Satya Nadella is Microsoft’s New CEO

Satya Nadella was named Microsoft’s third CEO earlier today, succeeding former CEO Steve Ballmer.

Nadella was born in Hyderabad, India, and earned degrees at Mangalore University in electrical engineering,  a master’s degree at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, as well as a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Chicago. Nadella has spent 22 years working at Microsoft, his last position being head of the Cloud and Enterprise Group which oversees the cloud-based technology that goes into Windows Azure, Skype, Bing, Xbox Live, and the Xbox One Cloud.