Microsoft names Satya Nadella as chairman
US-based Microsoft Corporation named Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Nadella as its new Chairman and he replaced John Thompson. The company said that John Thompson who took over as the chairman of Microsoft in 2014 will now serve as an independent director.
This Telugu pride appointed as CEO in 2014 in the place of Steve Ballmer since then he has been playing a key role in the business of Microsoft. Under the leadership of Satya Nadella, the Microsoft had acquired Nuance Communications, LinkedIn, and ZeniMax. Recently, Bill Gates had stepped down from the Microsoft board.