As a global company, Microsoft employs people from more than 135 different countries and regions. A multicultural workforce enables us to attract and retain the most qualified employees, develop innovative products, and better serve the needs of a wide range of customers. Meeting the needs of a globally diverse population is an incredible opportunity and a challenge for Microsoft and the technology industry. As a global industry leader and corporate citizen, Microsoft continues the effort to understand, value, and incorporate differences. We work hard to enable talent, satisfy customers, and lead technology innovation globally.