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Satya Nadella
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Pronunciation సత్య నాదెళ్ల
Born
Satya Narayana Nadella

19 August 1967 (1967-08-19) (age 52)
Nationality American
Education

The Hyderabad Public School, Begumpet
Manipal Institute of Technology
Manipal Academy of Higher Education
University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Known for CEO of Microsoft
Net worth $272 million
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Spouse(s) Anupama Nadella (1992–present)
Children 3
Parents
  • Bukkapuram Nadella Yugandhar (father)
  • Prabhavati Yugandhar (mother)

Satya Narayana Nadella (born 19 August 1967) is an engineer and Indian American business executive. He is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Microsoft, succeeding Steve Ballmer in 2014. He led a giant round of layoffs and flattened the organization, getting rid of middle managers. Before becoming CEO, he was the executive vice president of Microsoft's cloud and enterprise group, responsible for building and running the company's computing platforms.

Satya was born in Bukkapuram, Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh to a Telugu family. After moving to the United States, he earned an Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

He married Anupama in 1992 and they live together with their three children in Bellevue, Washington.

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