Executive officers of Microsoft Corporation

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  1. Bill Gates

    Bill Gates


    William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, philanthropist, investor, computer programmer, and inventor. In 1975, Gates and Paul Allen co-founded Microsoft, which became the world's largest PC software company. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of chairman, CEO and chief software architect, and was the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. Gates has authored and co-authored several books.

  2. Steve Ballmer

    Steve Ballmer


    Steven Anthony "Steve" Ballmer (born March 24, 1956) is an American businessman who was the chief executive officer of Microsoft from January 2000 to February 2014, and is the current owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. As of May 11, 2015, his personal wealth is estimated at US$22.7 billion, ranking number 21 on the Forbes 400. It was announced on August 23, 2013, that he would step down as Microsoft's CEO within 12 months. On February 4, 2014, Ballmer retired as CEO and was succeeded by Satya Nadella; Ballmer resigned from the Board of Directors on August 19, 2014 to prepare for teaching a new class and for the start of the NBA season.

  3. Satya Nadella

    Satya Nadella


    Satya Narayana Nadella (/ˈnədɛlæ/; born August 19, 1967) is an Indian-American business executive. He is the current chief executive officer (CEO) of Microsoft. He was appointed as CEO on 4 February 2014, succeeding Steve Ballmer. Before becoming CEO of Microsoft, he was Executive Vice President of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise group, responsible for building and running the company's Computing Platforms, Developer Tools and Cloud Computing Services.

  4. Don Mattrick

    Don Mattrick


    Don A. Mattrick (born 13 February 1964) is the former CEO of social gaming company Zynga, as well as a member of its board of directors. Previously, Mattrick was the President of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft. In this role, he was responsible for a collection of consumer businesses including Xbox 360, Xbox Live, Xbox One, Kinect, TV Music and Video services, Microsoft Mediaroom, as well as PC and mobile interactive entertainment. Prior to joining Microsoft in 2007, Mattrick served as the President of Worldwide Studios for Electronic Arts, where he worked for 15 years. At the age of 17, Mattrick founded Distinctive Software, Inc. which was acquired by Electronic Arts in 1991 and subsequently became EA Canada.

  5. Craig Mundie

    Craig Mundie


    Craig James Mundie (born July 1, 1949 in Cleveland, Ohio) is Senior Advisor to the CEO at Microsoft and its former Chief Research and Strategy Officer. He started in the consumer platforms division in 1992, managing the production of Windows CE for hand-held and automotive systems and early console games. In 1997, Mundie oversaw the acquisition of WebTV Networks. He has championed Microsoft Trustworthy Computing and digital rights management.

  6. Dan'l Lewin

    Dan'l Lewin


  7. Robert J. Bach

    Robert J. Bach


    Robert J. Bach (born December 31, 1961), commonly known as Robbie Bach, was the President of Entertainment & Devices Division at Microsoft. He led the division that is responsible for the Xbox, Xbox 360, Zune, Windows Games, Windows Mobile and the Microsoft TV platform. After 22 years at Microsoft, Robert announced his retirement from Microsoft effective in the fall of 2010. Robert now speaks to corporate, academic and civic groups across the country and in 2015 completed his first book, Xbox Revisited: A Game Plan for Corporate and Civic Renewal.

  8. Jeff Raikes

    Jeff Raikes


    Jeffrey Scott "Jeff" Raikes (born May 29, 1958) was the chief executive officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Until early 2008, Raikes was the President of the Microsoft Business Division and oversaw the Information Worker, Server & Tools Business and Microsoft Business Solutions Groups. He joined Microsoft in 1981 as a product manager. He retired from Microsoft in September 2008, after a transitional period, to join the Gates Foundation. Raikes is credited with driving much of Microsoft’s early work in business applications. He also held roles managing the company’s sales force and services groups.

