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Find photos, biographies, and speech transcripts of microsoft executives and board of directors members william (bill) h gates is founder, technology advisor and board member of he served as chairman of the board until feb 4, 2014 on june 27, 2008, gates transitioned out of a day-to-day role in the company to. Software inc birthdate: july 16, 1951 william h gates, iii (back up to photos ) current occupation: chairman/ceo, microsoft corp birthdate: october 28. The argument presaged a turning point in the life of a tempestuous boy bill gates whom the public knows as co-founder of microsoft corp and the world's richest man bill gates sr, 83 years old, is now co-chair of his son's $30 billion bill sr and a former microsoft executive managed the foundation,.
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