Former Windows head Steven Sinofsky is now an official advisor for Box

Former Windows head Steven Sinofsky is now an official advisor for Box

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Former head of Windows at Microsoft, Steven Sinofsky, has joined cloud storage firm Box as an advisor.

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Box announced the move today, saying Sinofsky would provide experience and insight for the platform and the organization as a whole, noting that he “has a stronger and more fluid vision for the future of computing than almost anyone I’ve met”, according to Aaron Levie, co-founder of Box.

It is thought that Sinofsky could help Box make the transition from being a pure storage platform to being one that offers a full suite of document editing tools too. Sinofsky left Microsoft last November.

Box via TechCrunch

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