• Biogen’s New CEO Needs A New Plan
    Bloomberg - Jul 22
    Even the best performers get stale. Along with second-quarter earnings results that beat analyst estimates, an increase in full-year revenue guidance and a $5 billion buyback program, Biogen on Thursday announced that... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Can American Apparel’s CEO Mend Its Seams?
    Fast Company - Jul 22
    Everything seems normal as we approach American Apparel’s seven-story factory and corporate headquarters in downtown Los Angeles. I’m riding shotgun next to CEO Paula Schneider in her slightly worn electric Ford Fusion,... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Liberty Media CEO Greg Maffei Floated Roughly...
    WSJ - Jul 22
    Liberty Media Corp. Chief Executive Greg Maffei, whose company controls satellite-radio operator Sirius XM Holdings Inc. hasn’t been very complimentary about music-streaming services in recent months. “We have looked... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Biogen’s CEO Is Out After Management Changes,...
    Bloomberg - Jul 21
    Biogen Inc. Chief Executive Officer George Scangos, who helped build the U.S. drugmaker into a powerful player in multiple sclerosis treatments, will leave the company after a series of top managers were replaced and sales... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Morgan Stanley CEO Gorman: We’re Not Taking...
    CNBC - Jul 21
    Morgan Stanley stock is higher Wednesday after a strong quarterly earnings report, but CEO James Gorman told CNBC it's no time for "victory laps" at the bank quite yet. The major Wall Street banks posted solid quarterly... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Dollar Shave Club CEO Michael Dubin On The Unilever...
    Tech Crunch - Jul 21
    As an early investor in Dollar Shave Club, I spoke with CEO Michael Dubin about the company’s acquisition by Unilever and the journey to this point on the latest episode of Venrock’s podcast, Running Through... Read »
    6 days ago
  • William Hill CEO Henderson Steps Down Suddenly
    Market Watch - Jul 21
    Thursday announced the sudden departure of its chief executive, James Henderson, and said Chief Financial Officer Philip Bowcock would take the role on an interim basis as the company searches for a permanent... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Tesla CEO Elon Musk Announces Heavy Truck, Ride...
    Bloomberg - Jul 21
    Elon Musk failed to capture investors’ imaginations with his latest “master plan” for Tesla Motors Inc., a 1,500-word manifesto laying out lofty ambitions for an integrated solar and battery product and, someday,... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Terra Firma Hires Andrew Geczy As CEO
    NYT - Jul 21
    Terra Firma, the European private equity firm founded by the British financier Guy Hands, said on Thursday that it had hired Andrew Geczy, a banker who has worked at several different institutions, as its new chief... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Ericsson Rises Amid Report That Controlling Owners...
    Bloomberg - Jul 20
    Shares in Ericsson AB rose after a media report that the mobile network maker’s two most powerful shareholders have agreed the company needs a new chief executive officer to replace Hans Vestberg. The stock rose as much... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Oil Industry Does Better Under Democrats, Fracking...
    Forbes - Jul 20
    Fracking Tycoon Harold Hamm is scheduled to speak at the Republican National Convention tonight on “making America first again,” but in Washington D.C. yesterday one of his top competitors had nice things to say... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Fox News CEO Roger Ailes Is A Dead Man Walking
    Fortune - Jul 20
    Roger Ailes, the chairman and CEO of Fox News, is apparently being forced out of the conservative-leaning network that he co-founded following sexual harassment allegations by a number of prominent correspondents and former... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Canadian Pacific Finalizes Succession Plan To Replace
    ABC - Jul 20
    Canadian Pacific has finalized its plan to replace Chief Executive Hunter Harrison when he retires from the railroad next summer. The Calgary, Alberta, railroad said Wednesday that it had reached agreements to promote... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Tesla CEO Elon Musk Expects SolarCity Acquisition...
    WSJ - Jul 20
    Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk said he expects a supermajority of shareholders to support the electric-car company’s proposed combination withSolarCity Corp. despite investor skepticism about the planned... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Celebrates ‘Pivotal...
    CNBC - Jul 20
    Wall Street analysts are feeling better about Microsoft's stock following the company's fiscal fourth-quarter earnings results, which showed it was making progress in two key areas that investors care about: Intelligent... Read »
    1 week ago