Major shareholders comprise co-founder Bill Gates, who stepped down from the company’s board in 2020, which is why these shares are no longer publicly reported. In 2019, Gates still owned a stake of 103 million stocks, which accounted for 1.34% of the company’s ownership (worth over $23 billion in September 2022). Other individual shareholders comprise Satya Nadella, the company’s CEO, Brad Smith (former president), Jean-Philippe Courtois (EVP), and Amy Hood (former CFO).
It’s important to note that in 2020, Bill Gates stepped down from the board of directors.
Thus we no longer have an exact disclosing of the company’s stock ownership.
Therefore, we see the left stake of the company’s ownership.
Below is Microsoft’s board of directors.
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