Satya Nadella, executive vice president, Cloud and Enterprise, addresses employees during the One Microsoft Town Hall event July 11, 2013.
February 4, 2014 3:37 PM EST

Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s executive vice president of cloud and enterprise, has just been named the company’s next CEO. He’s already trying to rally his troops with a letter sent to all Microsoft employees today. In the letter, Nadella outlined his vision of helping the diminished tech company thrive in a world focused on mobile and cloud computing.

“Our industry does not respect tradition — it only respects innovation,” Nadella wrote. “Make no mistake, we are headed for greater places — as technology evolves and we evolve with and ahead of it.”

Read Nadella’s letter in its entirety below:


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