Microsoft names Kevin Scott as CTO
This is an expansion of Mr. Scott's new role at LinkedIn as senior vice president of Infrastructure.
Mr. Scott will continue to play an active role at LinkedIn as senior vice president of Infrastructure and remain a member of LinkedIn's executive management team.
His 20-year career spans both academia and industry as a researcher, engineer and leader.
Prior to his role as senior vice president of Engineering and Operations at LinkedIn, Mr. Scott held a number of engineering leadership roles at Google and AdMob.