By Thomas Wilson and Emi Emoto TOKYO (Reuters) - Nomura Holdings Inc plans a shift in focus in the United States toward client-oriented services from market-based trading, the chief executive said, in its latest attempt to establish a profitable business in a major overseas economy. Show More Summary
Opinion: “Let’s quit fussing around.” The chief executive of the National Broadband Network company hopes that we are “past that” annoying war over fibre to the node versus fibre to the premises, and that we can all as a nation just concentrate on getting everybody connected to the NBN. But it’s not that easy. More »
Data storage company DataGravity Inc. has cut employees in an effort to more tightly focus its business and prepare for a potentially tough economy this year, according to Chief Executive Paula Long. Ms. Long declined to discuss how many people were let go, but she said the company now has about 130 employees. Show More Summary
The company’s shares plunge 15 percent as the chief executive, Philippe P. Dauman, blames “a lot of noise” for its recent decline.
The former chief executive of the Suisse Romande orchestra, given the heave-ho a week ago, has got himself a new job in less time that it takes to find a competent head-hunter. Henk Swinnen, 46, was announced tonight as artistic director of the Royal Flanders Philharmonic in Antwerp. He starts on May 1. His first task […]
Co-authored by Ann Fisher Raney, AM, LCSW, chief executive officer at Turning Point, Skokie, IL and Mona Shattell, PhD, RN, FAAN, member of the Board of Directors at Turning Point; and professor and chairperson of the department of community, systems, and mental health nursing at Rush University, Chicago, IL. Show More Summary
A shakeup in the executive ranks at Scripps Networks has been triggered by word that Joseph NeCastro, Scripps Networks Interactive chief financial and administrative officer and chief development officer, is set to retire after 13 years with the company, B&C...
Media company Viacom Inc.'s struggles continued with a 10% profit decline in the company's fiscal first quarter, weighed down by a $146-million operating loss at its lackluster film unit, Paramount Pictures. Viacom Chief Executive Philippe Dauman — who last week became chairman of the company,...
Google CEO Sundar Pichai is now one of the most well-compensated chief executives in the world. Google has awarded the well-known and admired Pichai with $199 million in Google stock. Google granted 273,328 Class C shares to Pichai on February 3, according to a regulatory filing. Show More Summary
By Olivia Oran (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc's chief executive officer signaled the U.S. bank could cut costs yet again as market turmoil, declining oil prices and concerns about Germany’s Deutsche Bank AG have cratered the sector's shares this year. Show More Summary
Sir Hossein Yassaie, chief executive officer of Imagination Technologies, has stepped down as of Monday, Feburary 8th. Mr. Yassaie served as Imagination’s CEO since 1998 and joined the company in 1992. The company expects to report a loss for the financial year, which may be the reason for CEO’s departure. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai received a grant for 273,328 Class C Google stock units, according to a regulatory filing by Google parent company Alphabet Inc. In addition to the Feb. 3 grant for the class C GoogleShow More Summary
Zenefits, a high-profile San Francisco start-up specializing in health insurance, replaces its co-founder and chief executive after questions about compliance.
A suspected suicide bomber who blew a hole in the fuselage of a Daallo Airlines plane last week and forced it to make an emergency landing in Mogadishu was meant to be on a Turkish Airlines flight, Daallo’s chief executive said on Monday. The bomber was sucked out of the plane through the 1-metre-wide (1-yard-wide) […]
Orlando Ballet seeks a dynamic and knowledgeable individual to serve as chief executive officer and administrative leader of Central Florida’s prominent professional ballet company.
Parker Conrad has resigned as chief executive of health-insurance brokerage Zenefits after the highflying startup came under fire for possibly violating insurance laws and wage rules.
Parker Conrad, cofounder and chief executive of human resources and insurance software startup Zenefits, ha stepped down from the top position at the company. David Sacks, the company’s chief operating officer and formerly cofounder and chief executive of Yammer, is taking over as the Zenefits’ new chief executive. A company spokesperson sent over a press […]
Verizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo Inc’s assets, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the situation. Verizon, the largest U.S. wireless carrier, hasn’t hired bankers to conduct an offer and there have been no formal […]
Alphabet Inc. granted Sundar Pichai, chief executive of the company’s main Google business, an equity award valued at $199 million, making him one of the world’s highest-paid executives.
Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai has been awarded a stock grant valued at $199 million by parent company Alphabet Inc. Bloomberg's Matt Miller reports on "Bloomberg GO."