Satya Nadella Net Worth
Satya Nadella Net Worth and salary: Satya Nadella is an Indian-American technology executive who has a net worth of $200 million. Best known for being the CEO of Microsoft, he previously served as the Executive Vice President of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise group. He was named CEO in February 2014.
Early Life: Satya Nadella was born on August 19, 1967 in Hyderabad, India. Satya earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree 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 started his career at Sun Microsystems.
Microsoft: It was in 1992 that he started his 20+ year tenure at Microsoft. He joined as a Program Manager in the Windows Developer Relations group. Quickly 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. Before being promoted to his current role as CEO, Satya was the Executive Vice President of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise group.
On February 4, 2014 it was announced that Satya Nedella would take over as Microsoft CEO, replacing Steve Ballmer. Satya is the the third person to serve as CEO of Microsoft, the obviously being company co-founder Bill Gates.
Compensation: In 2013, Satya earned a base salary of $669,000 and received an additional $17.6 million compensation in the form of stock options and bonuses. In 2014, his total compensation was roughly $40 million. Between 2015 and 2017 he earned an additional $20 million per year in salary and bonus. In 2019 he earned $42 million, made up of a mix of base salary, stock options and other performance-based incentives. At least $10.8 million of his compensation was a cash bonus and his base salary in the year was $2,333,333.
When Satya was first made CEO, the company had a market cap of $300 billion. Over the next 5 years he grew the company's market cap to over $1 trillion for a period, and consistently over $850 billion.
Microsoft Shares: As of this writing, according to the company's most recent SEC filings, Satya owns around 800 thousand shares of Microsoft which had a value of $120 million. He previously owned a touch over 1 million shares but he sold 30% of his stake in 2018 for a one-time gain of $25 million.
|Net Worth:||$200 Million|
|Date of Birth:||1967|