Steve Ballmer Wiki, Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Girlfriend, Family, Net Worth, Current Affairs

Steven Anthony Ballmer, an American businessman, served as the CEO of Microsoft from 2000 to 2014. He was born on March 24, 1956. Currently, Steve Ballmer is the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, a team in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of January 2023, he was ranked as the tenth-richest person globally by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, with an estimated personal wealth of approximately $85.8 billion.

Ballmer’s tenure as Microsoft’s CEO and his overall legacy have received mixed reviews. Under his leadership, the company experienced significant financial growth, tripling its revenue. However, Microsoft also faced challenges such as losing market share and missing out on emerging technological trends like the rise of smartphones such as the iPhone and Android.

Ballmer joined Microsoft in 1980 after being hired by Bill Gates and dropped out of the MBA program at Stanford University. He eventually became the company’s president in 1998 and assumed the role of CEO on January 13, 2000, succeeding Gates. On February 4, 2014, Ballmer resigned as CEO, and Satya Nadella took over his position. He remained on Microsoft’s board of directors until August 19, 2014, when he resigned to pursue other ventures.

Steve Ballmer

Born in Detroit, Michigan, Ballmer is the son of Frederic Henry Ballmer (Fritz Hans Ballmer), a manager at Ford Motor Company, and Beatrice Dworkin. His father, a Swiss immigrant, predicted when Ballmer was eight years old that he would attend Harvard. Ballmer was raised in Farmington Hills, Michigan, a prosperous neighborhood. He also spent time living in Brussels from 1964 to 1967, attending the International School of Brussels.

Steve Ballmer Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Husband, Biography

Ballmer pursued engineering and college prep courses at Lawrence Technological University in 1973. As a National Merit Scholar, he graduated as valedictorian from Detroit Country Day School, a private college preparatory school in Beverly Hills, Michigan, achieving a perfect score of 800 on the SAT’s mathematical section. He currently serves on the board of directors of the school. Ballmer earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in applied mathematics and economics from Harvard University in 1977.

During his time at Harvard, Ballmer resided across the hall from fellow sophomore Bill Gates. He managed the Harvard Crimson football team, was a member of the Fox Club, and worked for The Harvard Advocate and The Harvard Crimson newspapers.

In the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition sponsored by the Mathematical Association of America, Ballmer outperformed Bill Gates. After Harvard, he spent two years as an assistant product manager at Procter & Gamble, where he worked in the same office as Jeff Immelt, who would later become the CEO of General Electric.

Steve Ballmer Wiki Details

Full Name  Steven Anthony Balmer
NicknameSteve Ballmer
Date of Birth24th March, 1956
SchoolDetroit Country Day School
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Investor, Merchant, Computer scientist

Steve Ballmer Biodata

Age67 years
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignAries
Birth PlaceDetroit, Michigan, United States
Date of Birth24th March, 1956
HobbiesWatching basketball, golf

Physical Appearance

Height (Approx.)6 feet 5 inches
Weight (Approx.)82 kgs
Extra Ordinary Features
Race / EthnicityWhite/ Swiss
Hair ColorGrey
Eye ColorBlue
S*xual OrientationStraight

Steve Ballmer Educational Qualification

SchoolDetroit Country Day School
College/UniversityHarvard University,
Stanford Graduate School of business
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Investor, Merchant, Computer scientist

Steve Ballmer’s Family Detail

Mother’s NameBeatrice Dworkin
Father’s NameFrederic Henry Ballmer
SisterShelly Ballmer

Marital Status And More

Wife/SpouseSteve Ballmer With Wife Connie Snyder
Marital StatusMarried
ChildrenSam Ballmer,
Aaron Ballmer,
Peter Ballmer

Steve Ballmer Favorite Things

Favourite FoodNA
Favourite BookBuilt to Last by Jim Collins
Favourite ColorsRed
Favourite SportBasketball, Golf
ControversiesCriticised in the media and by outsiders for failing to expand the company’s product line beyond Windows and Office, which are Microsoft’s two primary PC programmes.

Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx)85.8 Billion
Annual Salary1.275 Billion (Tenure as microsoft CEO)

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