Microsoft Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood Interview
Amy Hood, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Microsoft Corp., stands for a photograph at the company's main campus in Redmond, Washington, U.S., on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Along with Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella, Hood, 46, has played a key role in winning peopleemployees, customers, investorsback to Microsoft after the company spent more than a decade losing its way. Photographer: David Ryder/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesDavid Ryder — Bloomberg via Getty Images
  • Title
    EVP and CFO
  • Affiliation
    Microsoft
  • Age
    46

In the five years since becoming CFO, Hood has been a key architect of the tech company’s renaissance, during which its stock has returned nearly 300% (including more than 50% in the past year alone). In June, Microsoft celebrated hitting $100 billion in fiscal-year revenue for the first time, as well as the acquisition of developer forum GitHub, a $7.5 billion deal Hood helped engineer. A booming cloud business helped lift total revenue 14% in fiscal 2018—the company’s fastest sales growth in a decade.

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Company Financials (2017, or most recently completed fiscal year)

Revenues ($M)110,360
Profits ($M)16,571
Market Value as of 09/18/18 ($M)868,118.9