Microsoft - Most Admired 2016
Bill Gates, philanthropist and co-founder of Microsoft, attends a conference at the COP21, United Nations Climate Change Conference, in Le Bourget, outside Paris, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, Pool)Photograph by Christophe Ena — AP

    Company Info

    IndustryComputer Software
    Industry Rank2
    Previous Industry Rank4
    Overall Score7
    LocationRedmond, Wash.
    Fortune 500 Rank31
    Fortune 500
    Global 500 Rank95
    Global 500

    Key Attributes of Reputation

    People Management4
    Use of Corporate Assets1
    Social Responsibility2
    Quality of Management2
    Financial Soundness1
    Long-Term Investment Value1
    Quality of Products/Services6
    Global Competitiveness1