Entertainment company Participant Media has tapped former Universal Pictures co-chairman David Linde as its new chief executive as it looks to accelerate its business. Linde's appointment comes six months after Participant's previous CEO Jim Berk abruptly resigned. The Beverly Hills firm's billionaire...
Tim Debus says he will maintain strong ties to the fresh produce industry in his new role as president and chief executive officer of the Linden, Va.-based Reusable Packaging Association.
Jes Staley looks set to become the latest alumnus of JPMorgan to become a chief executive elsewhere. At Barclays, his mega-bank skills will be put to the test.
By Steve Slater and Sinead Cruise LONDON (Reuters) - The new chief executive of British bank Barclays, expected to be former JPMorgan banker Jes Staley, faces an early challenge in deciding what to do in wealth management after a decade of disappointment. Show More Summary
Tyco International on Tuesday announced the appointment of Robert E. Olson as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Olson will take over the role from Arun Nayar, who will step down after Tyco files its 10-K in November. Nayar...Show More Summary
The Internet’s premiere luxury retailer, Net-a-Porter, has recently gone through some high-profile changes on the executive leadership side — from a multi-billion dollar merger with Italian e-commerce company Yoox, to the resignation of executive chairman and founder Natalie Massenet in... Continue reading
(Reuters) - Barclays Plc said on Tuesday it was still in the process of appointing a new chief executive officer, amid ongoing rumors that the British bank was close to naming former JPMorgan Chase & Co banker Jes Staley to the post....Show More Summary
Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey may have spoken too soon back in June when he described the company’s direction as "extremely strong and beautiful." The San Francisco microblogging site will cut 336 employees, or 8% of its global workforce, as part of a restructuring plan. Twitter began notifying...
In early 2015, when Dick Daniels took on the role of Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Kaiser Permanente, he did so on an interim basis. He had been a senior vice president with the company since 2008, and as such, was a known commodity. As he notes [...]
A former Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer is expected to plead guilty in federal court on Tuesday to accepting bribes. Barbara Byrd-Bennett, 66, resigned in June amid a federal probe into a $20.5 million no-bid contract the cash-strapped district had awarded to her previous employer, educational consulting firm SUPES Academy. Show More Summary
Barclays Plc Chairman John McFarlane's three-month hunt for a chief executive officer with a new set of skills has led to a familiar form of talent: an American investment banker. Jes Staley, who... To view the full story, click the title link.
AT&T's Code of Business Conduct declares that "our customers should always know we value them" and that "we listen to our customers." But you might want to think twice before offering suggestions to the company's chief executive, Randall Stephenson, about how AT&T can improve its Internet and wireless...
In a big executive shift, BBC Director of Television, Danny Cohen, is to exit the corporation, he and the BBC confirmed today. Cohen is understood not to have chosen his next move, but has said he's been approached "about a number of...Show More Summary
By Lawrence Delevingne NEW YORK (Reuters) - British bank Barclays PLC is close to naming former JPMorgan Chase banker Jes Staley as chief executive, signaling a renewed focus on an investment banking division that has been pared back over the past three years. Show More Summary
An American investment banker is now the leading candidate for the top job at London-based Barclays. ||| Seattle - Barclays Chairman John McFarlane’s three-month hunt for a chief executive officer with a new set of skills has led to a familiar form of talent: an American investment banker. Show More Summary
Good morning! Here are the 10 things you need to know in markets on Monday. Barclays is reportedly getting a new CEO. Ex-JPMorgan investment banker James (Jes) Staley is set to take over as chief executive, according to the FT. He will...Show More Summary
BOSTON (Reuters) - The former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank is due in federal court in Boston on Tuesday for an extradition hearing as Irish authorities reportedly are preparing to charge him for his role in the collapse of that bank. Show More Summary
Company to mull offer from private equity, chief executive Alex Stevens resigns.
Barclays Plc is close to naming former top JPMorgan Chase & Co. banker Jes Staley its next chief executive officer. According to Bloomberg, “The U.K. bank told regulators he’s the frontrunner for the post, and his appointment could be...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Britain's Barclays is close to naming former JPMorgan Chase banker Jes Staley as its new chief executive, a person with knowledge of the situation said on Monday. Barclays offered the position to Staley, currently managing partner of U.S. Show More Summary