know me say that my identity is my curiosity and yearning to learn. I buy more books than I can read.

I enroll in more courses than I can do online, the knowledge and hunger for knowledge define me.

Email written by Satya Nadella to all Microsoft employees

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