Terry Myerson

Executive Vice President, Windows and Devices Group

Terry Myerson is executive vice president of the Windows and Devices Group (WDG). Myerson is responsible for the software platform, apps, games, store and devices that power the Windows ecosystem. This includes Windows, Surface, Xbox, Minecraft, Lumia and HoloLens.

Previous to WDG, Myerson led the Operating Systems Group responsible for Windows 10, the next generation of Windows that brings Windows to life across a broad family of devices from those with 4” screens to 10’ screens to no screens at all. He also previously led the Exchange team during which time it became the world’s most popular business communications system and foundation for today’s Office 365 service.

After earning a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Duke University, Myerson founded Intersé, one of the first Web software companies, which Microsoft acquired. Myerson is a member of the board of trustees for Seattle Foundation, which is dedicated to making the greater Seattle area a stronger and more vibrant community for all. He lives in Washington state with his wife, three children and their golden retriever.

Recent Communication

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Terry Myerson, Nick Parker and Alex Kipman: Computex 2016

Remarks by Terry Myerson, Executive Vice President, Windows & Devices Group; Nick Parker, Corporate Vice President, OEM Division; and Alex Kipman, Technical Fellow and inventor of Microsoft HoloLens, in Taipei, Taiwan, on June 1, 2016. TERRY MYERSON:  Ni hao.  Hello.  (Applause.)  I’m Terry Myerson.  I lead the Windows and Devices … Read more »

Satya Nadella and Terry Myerson: Build 2016

Remarks by Satya Nadella, Chief Executive Officer, and Terry Myerson, Executive Vice President, Windows and Devices Group, at Build 2016 in San Francisco on March 30, 2016. SATYA NADELLA:  Good morning!  Good morning, and welcome to Build 2016.  It’s fantastic to be back here in San Francisco.  Welcome to everyone … Read more »

Terry Myerson: Build 2015

Remarks by Terry Myerson, executive vice president, Operating Systems Group, on April 29, 2015. TERRY MYERSON:  Hello, developers!  It is so great to be back here at Build to talk about Windows 10. Satya shared that our aspiration is for customers, for end users to love using Windows 10.  Well, … Read more »