Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: Microsoft Corp has appointed Amy Hood as their new chief financial officer. Hood was working in the company as head of finance of its Office division.
She became the first woman to hold the CFO post at Microsoft. The 41 year old takes over from Peter Klein, who announced his departure in April. She takes up the job immediately, while Klein will remain at the company through the end of June.
Hood joined Microsoft in late 2002. While at the Office division - Microsoft's most profitable unit - she worked on the high-profile acquisitions of online chat service Skype and business networking company Yammer.
With Agency Inputs
First Published: Thursday, May 09, 2013, 09:54