back to article Microsoft CEO gets a side hustle — Satya Nadella made Chair of Microsoft board

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been appointed Chair of the company’s board. The company’s announcement states that Nadella was unanimously elected. He replaces John W. Thompson, who also faced no opposition to his shift into the role of lead independent director. Thompson therefore gets to lead Nadella’s performance …

  1. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    "undoubtedly an endorsement of his achievements as CEO"

    So, Ballmer not having been made Chair of the Board is undoubtedly admitting that his tenure was the worst in Borkzilla history ?

    Well, at least there is some consequence.

    1. Falmari Silver badge
      Joke

      Re: "undoubtedly an endorsement of his achievements as CEO"

      I heard MS offered Ballmer the Chair but he didn't want it and just threw it back at the board.

      https://www.theregister.com/2005/09/05/chair_chucking/

  2. The Oncoming Scorn Silver badge
    Coat

    Why Do I Always Read His Name As

    Nutella.

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