• PARIS, Feb 19- French drugmaker Sanofi on Thursday named Olivier Brandicourt, a Paris- educated doctor and head of Bayer AG's healthcare arm, as its chief executive officer. Brandicourt had been widely tipped to become Sanofi's new boss, a position that opened when Chris Viehbacher was suddenly sacked last year. "Olivier Brandicourt's strong experience...

  • Sanofi hires Bayer HealthCare's Brandicourt as new CEO Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 5:36 PM ET

    NEW YORK— French drugmaker Sanofi says it is hiring Bayer HealthCare Chairman and CEO Olivier Brandicourt as its next CEO. Sanofi said Thursday Brandicourt, 59, will start on April 2. Sanofi's board fired CEO Christopher Viehbacher in October because it was unhappy about his handling of the business, including the loss of U.S. market share for its diabetes drug...

  • Cedar Fair CEO: Consumers feeling better  Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 4:18 PM ET

    Matthew Ouimet, Cedar Fair CEO, discusses the state of the consumer and performance of its parks.

  • Marriott CEO on Q4 earnings  Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Arne Sorenson, CEO & President, Marriott International, discusses how the chain is doing and why the high-end recovered early.

  • Wal-Mart CEO on pay hike: Associates need to be happy  Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 11:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla speaks to Doug McMillon, Wal-Mart President and CEO, about the company's decision to its minimum starting wage.

  • Wal-Mart CEO: We want happy & excited associates  Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 11:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla speaks to Doug McMillon, Wal-Mart President and CEO, about the company's decision to raise wages, and improving the store experience.

  • T-Mobile CEO: Spectrum auction 'disaster' for consumers  Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 10:51 AM ET

    T-Mobile CEO John Legere, discusses the wireless spectrum auction.

  • T-Mobile says revenue rose 20 percent in the fourth quarter. CNBC's Jim Cramer asks T-Mobile CEO John Legere where new customers are coming from.

  • Starwood founder: CEO switch addressed THIS concern Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 8:48 AM ET
    Barry Sternlicht

    Starwood Hotels founder Barry Sternlicht says the CEO change at the international hotel chain reflected a concern about lagging innovation.

  • William Oesterle, Angie's List CEO, discusses the profitability of the company and trajectory for continued strength.

  • Mondelez CEO: Consumers' mood cautious  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 12:43 PM ET

    Mondelez chairman and CEO Rene Rosenfeld, told CNBC's Sara Eisen that M&A has been a critical enabler for constructing the company's advantage portfolio and its brands are well positioned to deliver growth.

  • Rare CEO skills that an Ivy MBA won't give you Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Anne Francis and Leslie Nielsen watch as the robot takes the controls of the spaceship in a scene from the film “Forbidden Planet.”

    If you can’t tell a good story, you can’t be a good leader. Period. Founders of companies need to learn the art of the corporate narrative.

  • Jarden says consumer healthy  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 10:34 AM ET

    Jarden CEO James E. Lillie, provides perspective on the state of the consumer, and discusses new brands at the company.

  • Mondelez: Pressure from currencies & input costs  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 10:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen shares the highlights of her interview with Mondelez CEO Irene Rosenfeld, including the fast growing snack category, the trouble with growing emerging markets and the next Oreo flavor.

  • The key reason LinkedIn bought my firm for $175M Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 9:30 AM ET

    Russell Glass sold his company Bizo to LinkedIn for $175 million. How? Glass said a key driver for the deal was his employees.

  • Mondelez buys Enjoy Life Foods  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 9:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen shares the highlights of her interview with Mondelez CEO Irene Rosenfeld, on healthy food trends. Jim Cramer says Kroger is the one to watch.

  • Actavis to take Allergan name  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 7:42 AM ET

    Actavis President & CEO Brent Saunders explains the new corporate name, and the strong earnings beat. "We keep surprising people," says Saunders.

  • Why port backup could cost billions  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 6:43 AM ET

    National Association of Manufacturers CEO Jay Timmons provides insight the potential fallout from the West Coast port delays.

  • LONDON, Feb 17- Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, has named John Allan as its new chairman, succeeding Richard Broadbent who said in October he would step down in the wake of the supermarket's 263 million pounds profit overstatement. He will run the Tesco board as chief executive Dave Lewis, who joined in September, continues with his plan to fight back from years...

  • NEW YORK— Gildan Activewear Inc.' s chief financial officer, James Kehoe, has resigned after about a month with the clothing company in order to take the same position at his former employer, Kraft Foods Group Inc.. He had an approximately 25- year career at Kraft in finance and operations and is rejoining the food company after it announced last week that Teri...