Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has a pay package of $84 million

  • Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella has a pay package of $84.3 million, which makes him among the top earners of the technology industry, according to media reports.

    The package comprises mostly share awards and most payments would be made across years.

    The tech giant said in its regulatory filing that while deciding Nadella’s pay package, the board considered the “fierce competition for talented executives” in the sector and “the demands on and responsibilities of” a leader heading a global firm like Microsoft.