Bradford L.  Smith net worth and biography

Bradford Smith Biography and Net Worth

President of Microsoft
As Microsoft’s president, Brad Smith leads a team of more than 1,500 business, legal and corporate affairs professionals located in 54 countries and operating in more than 120 nations. He plays a key role in spearheading the company’s work on critical issues involving the intersection of technology and society, including cybersecurity, privacy, artificial intelligence, environmental sustainability, human rights, immigration and philanthropy. In his recent bestselling book, coauthored with Microsoft’s Carol Ann Browne, Tools and Weapons: The Promise and the Peril of the Digital Age, Smith urges the tech sector to assume more responsibility and calls for governments to move faster to address the challenges that new technologies are creating.  The New York Times has called Smith “a de facto ambassador for the technology industry at large” and The Australian Financial Review has described him as “one of the technology industry’s most respected figures.” He has testified numerous times before the U.S. Congress and other governments on these key policy issues.

Smith joined Microsoft in 1993, first spending three years in Paris leading the legal and corporate affairs team in Europe. In 2002, he was named Microsoft’s general counsel and spent the following decade leading work to resolve the company’s antitrust controversies with governments around the world and companies across the tech sector. Over the past decade, Smith has spearheaded the company’s work to advance privacy protection for Microsoft customers and the rights of DREAMers and other immigrants, including bringing multiple lawsuits against the U.S. government on these issues.

Prior to joining Microsoft, Smith was an associate and then partner at the law firm of Covington and Burling, where he is still remembered as the first attorney in the long history of the firm to insist (in 1986) on having a personal computer on his desk as a condition for accepting a job offer. In addition to his work at Microsoft, Smith is active in several civic organizations and in the broader technology industry. He has served on the Netflix board of directors since 2015 and chairs the board of directors of both Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) and the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship program.

Smith grew up in Appleton, Wisconsin, where Green Bay was the big city next door. He attended Princeton University, where he met his wife, Kathy. He earned his J.D. from Columbia University Law School and studied international law and economics at the Graduate Institute in Geneva, Switzerland.

What is Bradford L. Smith's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Bradford L. Smith is at least $227.83 million as of February 5th, 2024. Mr. Smith owns 570,826 shares of Microsoft stock worth more than $227,828,073 as of April 21st. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Smith may own. Additionally, Mr. Smith receives a salary of $3,590,000.00 as President at Microsoft. Learn More about Bradford L. Smith's net worth.

How old is Bradford L. Smith?

Mr. Smith is currently 65 years old. There are 6 older executives and no younger executives at Microsoft. Learn More on Bradford L. Smith's age.

What is Bradford L. Smith's salary?

As the President of Microsoft Co., Mr. Smith earns $3,590,000.00 per year. The highest earning executive at Microsoft is Mr. Satya Nadella, Chairman & CEO, who commands a salary of $9,280,000.00 per year. Learn More on Bradford L. Smith's salary.

How do I contact Bradford L. Smith?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Smith and other Microsoft executives is ONE MICROSOFT WAY, REDMOND WA, 98052. Microsoft can also be reached via phone at (425) 882-8080 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Bradford L. Smith's contact information.

Has Bradford L. Smith been buying or selling shares of Microsoft?

Bradford L. Smith has not been actively trading shares of Microsoft within the last three months. Most recently, Bradford L. Smith sold 3,303 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, February 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $406.12, for a transaction totalling $1,341,414.36. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 570,826 shares of the company's stock, valued at $231,823,855.12. Learn More on Bradford L. Smith's trading history.

Who are Microsoft's active insiders?

Microsoft's insider roster includes Judson Althoff (EVP), Frank Brod (CAO), Christopher Capossela (CMO), Christopher Capossela (CMO), Jean-Philippe Courtois (EVP), Kathleen Hogan (EVP), Amy Hood (CFO), Margaret Johnson (EVP), Teri List (Director), Satya Nadella (CEO), Bradford Smith (President), and Emma Walmsley (Director). Learn More on Microsoft's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Microsoft?

In the last year, insiders at the software giant sold shares 14 times. They sold a total of 1,261,319 shares worth more than $93,860,642.57. The most recent insider tranaction occured on March, 11th when EVP Kathleen T Hogan sold 21,955 shares worth more than $8,868,941.80. Insiders at Microsoft own 0.0% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Microsoft.

Information on this page was last updated on 3/11/2024.

Bradford L. Smith Insider Trading History at Microsoft

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/5/2024Sell3,303$406.12$1,341,414.36570,826View SEC Filing Icon  
2/2/2024Sell45,000$411.78$18,530,100.00574,129View SEC Filing Icon  
8/1/2023Sell50,000$337.20$16,860,000.00588,084View SEC Filing Icon  
2/8/2022Sell27,860$304.64$8,487,270.40View SEC Filing Icon  
11/1/2021Sell55,000$328.60$18,073,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/10/2021Sell8,000$250.27$2,002,160.00694,584View SEC Filing Icon  
11/5/2020Sell200,000$222.58$44,516,000.00778,439View SEC Filing Icon  
4/30/2019Sell192,300$130.34$25,064,382.00754,442View SEC Filing Icon  
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