Well-Known Indian American Business executive, Satya Narayan Nadella is the CEO of Microsoft after Steve Ballmer. He got the post of Chief Executive Officer when Steve Ballmer left the post in the year 2014. Earlier, he was the vice president of Microsoft Cloud who was responsible for the management of the whole company. He lives a luxurious life, and you must be interested in knowing biography, personal life and net worth of Satya Nadella in 2018, and you can continue to read this article for knowing more about his life.
Early Life & Biography
Satya Nadella was born on 19th August in the year 1967 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. His family was originally from Rayalaseema Village, and his father was a civil servant who used to work for IAS of Government of India. He went to Hyderabad Public School in Begumpet before receiving Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering in the year 1988 from Manipal Institute of Technology. He went to M.S. in computer science at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and got his degree in the year 1990. He has received an MBA degree from the University of Chicago. He was always passionate about engineering, and that’s why he studied it deeply.
He got married to Anupama who is the daughter of his father’s batchmate in the year 1992. She was also studying with him in Manipal from where she was pursuing B.Arch in the faculty of architecture. She was his junior in the college. Now the couple has three children who live in Bellevue, Washington. He has written a book titled Hit Refresh which is about his life and career. The profits which were earned through book went to Microsoft Philanthropies and NGOs. He loved to read Indian and American Poetry and was passionate for Cricket in his school.
Career, Awards & Nominations
In the year 1992, he used to work at Sun Microsystems before he joined Microsoft. When he got into Microsoft, he got the opportunity to lead major projects like the development of the largest cloud infrastructure in the whole world. He has also worked as the senior vice-president of R&D for Online services division. He has been responsible for the various positions in one of the biggest companies and worked hard to reach this position in his career.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Satya Nadella is around $100 million. In fact, he revealed that his present salary in Microsoft is around $84 million. He also served as the president of the Server and Tools Division in the year 2011 to 2014. He has been vice-president of various companies till now, and on 4th February 2014, he was announced as the New CEO of Microsoft. Till now, he hasn’t been able to receive any awards, but he earns a lot of money which is enough for him to live a luxurious life. He is a person who is loved by people all over the world.
He is the Microsoft CEO and has been worked in various companies before getting into this position. He is a famous personality as Microsoft is a renowned name worldwide. He has reached this position by working hard and with full dedication. He belonged to India, and his father was a civil servant after which he studied hard and got into the engineering field. He always wanted to pursue an engineering career, and he has a belief that technology can change the world. He is a person who is loved by people all over the world because of his works and donations he makes for the institutions.