Microsoft’s Chief Operating Officer, Kevin Turner is leaving the company. He will be joining Citadel Securities as the CEO. Kevin Turner worked at Microsoft for 11 years, handling the sales and marketing efforts of Office 365, and much more. Turner led a team of more than 51,000 Microsoft employees in 191 countries. Before joining Microsoft, Turner worked at Walmart as a cashier, where he was apparently named the youngest corporate officer in the company’s history.
Microsoft is has announced some leadership changes, which you can know more about here. Citadel Securities announced that Turner will be joining the company “after a transition period from Microsoft.”