New Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella
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Microsoft names Nadella as new boss

Technology giant Microsoft announces Satya Nadella will succeed Steve Ballmer as its chief executive, with Bill Gates becoming a "technology adviser".

Microsoft has announced that Satya Nadella will be its next chief executive.

Indian-born Mr Nadella is currently head of Cloud and Enterprise for the technology giant.

He takes over from Steve Ballmer who announced plans to step down last year.

Samira Hussain reports.

  • 04 Feb
  • From the section Europe