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Microsoft cedes board seat to activist investor

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    Microsoft cedes board seat to activist investor

    The writing was on the wall from the moment Jeff Ubben bought in.

    By July, ValueAct was pushing for a seat on the Microsoft board, and also allegedly succession planning for a post-Ballmer world, Reuters reported.

    Now, Steve Ballmer is on the way out, and ValueAct Capital has the offer of a seat of the board.

    Microsoft cedes board seat to activist investor

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    There goes the neighbourhood....... keep your fingers crossed it's only one vote in many.
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Microsoft cedes board seat to activist investor
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