- Microsoft's (MSFT) board is reportedly leaning towards choosing senior executive Satya Nadella or Ford CEO (F) Alan Mulally as its replacement for Steve Ballmer.
- Nadella is executive VP of cloud and enterprise at Microsoft.
- Internal candidate Tony Bates and former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop are still in with a shout, but they're considered less likely to get the job.
- The board hopes to make a decision by the end of the year.
Microsoft focusing on Nadella, Mulally as possible CEO
Nov 28 2013, 03:01 ET