Nadella's long-term compensation is heavily weighted on the back end of a multi-year deal under which he is to receive at least 450,000 shares and a maximum of 2.7 million shares in three equal chunks between 2019 and 2021. The maximum award, if he received it, would be worth about $118.5 million at Microsoft's current share price.
Nadella owned approximately 1.3 million Microsoft shares as of mid-August, the last time he filed with the SEC. At yesterday's closing price, his holdings were valued at $55.1 million.
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