Rajesh Jha, M.S. '90

Rajesh JhaAs executive vice president of Microsoft's Office Product Group, Rajesh Jha leads the development and service engineering teams for Office 365 - spanning Office, Skype and OneNote.

Most recently he was corporate vice president, leading teams that helped reinvent productivity and collaboration including delivering Office 365 cross platform and through the cloud.  Office 365 is one of the fastest-growing commercial services in the industry and is used by businesses, governments and educational institutions worldwide, providing powerful security controls, advanced analytics and voice communication.

Jha started at Microsoft right out of university in 1990.  He began his career as a software design engineer, working on various clients, servers and services during his tenure.  Jha has a master's degree in computer science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a bachelor's degree in computer science from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.

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