Top Microsoft execs Bates, Reller to leave company

Two Microsoft Corp executives, Tony Bates and Tami Reller, are preparing to leave the company as Satya Nadella takes over as chief executive, according to a media report.

Microsoft’s next CEO: Seven strong contenders

The software giants have not named any successor for the CEO’s post after Steve Ballmer announced to retire in the next 12 months, yesterday.