NEW MICROSOFT: 2 TOP EXECUTIVES SET TO LEAVE
By Oriade Ayomide
Reports from renowned technology brand Microsoft have it that two executives namely Tony Bates and Tami Reller are to leave the company. The imminent departure of the two is tied to the recent appointment of Satya Nadella’s appointment as chief executive officer of the company.
Former Skype CEO Bates, who heads up Microsoft’s business development, is to leave immediately, while Reller, executive vice president of marketing, will stay for a short time to ease the transition.
Eric Rudder, head of advanced strategy, will temporarily replace Bates, while marketing executive Chris Capossela will replace Reller. The company is expected to make a public announcement of the change within the next 24 hours.