Michael Gough

Michael is the Chief Design Officer for the Office Products Group group (OPG) with responsibility for design coherence across OPG experiences including Office applications and services. He believes technology should adapt to the people it serves, building a new relationship with computing by bringing experiences designed to foster people's creativity and high-order thinking. Prior to joining Microsoft in 2015 he spent 10 years as the Vice President of Design at Adobe. Gough was also the Chief Creative Officer at Macromedia, the Vice President of Brand Design at Nike, the Chief Creative Officer of Quokka Sports and the Creative Director of Construct.