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Former Xbox chief Robbie Bach resurfaces on Sonos board
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Former Xbox chief Robbie Bach resurfaces on Sonos board

Robbie Bach, the previous head of Microsoft’s Xbox enterprise, is returning to the know-how world, sorta.

Bach, a 22-year Microsoft veteran who retired from the corporate final 12 months at age 48, has joined the board of Sonos Inc., the privately held maker of high-tech dwelling audio gear, according to a Wall Street Journal report today.

The WSJ’s Nick Wingfield reviews that Bach agreed to affix the board partially as a result of he’s a person of Sonos merchandise. In an interview with the newspaper, Bach calls the Sonos programs “magical” and “very easy to make use of.”

Bach has been energetic on the boards of the Boys & Ladies Membership of America and the U.S. Olympic Committee since leaving Microsoft, however he downplayed the potential for returning full-time to know-how after I ran into him at an occasion in Seattle just a few months again.

He was president of Microsoft’s Leisure & Units Division previous to leaving the corporate. From the skin, his departure was seen as a part of Microsoft shaking up its gadgets and cellular technique, however Bach mentioned on the time that he had merely determined it was time to maneuver on after greater than 20 years working there.

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