Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Exclusive: Microsoft Replaces Head of Windows Phone Unit - Ina Fried - Mobile - AllThingsD

Not quite a full Muglia-style “transition,” but it doesn’t look like a promotion… [update: actually it does look like a promotion for Andy Lees; see Microsoft Names Two Executives to Oversee Mobile Projects]

“I have asked Andy Lees to move to a new role working for me on a time-critical opportunity focused on driving maximum impact in 2012 with Windows Phone and Windows 8,” Ballmer said in an internal memo seen by AllThingsD. “We have tremendous potential with Windows Phone and Windows 8, and this move sets us up to really deliver against that potential.”

Exclusive: Microsoft Replaces Head of Windows Phone Unit - Ina Fried - Mobile - AllThingsD

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