Points to Remember:
- Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella’s father and former IAS officer BN Yugandhar passed away aged 80 in Hyderabad on Friday after a brief illness.
- Yugandhar was an IAS officer of 1962 batch and had served as Planning Commission member during Manmohan Singh’s tenure as PM.
- He had also served as director of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration.
- Founded: April 4, 1975
- Founders: Bill Gates, Paul Allen
- Headquarters: Washington, U.S.
- Chairman: John W. Thompson
- CEO: Satya Nadella
- President: Brad Smith
- Technical Advisor: Bill Gates
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Name the Ex-IAS officer and father of Microsoft’s current CEO, who recently passed away? BN Yugandhar
- Who is the current CEO of Microsoft? Satya Nadella