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This article was published on October 1, 2010


Steve Ballmer Announces Another Corporate Shuffle

Steve Ballmer Announces Another Corporate Shuffle
Manan Kakkar
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Soon after the news of Steve Ballmer’s bonus cut, Microsoft has undergone another corporate shuffle, this time announcing three new presidents and separating the mobile and gaming business units which were part of the Entertaintment division under Steve B after Robbie Bach departed.

The new presidents are:

  1. Kurt DelBene – Microsoft Business Division (CRM,  ERP, Office & SharePoint)
  2. Andy Lees – Mobile Communications Business
  3. Don Matrick – Interactive Entertainment Business

Kurt DelBene replaces Steven Elop who now heads Nokia. Microsoft now has a total of 6 presidents, the other three being:

  • Steven Sinofsky
  • Bob Muglia
  • Qi Lu