Satya Nadella: A conversation with Satya Nadella on his journey
Satya Nadella is an Indian American engineer and the current CEO of Microsoft. Nadella’s educational background undoubtedly played a great role in shaping his technical and leadership abilities. After pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering from the reputed Manipal Institute of Technology located in India, Nadella relocated to the United States, where he studied at the University of Wisconsin and the Booth School of Business. Nadella joined Microsoft in 1992 and slowly but steadily he grabbed bigger opportunities at the enterprise and went on to manage several divisions of the company. One of Satya’s pathbreaking accomplishments within the firm was to pave the way for the cloud computing technology, which later went on to become a trendsetter. He became a household name in 2014 after being crowned the CEO of Microsoft, succeeding Steve Ballmer, where he has overlooked the company’s resurgence as the most valuable company in the world.