Skip to Content
Microsoft Holds Its Annual Shareholders MeetingMicrosoft Holds Its Annual Shareholders Meeting
Photograph by Stephen Brashear—Getty Images
  • Title
    CFO and EVP
  • Affiliation
  • Age

CFO since 2013 and the first woman to hold the job at ­Microsoft, Hood played a key part in the negotiations for the company’s $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn in June. The former investment banker is now considered ­Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s right hand. She is overseeing the financial side of the $85.3-billion-in-revenue company’s transition to cloud ­computing, including nearly $7 billion in spending on new data centers last year. After Microsoft’s COO left this year, Hood took on responsibility for worldwide licensing and pricing.

Fortune Data StoreLooking for leads, investment insights, or competitive intelligence?Get Premium Access

Personal Information

Previous Rank-

Company Financials (2015, or most recently completed fiscal year)

Revenues ($B)85.3
Profits ($B)16.8
Market Value as of 8/26/16 ($M)