Microsoft Board names Satya Nadella as CEO

Finally, the biggest news for 2013 has been answered.

On Feb 4, 2014, Microsoft announced Satya Nadella as the new CEO.

Bill Gates was also announced to make a come back role as Founder and Technology Advisor.

Nadella, who previously held the position of Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise group, will assume this role effective immediately, including being a member of the Board of Directors.

In an email to Microsoft employee, Nadella stressed on the importance of innovations to empower the lives of others which also include business entities, forging and maintaining a healthy workplace culture and the ability to find meanings in the everyday life.

Nadella was born in Hyderabad, India in 1967, his hobbies include Cricket and poetry.