Microsoft promoted Susan Hauser’s to vice president of Worldwide Industry and Global Accounts. Susan replaces Brian Scott, who has assumed his new role as general manager of Health & Life Sciences Industry. Hauser will lead Microsoft’s Worldwide Commercial Industry Sectors, including Worldwide Financial Services, Worldwide Distribution and Services, Worldwide Manufacturing and Resources, and the Global Accounts Organization. She’ll oversee industry strategies, marketing, solution development, partner development, thought leadership and executive relations, ensuring full extent of Microsoft’s industry visions and value propositions are realized globally. Hauser brings over 20 years of deep customer, vertical technology, sales and management experience to this role. “I’m excited by the challenge of leading a very strong Worldwide Industry and Global Accounts team in helping our enterprise customers and partners respond to the ‘new normal,’” said Susan Hauser, vice president of Worldwide Industry and Global Accounts.