  9. Steven Sinofsky

    Steven Sinofsky


    Steven Jay Sinofsky (born 1965) is a former President of the Windows Division at Microsoft from July 2009 through his departure on November 13, 2012. He was responsible for the development and marketing of Windows, Internet Explorer as well as online services such as Outlook.com and SkyDrive. Sinofsky is currently a board partner at Andreessen Horowitz, where he serves on boards of investments.

  10. Richard Rashid

    Richard Rashid


    Richard (Rick) F. Rashid oversees Microsoft Research's worldwide operations. Previously, he was the director of Microsoft Research. He joined Microsoft Research in 1991, and was promoted to vice president in 1994. In 2000, he became senior vice president. He has authored a number of patents in areas such as data compression, networking, and operating systems, and was a major developer of Microsoft's interactive TV system.

  11. S. Somasegar

    S. Somasegar


    S. Somasegar (born 13 August 1966 in Pondicherry, India) is the Corporate Vice President of the Developer Division at Microsoft Corporation. Before September 2011, he held the title Senior Vice President. In September 2011 Microsoft abolished that title for all its employees. Somasegar is responsible for engineering and marketing for developer tools and services, programming languages and runtimes designed for a broad base of software developers and development teams, including the Visual Studio and Expression families of products, .NET Framework, and Team Foundation Server. Somasegar also owns developer evangelism efforts spanning the full array of Microsoft platforms. His team also owns MSDN and TechNet online properties to enable a deep connection with the developer and IT professional audiences. In addition, Somasegar is responsible for the Server and Tools Business Global Development Centers in China, India and Israel and is the executive sponsor for the India Development Center and the Israel Research and Development Center for all of Microsoft.

  12. J Allard

    J Allard


    J Allard (born James Allard, on January 12, 1969, in Glens Falls, New York) is the CEO of Project 529, a Portland, OR based startup building software for cyclists. Prior to starting Project 529, Allard was Chief Experience Officer and Chief Technology Officer for the Entertainment and Devices Division at Microsoft. He also oversaw Microsoft's first foray into the video game industry, the Xbox, and he is also known to have contributed to the first edition of the specification for the Windows Sockets API, with assistance from many others.

  13. Brian Kevin Turner

    Brian Kevin Turner


    B. Kevin Turner is an American businessman known for his executive leadership roles at Wal-Mart and Microsoft. As of August 2005, he is the Chief Operating Officer at Microsoft.

  14. Ray Ozzie

    Ray Ozzie


    Raymond "Ray" Ozzie (born November 20, 1955) is an American software industry entrepreneur who held the positions of Chief Technical Officer and Chief Software Architect at Microsoft between 2005 and 2010. Before Microsoft, he was best known for his role in creating Lotus Notes.

  15. Qi Lu

    Qi Lu


    Lu Qi (simplified Chinese: 陆奇; traditional Chinese: 陸奇; pinyin: Lù Qí) PhD (born September 3, 1961), more commonly known as Qi Lu in English (pronounced "chee loo"), is currently Executive Vice President at Microsoft, leading the company's work on the Bing search engine, Skype and Microsoft Office. Lu formerly worked as technology developer and manager for Yahoo!'s technology search division.

  16. Tony Bates

    Tony Bates


    Anthony J. "Tony" Bates (born 29 April 1967) is the president of GoPro, and former executive vice president of Microsoft responsible for business development, strategy and evangelism.

  17. Julie Larson-Green

    Julie Larson-Green

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    Julie Larson-Green (born 1962) is the Chief Experience Officer of Microsoft's "My Life & Work" team at Microsoft, where she has worked since 1993.

  18. Jon DeVaan

    Jon DeVaan

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    Jon DeVaan is currently the senior vice president for Windows Development at Microsoft.

  19. Mark Penn

    Mark Penn

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    Mark J. Penn (born January 15, 1954), a former pollster, political strategist, and author, was Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at Microsoft Corporation. He is leaving to form a private equity firm according to news reports on June 17, 2015.

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