In pictures: Paxman and Geldof talk tech alongside Microsoft CEO

Satya Nadella makes first talk in UK since taking over from Steve Ballmer


Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made his first appearance in the UK yesterday after taking the helm of the IT giant earlier this year from predecessor Steve Ballmer.

In a live Q&A at the ExCel conference centre in East London, Nadella spoke about startupsproductivity, digital lifestyle and consumer work experiences.

However, the audience appeared to be considerably more inspired by talks delivered by the likes of former Newsnight anchor Jeremy Paxman and Band Aid creator Bob Geldof. 

Here Techworld provides a round-up of some of the best quotes from event.  

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