Power Shift

May 1999
Financial Executive;May/Jun99, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p34
Academic Journal
This article focuses on career profiles of Mike Brown and Greg Maffel, chief financial officers of Microsoft Corp. Brown was CFO at Microsoft from 1993 until 1997, when he handed over the control to Greg Maffel. Although Maffei credits Brown with mentoring him, Brown believes Maffei was talented enough to handle the role without his input. But he says energy, integrity and communication skills were some of the qualities he was looking for.


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