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Amy Hood

  • American businesswoman

Amy E. Hood (born 1971 or 1972) is an American businesswoman currently serving as the Chief Financial Officer at Microsoft Corporation.Hood joined Microsoft in 2002 holding positions in the investor relations group. She also served as chief of staff in the Server and Tools Business as well as running the strategy and business development team in the Business division. Previously, she worked at Goldman Sachs in various roles including investment banking and capital markets groups. On May 8, 2013, Microsoft announced Hood would be replacing Peter Klein as the company's chief financial officer.Hood holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Duke University in 1994 and an MBA from Harvard University.


As the leadership team, we're taking bold and decisive action to evolve our organization and culture. This includes difficult steps, but they are necessary to position Microsoft for future growth and industry leadership.




In addition to transitioning to the cloud, our customers continue to invest in premium versions of our on-prem server products like Window Server, System Center and SQL Server.




Each customer has unique deployment needs, and as a result, CIOs value the flexibility that our hybrid cloud offerings provide.




As our products have improved, and you add value at the high end, customers move to the high end.



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