On February 4, 2014 Microsoft appointed Satya Nadella to Chief Executive Officer. Former Chief Executive Steve Ballmer stepped down. Satya Nadella has worked for Microsoft since 1992 and has helped to expand Bing, Xbox, Office and Cloud Services. Nadella has a background in Business and Engineering. He has a Masters degree in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Chicago. It will be interesting to see how he pushes Microsoft forward.