Microsoft Hires LinkedIn's Kevin Scott As CTO - Forbes

When Microsoft MSFT +0.02% acquired LinkedIn LNKD +% for $26 billion, it didn't just buy a professional network. It also bought top technical talent. Microsoft announced on Tuesday that it has named LinkedIn's most senior engineering executive Kevin ...and more »

LinkedIn's top engineering executive just got promoted to be Microsoft's new CTO - Recode

Kevin Scott, LinkedIn's highest ranking engineering executive — he's senior VP of infrastructure and operations — is moving over to Microsoft as the company's new CTO. (Scott's new role is being described as “newly created,” but in the past Microsoft ...and more »

Microsoft Tapped This Exec To Help its $26 Billion LinkedIn Bet Pay Off - Fortune

That reporting structure distinguishes him from several other chief technology officers (CTOs) in various Microsoft business units who report to the heads of those organizations. According to LinkedIn itself, Microsoft has several dozen chief ...and more »

LinkedIn's SVP Of Infrastructure Kevin Scott Is Now Microsoft's New CTO - Tech Times

Kevin Scott, LinkedIn's highest-ranking engineering executive was recently been named as Microsoft's new Chief Technology Officer. Other corporate shake-ups have also been set in place in light of Microsoft's acquisition of LinkedIn. ( David Ramos ...and more »

Microsoft names LinkedIn SVP Kevin Scott as CTO - TechCrunch

Microsoft announced this morning that it has tapped Kevin Scott as its new Chief Technology Officer. The c-level promotion is an expansion of Scott's current role as Senior Vice President of Infrastructure at LinkedIn, a move designed to “drive ...and more »

Microsoft Taps LinkedIn Veteran Kevin Scott As New Chief Technology Officer - CRN

Microsoft Tuesday said it has brought LinkedIn veteran Kevin Scott on board as chief technology officer. According to the Redmond, Wash.-based company, Scott will drive "strategic, cross-company initiatives to maximize Microsoft's impact with members ...and more »

Using LinkedIn will land you a shiny new job – like, er, CTO of Microsoft - The Register

Microsoft has reinstated its overall CTO role for the first time in 17 years and hired Kevin Scott – currently senior vice president of infrastructure with LinkedIn – to do the job. Scott will stay in his LinkedIn position but will get new ...and more »

Microsoft names LinkedIn infrastructure chief as company CTO - ZDNet

Kevin Scott, the senior vice president of infrastructure for LinkedIn, is now Microsoft's chief technology officer (CTO), reporting directly to CEO Satya Nadella. msctokevinscott.jpg. Microsoft announced Scott's appointment to the newly created role on ...and more »

Microsoft names LinkedIn exec its first company-wide CTO - CIO Dive

Microsoft announced Tuesday it has named Kevin Scott as its first company chief technology officer (CTO), according to a news release. Scott will report directly to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. Scott previously served as senior vice president of ...and more »

New Microsoft CTO: Meet the REAL Kevin Scott (according to LinkedIn) - Network World

Call it the first real result from Microsoft's recently finalized $26B buyout of LinkedIn: The former has named the career networking site's Kevin Scott as its new CTO, a job he will hold in addition to being LinkedIn's SVP of Infrastructure. Having ...and more »