And, Bill Gates to 'substantially increase time' at the company!
Microsoft's new CEO is Satya Nadella. He warns that 'our industry does not respect tradition — it only respects innovation.'
After several reports last week, Microsoft just made it official: Satya Nadella is the company's new CEO, replacing Steve Ballmer.
The 46-year-old Nadella will take over immediately, allowing Ballmer to retire early. Here's his first letter to the company's employees:
Meanwhile, MS co-founder Bill Gates steps down as chairman today. BUT now, his new official title is founder and technology advisor. "I'm thrilled that Satya has asked me to step up, substantially increasing my time at the company", he said.
You can watch some videos about them below!
- Bill Gates welcomes Satya Nadella as Microsoft CEO.
- Satya Nadella: His first interview as CEO of Microsoft.
NEWS SOURCE #1: Satya Nadella Microsoft CEO (via) TheVerge
NEWS SOURCE #2: Bill Gates steps down Microsoft chairman named Tech Advisor (via) TheVerge
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