Brad Sams of reports that Joe Belfiore vice president of the PC division , tablets and smartphones, and one of the main “public faces of Microsoft”, would finally returned from his long vacation with the family, started just over a year ago .

The new role of Belfiore will be Manager of the Windows shell dedicated to consumers and will report directly to Terry Myerson. Belfiore will have different responsibilities and tasks but the most important will be find a new business model for Windows, as the traditional one to sell licenses is now declining – especially in the economy segment of the market.

When it comes to rumors not confirmed either from Microsoft or from Belfiore same which has not yet updated their profile of LinkedIn neither said anything about Twitter or other public channels.