Indian origin Microsoft CEO Satya Nadela on Tuesday said that his organisation is working with a mission to empower the common man and every organisation with an aim to achieve more and thereby bring the benefits of development to everyone. “Our mission is to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more,” Nadella said while delivering keynote address at India Today Conclave. Nadella also lauded the way State Bank of India used technology to enhance their business activities. The Microsoft CEO said that bank took a giant leap in terms of using technology. “We are thrilled to partner with SBI on their digital transformation as they harness the Intelligent Cloud and build new digital capability to empower their employees; engage customers in new ways and transform their products and services, while maintaining security, trust and compliance with industry regulations,” Nadella said.
He also threw light on use of mixed technology. Under Nadella, Microsoft has been extremely successful in achieving its multi-faceted goals. Nadella is on a two-day trip to India on November 6 and 7. Earlier, Nadella had visited the company’s India Development Centre here and interacted with employees. “He interacted with employees and talked about his book ‘Hit Refresh’. He also spoke about his journey in the company – from the time he joined till becoming the CEO,” company sources said told PTI. As per a spokesperson, Nadella’s engagements include meetings with customers and industry leaders across sectors, the Union government and employees.
Hyderabad-born Nadella, who took over as Microsoft CEO in February 2014, is also writing a book which will be launched soon. The company has also lined up a public event on the book with a diverse audience comprising students, academia, startups and community influencersThe Microsoft CEO has chronicled his personal journey, the ongoing transformation at the Redmond, Washington-based software giant and the wave of technological changes in his book `Hit Refresh’ that was launched in September.