Microsoft Corp. today announced that Frank H. Brod is joining the company as corporate vice president, Finance and Administration, and chief accounting officer beginning May 1.
Brod brings with him a unique set of experiences, having most recently served as corporate vice president and controller of The Dow Chemical Company, where he was responsible for all of Dow’s global accounting activities.
Here’s his bio on Dow Chemical’s Web site. He’s a 30-year veteran of the company. Microsoft’s previous chief accounting officer, Scott Di Valerio, now manages its dealings with PC makers as corporate vice president of its OEM Division.