Microsoft announces new CEO

Microsoft announces new CEO : Satya Nadella named as Microsoft’s new chairman

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The Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft Satya Nadella has been named as the new chairman of the company.

He has replaced John Thompson for the position.

  • Nadella, the company’s third CEO, will also be the third chairman in Microsoft’s history, following Gates and Thompson.
  • For the first time in two decades the Microsoft CEO and chairman will be the same person.
  • The last time that happened was with Bill Gates around. Gates stepped down as CEO of Microsoft in 2000.
  • He took over as a CEO of Microsoft in 2014 from Steve Ballmer.
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  • In 2014, Nadella had also replaced Steve Ballmer as CEO of Microsoft.

Important takeaways of Microsoft :

  • CEO: Satya Nadella
  • Headquarters: Redmond, Washington, United States
Microsoft announces new CEO

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