Microsoft Reorganization Shifts Focus Toward Growing Cloud Business
Thousands of layoffs are expected, but have not been confirmed.
For the last week, news organizations have been eagerly anticipating an announcement of a major reorganization at Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) which, reportedly, would include thousands of layoffs. According to GeekWire, on July 3, an internal memo to staff from Executive Vice President of Worldwide Commercial Business Judson Althoff, Executive Vice President of Global Sales, Marketing & Operations Jean-Philippe Courtois, and Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President of Marketing and Consumer Business Chris Capossela outlined the reorganization of its consumer and commercial businesses, but it did not mention the layoffs.
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