Business Strategy CEOs

  • John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile.

    In an op-ed for CNBC, T-Mobile CEO John Legere explains why he's ticked off about what's going on in the mobile industry.

  • *Tata Group remains embroiled in legal battle with Mistry. Chandrasekaran, 53, currently chief executive of IT outsourcing giant Tata Consultancy Services, India's most-valuable company with a market capitalisation of $67 billion, will take over as Tata Sons executive chairman on Feb. 21, according to a company statement. Tata Sons, the holding company in a...

  • MUMBAI, Jan 12- India's $100 billion salt-to-software conglomerate Tata Group on Thursday named veteran insider Natarajan Chandrasekaran as the new chairman of its holding company, three months after firing its former chair. Tata Sons, the holding company in a business empire ranging from Jaguar Land Rover and steel mills to aviation and salt pans, ousted...

  • David Plouffe

    Plouffe is no stranger to working at the nexus of policy and philanthropy.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 10- U.S. software company Anaplan, which has raised more than $240 million, has tied up a critical loose end as it steams toward an initial public offering expected this year: hiring a chief executive officer. Anaplan said on Tuesday it snagged longtime Silicon Valley finance executive Frank A. Calderoni to fill the top job at the company, which had...

  • Brian Krzanich, Intel CEO, speaks during the Intel press conference at CES in Las Vegas, January 4, 2017.

    United States manufacturing needs to be more competitive, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich tells CNBC.

  • Jan 6- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said Rosalind Brewer, the longest-serving CEO of its warehouse chain Sam's Club, would retire next month, and would be succeeded by company veteran John Furner. Brewer, 54, a champion of diversity within the workplace, came under fire after she alluded that she saw a problem with an all Caucasian male staff at a Sam's Club supplier.

  • Wal-Mart's Sam's Club CEO to step down

    The chief executive of Sam's Club will leave the company next month after five years in the role.

  • Jan 6- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said Rosalind Brewer, the chief executive officer of its warehouse club stores Sam's Club, would be retiring from the company effective Feb. 1. Brewer has served as executive vice president, president and chief executive officer of the members-only Sam's Club segment since February 2012. John Furner will replace Brewer as CEO of Sam's...

  • Jan 5- Viacom Inc on Thursday named Sarah Levy, the chief operating officer of its Nickelodeon network, COO of its global entertainment group, as new Chief Executive Bob Bakish seeks to turn around the ailing media company. Viacom is also set to make a handful of executive cuts in its music and entertainment group, which includes cable networks Comedy Central and...

  • An image from a promotional video for Jarvis AI by Mark Zuckerberg.

    Zuckerberg's DIY project got some pretty high-end help. Jarvis is actually built on top of an elite smart home technology by Crestron.

  • Social media logos for Tumblr, Facebook and Yelp.

    Education, virtual reality and using social media for customer service are key trends for social media in 2017

  • Tim Cook

    The Apple CEO stopped by the iconic institution on Wednesday, on his vacation.

  • CHICAGO, Dec 22- CBOE Holdings Inc Chairman Bill Brodsky will step down after two decades leading the board when the exchange operator closes a planned $3.2 billion deal for Bats Global Markets Inc, CBOE said on Thursday. Chief Executive Ed Tilly will replace him as chairman. Two other longtime CBOE directors, Susan Phillips and R. Eden Martin, are also stepping...

  • Dec 22- Goldman Sachs Group Inc named former chair and chief executive officer of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co Ellen Kullman to its board of directors, according to a filing made public on Thursday. Kullman, who retired from the chemical company in 2015, becomes an independent director of the Wall Street firm effectively immediately. Kullman had served as...

  • Dec 21- U.S. chocolate maker Hershey Co named Chief Operating Officer Michele Buck as its chief executive and president, pinning its hopes on a company veteran to build on a recovery in demand in North America. Buck, whose appointment is effective March 1, will succeed John Bilbrey, who said in October he would retire as CEO and president. Hershey said in October...

  • Dec 21- U.S. chocolate maker Hershey Co named Chief Operating Officer Michele Buck as its chief executive and president, effective March 1. Buck will succeed John Bilbrey, who said in October he would retire as CEO and president. The maker of Hershey's Kisses, which rejected a $23 billion offer from Mondelez International Inc in August, is now working to cut costs by...

  • Dec 21- Hershey Company, the maker of Hershey's Kisses and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, named Chief Operating Officer Michele Buck as its new president and chief executive effective March 1.

  • Hershey names Michele Buck as next CEO

    Hershey names Michele Buck as the company's next CEO, effective March 2017. CNBC's Seema Mody reports.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Dec 21- Isela Costantini resigned as chief executive officer of Aerolineas Argentinas, Argentina's state-run airline, for "personal reasons" on Wednesday, two spokeswomen for the transportation ministry said. She will be replaced by Mario Dell' Acqua, head of state-run airport logistics company Intercargo, the spokeswomen said.