Craig Mundie, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Craig Mundie

American Microsoft employee

Date of Birth: 01-Jul-1949

Place of Birth: Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Profession: business executive

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Cancer

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About Craig Mundie

  • Craig James Mundie (born July 1, 1949 in Cleveland, Ohio) is Senior Advisor to the CEO at Microsoft and its former Chief Research and Strategy Officer.
  • He started in the consumer platforms division in 1992, managing the production of Windows CE for hand-held and automotive systems and early console games.
  • In 1997, Mundie oversaw the acquisition of WebTV Networks.
  • He has championed Microsoft Trustworthy Computing and digital rights management. In 1970, Mundie began his career as an operating system developer for the Data General Nova computer at Systems Equipment Corporation.
  • SEC was subsequently acquired by Data General Corporation, where Mundie later became director of its advanced development facility in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.
  • In 1982, he co-founded Alliant Computer Systems, holding a variety of positions there before becoming CEO.
  • Alliant filed for bankruptcy in 1992.Mundie holds a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering (1971) and a master's degree in Information Theory and Computer Science (1972) from Georgia Tech. Mundie attended all meetings of the Bilderberg Group between 2003 and 2019 (except in 2005).
  • He is currently a member of the Steering Committee, which determines the invitation list and the agenda for the upcoming annual Bilderberg meetings.In April, 2009, President Obama named Mundie as a member of his President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST).

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