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Microsoft names CEO Satya Nadella as chairman

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was named chairman of the board on Wednesday, elevating his current role atop one of the world’s most valuable companies. Nadella, who has served as chief executive since 2014, has helped transform the PC maker into a leader in cloud computing in recent years, resulting in blockbuster earnings and a market […]

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella ‘needs to be educated’ claims Indian MP

After  Microsoft Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Nadella voiced opposition to the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act, (CAA)  BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi today termed his statement as the “perfect example” of how even the literate need to be educated on the central government’s initiatives. “How (the) literate need to be educated! Perfect example. Precise reason for […]

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella calls India’s “communal”citizenship law ‘sad’

Microsoft Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Nadella on Monday said he was saddened by “what is happening”, amid protests in India over the new Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA). His comments come amid ongoing, sometimes violent, protests against the law. The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) has been criticised as it is seen as discriminating against Muslims. […]

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made $42.9 million last year

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella earned $42.9 million in total compensation for the fiscal year 2019, 66 percent more than the previous fiscal. Nadella received a $1 million base salary jump and an increase in stocks. In a statement  Microsoft’s independent directors said, “Nadella’s strategic leadership, including his efforts to strengthen trust with customers, drive for […]

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Microsoft beats Apple as the most valuable company

Microsoft pipped Apple to become the most valuable company, this happened after 15 year interval. The software giant ended Friday with a market value of more than $851bn compared with Apple’s $847bn. The iPhone maker has seen its share price plunge in recent weeks, finally lost its lead. Apple’s shares have fallen almost 25% since […]