Satya Nadella Net Worth and salary: Satya Nadella is an Indian-American electrical engineer with a business background who has a net worth of $45 Million. Best known as the Executive Vice President of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise group, in February 2014, Mr. Nadella was named as the next Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft. Born in 1969 in Hyderabad, India to an Indian Administrative Service officer, Satya Nadella took his Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Communications degree from Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, Karnataka. Next, he went to the USA to continue his studies at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee where he earned an MS degree in Computer Science. Eventually, he rounded off his education with a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Equipped with solid knowledge in both electrical engineering and business, Nadella made his career beginnings at Sun Microsystems as a member of its technology staff. It was in 1992 that he started his 22-year tenure at Microsoft, where he joined as a Program Manager in the Windows Developer Relations group. Hastily moving up the career ladder, Nadella went on to serve as the Senior Vice President of Research & Development for the Online Services division, and the Vice President of the Microsoft Business Solutions group (MBS), before becoming the President of the $19 billion Microsoft Server and Tools Business. As for his current position as Executive Vice President of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise group, if it's translated in Microsoft's words, Nadella is the man responsible for building and running the company's computing platforms, developer tools and cloud services. With such experience behind, Mr. Nedella seems to fit perfectly the envisioned role for the new CEO of Microsoft, after founder Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer. In 2013, he earned a base salary of $669,000 and also received an additional $7.6 million compensation in the form of stock options and bonuses.