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Business Strategy CEOs

  • David Zaslav, president and chief executive officer of Discovery Communications.

    The typical CEO in the Standard & Poor's 500 index made $11.5 million last year.

  • David Zalik, founder and CEO of GreenSky.

    David Zalik of credit start-up GreenSky went to college and founded his first company at 14. His tips on success through decades.

  • May 25- Manulife Financial Corp, Canada's biggest life insurer, said Roy Gori, head of its Asia division, would succeed company veteran Donald Guloien as its chief executive officer. Gori's appointment comes at a time when the company is expanding in Asia as the region's burgeoning middle class looks to save and invest. The company's shares were up 1.2 percent at C...

  • The Dearborn, Michigan, automaker named a new head of global product development Thursday, as well as new heads of its operations in North America, Europe and Asia. Dave Schoch, who leads Ford's Asia Pacific operations, is retiring after 40 years with the company. He will be replaced by Peter Fleet, who previously led Ford's marketing efforts in Asia.

  • May 25- Manulife Financial Corp, Canada's biggest life insurer, said on Thursday that Roy Gori would replace Donald Guloien as chief executive officer. Gori, who is currently senior executive vice president of Manulife's Asia division, will assume his new role on Oct. 1, the company said. Gori's appointment comes at a time when Manulife is expanding in Asia as the...

  • May 24- Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it more than doubled the annual base salary of its newly-appointed Chief Executive James Hackett to $1.8 million from $716,000. Hackett, 62, known as a turnaround expert, replaced former CEO Mark Fields on Monday. Fields will retire from the company effective August 1.

  • Evan Spiegel, co-founder and chief executive officer of Snapchat.

    Chief executive Evan Spiegel "refused to accept" that there was a growth problem, The Information reported.

  • Bob Lutz: Mark Fields was old-fashioned auto CEO

    Bob Lutz, CNBC contributor and former General Motors vice chair, weighs in on the road ahead for Ford following the replacement of Mark Fields as CEO.

  • Larry Fink

    Larry Fink started BlackRock in a single room with 8 executives in 1988. It’s now the world’s largest asset manager. Here's how Fink thinks.

  • STOCKHOLM, May 24- IKEA Group, the owner of most IKEA budget furniture stores worldwide, said on Wednesday it had picked company veteran Jesper Brodin to be its new chief executive, replacing Peter Agnefjall who will leave the company. The furniture group said in a statement Brodin, currently head of IKEA of Sweden and responsible for the development of the...

  • *New CEO to take the helm from July 1. OSLO, May 24- Oslo- listed rig firm Seadrill named a new chief executive from within its own ranks on Wednesday and said its talks to restructure $14 billion of debt and liabilities had reached an advanced stage. Anton Dibowitz, current chief commercial officer, will take the top job from July 1, succeeding Per Wullf who will remain a...

  • OSLO, May 24- Oslo- listed rig firm Seadrill announced a new chief executive on Wednesday and said its talks to restructure $14 billion of debt and liabilities had reached an advanced stage. A veteran company insider, current chief commercial officer Anton Dibowitz, will take the helm from July 1, succeeding Per Wullf who will remain a board director, the company...

  • Top U.S. CEOs recieve biggest raise since 2013

    A study found that CEO's at some of the biggest companies in the U.S. received an 8.5 raise in the past year.

  • Charter Communications CEO Thomas Rutledge; CBS CEO Leslie Moonves; Walt Disney CEO Robert Iger; Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav. On bottom row, from left: Comcast CEO Brian Roberts; Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes; IBM CEO Virginia Rometty; Regeneron Pharmaceuticals CEO Leonard Schleifer

    The bump reflects how well stocks have done under these CEOs' watch.

  • Can Ford's new CEO turn the stock around?

    Should investors bet on autos? CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the Ford CEO shakeup and what it could mean for the auto industry. The “Fast Money” traders weigh in.

  • Ford Motor Co. announced Monday that President and CEO Mark Fields was retiring from the company and will be replaced by Ford board member Jim Hackett. July 1, 2014: Ford President and CEO Alan Mulally retires. Mark Fields, who has been Ford's chief operating officer since 2012, becomes president and CEO.

  • WASHINGTON/ DEARBORN, Mich., May 22- Ford Motor Co abruptly named James Hackett as chief executive on Monday, responding to investors' growing unease about the U.S. automaker's slumping stock price and its ability to counter threats from longtime rivals and Silicon Valley. Ford Chairman Bill Ford Jr., whose family effectively controls the U.S.

  • WASHINGTON/ DEARBORN, Mich., May 22- Ford Motor Co abruptly named James Hackett as chief executive on Monday, responding to investors' growing unease about the U.S. automaker's slumping stock price and its ability to counter threats from longtime rivals and Silicon Valley. Ford, once the most financially secure of the' Big Three' Detroit automakers, and the only one...

  • Ford's new driver: Incoming CEO expectations

    Bryce Hoffman, author of “American Icon: Alan Mulally and the Fight to Save Ford Motor Company” and Rebecca Lindland, Kelley Blue Book analyst, weigh in on how Mark Fields is out at Ford and the company's stock.

  • CBS CEO now signed on through June 2021

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on CBS's CEO Leo Moonves signing on for another two years at the media company.