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Google Claimed Company
EMPLOYEE
PARTICIPANTS
4821
TOTAL
RATINGS
65434
Microsoft Claimed Company
EMPLOYEE
PARTICIPANTS
3133
TOTAL
RATINGS
45004

Sundar Pichai vs Satya Nadella

Sundar Pichai Google's CEO
Sundar Pichai
Google
Top 5%
Top 5% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
A+
81/100
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Satya Nadella Microsoft's CEO
Satya Nadella
Microsoft
Top 5%
Top 5% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
A+
83/100

Google vs Microsoft CEO Comparison Summary

Employees at Google rank Sundar Pichai in the Top 15% of CEOs in San Francisco. Similarly, employees at Microsoft rank Satya Nadella in the Top 10% of CEOs in Seattle. Employees rate their CEO differently based on the frequency of interaction, ability to affect company culture, and drive measurable results.

Sundar Pichai Google's CEO
Sundar Pichai

CEO of Google

BIO: Mr. Sundar Pichai has been the Chief Executive Officer of Google Inc., since October 02, 2015. Mr. Pichai leads the product management and innovation efforts for a suite of Google's search and consumer products, including iGoogle, Google Toolbar, Desktop Search and Gadgets, Google Pack and Gears. He has more than 15 years of experience developing high-tech consumer and enterprise products. Mr. Pichai served as Senior Vice President of Products at Google Inc. (currently known as Alphabet Inc.) from October 2014 to October 2, 2015. He served as Senior Vice President of Android, Chrome & Apps at Google Inc. from March 2013 to October 2014. Mr. Pichai served as the Head of Android Mobile Software Division at Google Inc. since March 2013. He served as the Head of the Chrome Browser & Computer Operating System at Google Inc. He served as Senior Vice President of Chrome at Google Inc. from April 2011 to March 2013. He served as Vice President of Product Management at Google Inc. He joined Google in 2004. Prior to Google, he served various engineering and product management positions at Applied Materials and served as Management Consultant of McKinsey & Company, Inc. for a variety of software and semiconductor clients. He has been a Director of Alphabet Inc. since July 2017. He served as a Director of Jive Software, Inc. from March 2011 to July 30, 2013. He served as a Member of Board of Advisors at Ruba, Inc. He was awarded an Institute Silver Medal. He was named a Siebel Scholar and a Palmer Scholar at the Wharton School. Mr. Pichai received a B.Tech. from the Indian Institute of Technology. He holds an M.S. in Engineering and Materials Science from Stanford University and an MBA from the Wharton School.

Satya Nadella Microsoft's CEO
Satya Nadella

CEO of Microsoft

BIO: Mr. Satya Nadella has been the Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft Corporation since February 4, 2014. Mr. Nadella joined Microsoft in 1992 and served leadership roles in both enterprise and consumer businesses across Microsoft for over 22 years. He served as Executive Vice President of Cloud & and

Gender Score

Sundar Pichai Google's CEO
Sundar Pichai
Google
Top 5%
Top 5% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
A+
Gender

Women at Google rated their CEO an A+

Satya Nadella Microsoft's CEO
Satya Nadella
Microsoft
Top 5%
Top 5% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
A+
Gender

Women at Microsoft rated their CEO an A+

Diversity Score

Sundar Pichai Google's CEO
Sundar Pichai
Google
Top 5%
Top 5% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
A+
Diversity

Diverse Employees at Google rated their CEO an A+

Satya Nadella Microsoft's CEO
Satya Nadella
Microsoft
Top 5%
Top 5% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
A+
Diversity

Diverse Employees at Microsoft rated their CEO an A+

Question:
Do you approve of your CEOs management style?

Question:
How would you rate the effectiveness of your CEO to drive business results?

Sundar Pichai Google's CEO
Sundar Pichai
Google
Excellent
31%
Good
32%
Average
13%
Poor
10%
Very Bad
14%
Satya Nadella Microsoft's CEO
Satya Nadella
Microsoft
Excellent
45%
Good
27%
Average
19%
Poor
3%
Very Bad
6%

Who Ranks the CEO highest?

At Google, employees in the HR department rate Sundar Pichai the highest. According to employees, Sundar Pichai's ability to drive business results is Good. At Microsoft, the Customer Success department's employees rate their CEO highest. And, 82% of Microsoft's employees approve of their CEO's management style.

Sundar Pichai Google's CEO
Sundar Pichai
Google
88/100Department - HR
82/100Ethnicity - Caucasian
83/100Tenure - Over 10 Years
81/100Education - Bachelor's
83/100Experience - Over 10 Years
Satya Nadella Microsoft's CEO
Satya Nadella
Microsoft
93/100Department - Customer Success
84/100Ethnicity - Hispanic or Latino
84/100Tenure - 5 to 10 Years
86/100Education - Associate's
84/100Experience - 3 to 6 Years