Bloomberg: the new CEO of Microsoft will be Satya Nadella
At the end of last year, Microsoft announced that the new CEO will be chosen in early 2014. According to Bloomberg, Satya Nadella. However, a spokesman for Microsoft, Frank Shaw, declined to confirm this information, but to deny it, he also did not simply saying, «No comment.»
Am according to Bloomberg, the decision is still not final, but Nadella is one of the strongest candidates for the position. In addition, Bloomberg wrote that the Microsoft Board of Directors is considering to replace bill gates at the post of the Chairman of the company, his Deputy, John Thompson.
As for Nadella, he is no stranger to Microsoft, as working for the company for more than 20 years. Before moving to the US, Nadella studied electrical engineering in India before joining Microsoft, he worked at Sun Microsystems until 1992. At Microsoft, Satya was involved in research in the field of online services and briefly worked on projects such as Office and Bing. And recently he was appointed head of cloud services of Microsoft.
By the way, the New York Times and Wall Street Journal confirm information on Bloomberg, so we have to wait for an official statement from the software giant.