Stephen Elop

Stephen Elop, former Nokia CEO, to leave Microsoft

Microsoft Corp said former Nokia Oyj top boss, Stephen Elop, is leaving the software maker as part of a shakeup in its senior leadership.

Jun 17, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Microsoft gives employees sneak peek at new ''selfie'' phone

Microsoft Corp`s hardware chief gave employees a sneak peek at a `selfie` phone featuring a 5 megapixel forward-facing camera at an internal meeting this week, a source at the company said on Tuesday.

Jul 30, 2014, 03:11 AM IST

Elop's Nokia "golden parachute" swells to $33 million

Elop, whose severance payment includes just over 4 million euros in cash, stood down as Nokia chief executive in September.

May 01, 2014, 11:04 AM IST

Microsoft`s next potential CEO Stephen Elop could kill Bing, sell Xbox

As Microsoft is looking for a potential successor to outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer, one of the candidates for the coveted position; Nokia`s chief Stephen Elop is reportedly considering big plans for the software giant, which could include ending the Bing segment and selling Xbox business.

Nov 09, 2013, 19:34 PM IST

Microsoft narrows CEO shortlist; Mulally, Elop make the cut

Microsoft Corp has narrowed its list of external candidates to replace Chief Executive Steve Ballmer to about five people, including Ford Motor Co`s current chief Alan Mulally and former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop, according to sources familiar with the matter.

Nov 06, 2013, 09:50 AM IST

Nokia says wins favourable ruling from court on assets freeze

"We are now working closely with the tax authorities to ensure that the parties will find a comprehensive solution to the remaining open issues, and discussions have been constructive," the Finnish company said in a statement, declining to comment further.

Sep 30, 2013, 19:23 PM IST

Stephen Elop to get $25.5 mn post Microsoft-Nokia deal

Elop, who earlier served as CEO of Nokia, after the closing of the USD 7.2 billion deal is expected to join the US-headquartered software giant.

Sep 19, 2013, 22:19 PM IST

Nokia raises tax issue with govt; will stay in India

Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia Tuesday raised the Rs 2,080 crore tax dispute with Commerce Minister Anand Sharma, seeking his help for an early resolution of the matter.

Sep 10, 2013, 21:53 PM IST

Saviour or slayer? Either way, Nokia's Elop a contender for Microsoft chief

Investors and others familiar with the board's thinking reject any suggestion that the deal was done with Elop in mind, and his track record at Nokia is decidedly mixed.

Sep 04, 2013, 12:39 PM IST

From Nokia chief to Bill Gates, guessing game begins on new Microsoft CEO

With no heir apparent, Ladbrokes opened up betting on successors for Ballmer who will depart within the next year, with Elop, 49, topping a list of 26 candidates with odds of 5/1.

Aug 27, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

Facebook joins tech giants to launch ''

Focussed on enabling the next five billion people without access to come online, the founding members of the project include Facebook, Ericsson, MediaTek, Nokia, Opera, Qualcomm and Samsung.

Aug 21, 2013, 18:06 PM IST

Smartphone laggard Nokia picks up pace under CEO Elop

Senior Nokia employees say Elop, hired in 2010 to revive the once-undisputed leader in mobile phones, has forced them to make faster decisions, which has sped up everything from restructuring to the development of new handsets.

Jul 23, 2013, 09:26 AM IST

Nokia to shift phone assembly to Asia

Nokia said the shift to Asia would enable it to introduce innovations into the market more quickly.

Feb 08, 2012, 21:25 PM IST

Nokia CEO says to keep headquarters in Finland: TV

Stephen Elop, the first non-Finn to run Nokia, on Sunday quashed rumors the cellphone maker could move its headquarters to the United States from Espoo, a suburb of the Finnish capital Helsinki.

Dec 19, 2011, 09:22 AM IST