Xbox European boss Chris Lewis retiring from Microsoft after 25 years

Xbox VP of EMEA, Chris Lewis might be retiring in a number of weeks, in line with a report from MCV. After a 25 yr profession with Microsoft, the chief might be leaving the corporate to pursue private enterprise pursuits. Lewis was a part of the UK group that oversaw the launch of the unique Xbox, Xbox 360, Kinect and most just lately the Xbox One.

“Since becoming a member of Microsoft as one of many first UK workers in 1989, Chris has made important contributions throughout the associate, enterprise and retail companies,”  CVP of Microsoft’s gadgets and studios advertising group Yusuf Mehdi informed MCV.

Extensively credited for the Xbox model’s success within the UK, Lewis has acquired a number of honors, together with the EMEA Chairman’s award for excellent management and constant enterprise success from Invoice Gates. Though Lewis received’t be leaving Microsoft for at the least one other few weeks, the corporate has but to call is his alternative.


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