Blair Westlake has resigned from Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) after ten years of service in the company. He was serving as the Vice President in the media and entertainment department. He leaves at a time when the company is undergoing various reconstruction changes.
In a statement he said that his main reason for handing in the resignation is the fact that Microsoft is heading in a different direction that does not really suit his skill set or expertise. He however did not specify the aspects that the new direction the company was taking that he felt he was unqualified for.