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Microsoft considers Qualcomm COO as CEO - report

Friday 13 December 2013 | 09:12 CET | News
Microsoft is seriously considering a number of people to succeed CEO Steve Ballmer, including Qualcomm COO Steve Mollenkopf, Microsoft executive Satya Nadella and other candidates, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Ford Motor CEO Alan Mulally is also on the list but some are concerned about his lack of technology experience, the sources said. Mollenkopf joined Qualcomm in 1994 as an engineer. He became head of chip business QCT in 2008. While leading the group, Mollenkopf bought chipmaker Atheros for USD 3.1 billion in 2011. Mollenkopf's compensation last year

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