Satya Nadella Microsoft CEO Success Story Biography

Satya Nadella Microsoft CEO Success Story Biography
(Last Updated On: July 20, 2018)

Satya Nadella, Microsoft CEO

“Be passionate and bold. Always keep learning. You stop doing useful things if you don’t learn. So the last part to me is the key, especially if you have had some initial success. It becomes even more critical that you have the learning ‘bit’ always switched on.” Satya Nadella

Earlier he was the Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise group.

He has been credited for helping bring Microsoft’s database, Windows Server, and developer tools to its Azure cloud.

“With all the abundance we have of computers and computing, what is scarce is human attention and time.” Satya Nadella


Satya Nadella Biography and Success Story:



About Satya Nadella:

Born into a Telugu speaking family in Hyderabad, India.

Attended the Hyderabad Public School.

Attained a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Manipal Institute of Technology.

Subsequently travelled to the U.S. to study for an M.S. degree in Computer Science.

Later received an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

“The one thing that I would say that defines me is I love to learn. I get excited about new things. I buy more books than I read or finish.” Satya Nadella

He knew that computer science was what he wanted to pursue.

Worked with Sun Microsystems prior to joining Microsoft in 1992.

At Microsoft, he has led major projects including the company’s move to cloud computing.

“The question is: How are you able to organize your information, your tasks, and get stuff done spanning those different roles? Nobody lives in isolation.” Satya Nadella

He has been credited for helping bring Microsoft’s database, and Windows Server to its Azure cloud.

Third chief executive in the company’s history.

An India-born American business executive.

“We must ensure not only that everyone receives equal pay for equal work, but that they have the opportunity to do equal work.” Satya Nadella

The current chief executive officer (CEO) of Microsoft.

Before becoming CEO of Microsoft, he was Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise group.

“Believe me, my journey has not been a simple journey of progress. There have been many ups and downs, and it is the choices that I made at each of those times that have helped shape what I have achieved.” Satya Nadella


Here are his Top 10 Rules for Success:

  1. Be a lifelong learner
  2. Find the soul of your company
  3. Have confidence
  4. Fall in love with what you do
  5. Build a great company culture
  6. Be a source of energy
  7. Seek work-life harmony
  8. Have a clear vision
  9. Partner broadly
  10. Build your capabilities
You renew yourself every day. Sometimes you're successful, sometimes your not, but it's the average that counts. Satya Nadella Click To Tweet


In the video, he is speaking about his 10 top rules for success. Watch the video and listen to his inspiring words.

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When I think about my career, my successes are built on learning from failures. Satya Nadella Click To Tweet



Satya Nadella’s inspiring biography, success story, top 10 rules for success, motivational quotes will help for success and happiness in your life.

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