Satya Nadella is an Indian-born American engineer and business executive. In February 2014, he succeeded Steve Ballmer as CEO of Microsoft.
Nadella worked as a member of Sun Microsystems’ technology staff until joining Microsoft in 1992, where he led the company’s move to cloud computing and the development of one of the largest cloud infrastructures in the world.
At Microsoft, Nadella also served as corporate vice-president of Business Solutions and Search & Advertising Platform Group; vice president of the Microsoft Business Division; senior vice-president of Research and Development for the Online Services Division; and president of the Server & Tools division.
Satya Nadella holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Manipal Institute of Technology, a Master of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.