Bill Gates steps down from Microsoft’s board of directors

Microsoft’s founder and chairman Bill Gates has stepped down from the company’s board of directors for the first time in 44 years. He explains that he is stepping away from the company to focus more on his charitable endeavors such as global health, education etc. He added that he is by no means abandoning Microsoft and will maintain a passive role in the company as a leading advisor.

This will also include him stepping down from Warren Buffet’s holding company and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation that he founded with his wife in 2000.

Source: Pro Pakistani