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  • Jaguar, Land Rover CEO Dies, Aged 60 Sunday, 20 Apr 2008 | 11:53 AM ET

    Jaguar and Land Rover's Chief Executive Geoff Polites, who is credited with steering the storied British luxury brands through the ongoing sale process to India's Tata Motors, has died.

  • Jack Welch on GE's Jeff Immelt: 'Helluva CEO' Thursday, 17 Apr 2008 | 11:52 AM ET

    Jack Welch, former General Electric chairman & CEO, wants to make it clear: He still supports his replacement, current CEO Jeff Immelt, despite company's worse-than-expected first quarter earnings.

  • United Technologies Promotes Chenevert to CEO Wednesday, 9 Apr 2008 | 1:51 PM ET

    United Technologies on Wednesday elected Louis Chenevert chief executive, succeeding George David, who will continue as chairman of the diversified U.S. manufacturer.

  • Motorola Taps Former AT&T CEO Dorman as Chairman Wednesday, 9 Apr 2008 | 8:40 AM ET
    Motorola's Razr V3 cell phone.

    Former AT&T chief executive David Dorman will become Motorola's non-executive chairman next month as the struggling cell phone maker tries to fix its slumping fortunes and split itself into two companies.

  • BT CEO Resigns, Successor Picked Tuesday, 8 Apr 2008 | 11:39 AM ET

    Britain's biggest fixed-line telecoms provider, BT Group, said on Tuesday it was promoting Ian Livingston, the head of its retail business, to succeed Ben Verwaayen as chief executive.

  • Ex-Bear Exec Can't Join Morgan Stanley: Judge Friday, 28 Mar 2008 | 7:03 AM ET

    A U.S. federal judge has temporarily blocked a former senior Bear Stearns executive from jumping to Morgan Stanley and recruiting clients and colleagues to follow him.

  • Countrywide Financial

    Bank of America said it has agreed to pay $28 million to Countrywide Financial Chief Operating Officer David Sambol to induce him to run the merged companies' consumer mortgage operations.

  • Bogle: Stock Returns Will Stay 'Subdued' for Years Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 2:54 PM ET

    Vanguard founder and former CEO John Bogle told CNBC that he expects the stock market's meager returns to continue for some time. "Be mentally prepared for some pretty slovenly going--some subdued returns--for quite a few years," Bogle said.

  • The Electronic Arts headquarters in Redwood City, California.

    Electronic Arts said Monday that Chief Financial Officer Warren Jenson will leave the video game publisher, which is pursuing a hostile takeover of rival Take-Two Interactive Software.

  • Alan Schwartz: No Liquidity Crisis Looming Friday, 14 Mar 2008 | 9:45 AM ET

    Three days before announcing that Bear Stearns' financial situation had substantially worsenend, chief executive Alan Schwartz told CNBC he is not aware of any imminent threat to the Wall Street investment bank's liquidity.

  • Wal-Mart, GE CEOs: Green Is Good Business Thursday, 13 Mar 2008 | 1:34 PM ET

    Chief executives of two of the nation's largest companies say focusing on environmental challenges is good business.

  • Northrop CEO: Airbus Deal Will Build 4 US Plants Thursday, 13 Mar 2008 | 9:55 AM ET

    Northrop Grumman CEO Ronald Sugar says his company plans to build four factories in the United States as part of a partnership with European Aeronautic Defence and Space (EADS).

  • Bear Stearns CEO:  No Liquidity Crisis for Firm Wednesday, 12 Mar 2008 | 10:12 AM ET

    The chief executive of Bear Stearns  told CNBC that despite recent market volatility, he is not aware of any imminent threat to the Wall Street investment bank's liquidity.

  • Iger:  Disney Strong, No Downturn Yet Wednesday, 12 Mar 2008 | 8:41 AM ET

    The president and chief executive of the Walt Disney Company says his company is not recession-proof, but it is positioned well enough to avoid being badly hurt in an downturn.

  • Freeport McMoran's Saving Grace: China Monday, 10 Mar 2008 | 1:26 PM ET

    Despite signs of an economic pullback in the United States, Freeport McMoran Copper & Gold  is not worried about its business. Why? China is likely to pick up the slack.

  • Billionaire Investor Ross Sees Bank Failures Ahead Monday, 10 Mar 2008 | 8:21 AM ET

    Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross says the current market downturn differs from previous slumps in that no American banks have yet failed this time, but he suggests that's about to change.

  • Congress Rips Lavish Pay of Subprime CEOs Friday, 7 Mar 2008 | 2:03 PM ET

    The stunning pay packages of executives at financial groups hammered by the U.S. mortgage crisis came in for stinging criticism from Democratic lawmakers and investor advocates at a congressional hearing Friday.

  • Countrywide: Mortgage Controls Have Gone Too Far Friday, 7 Mar 2008 | 10:42 AM ET

    Countrywide Financial CEO Angelo Mozilo told a congressional panel Friday that he is "extremely concerned" that recent tightening of mortgage underwriting criteria has gone too far.

  • Banks CEOs Face Grilling over Compensation Friday, 7 Mar 2008 | 7:25 AM ET

    The heads of three companies implicated in the mortgage crisis have been asked to explain how they collectively received hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation while their companies were losing money.

  • Does CEO Pay Inspire Performance? Many Say No Thursday, 28 Feb 2008 | 1:24 PM ET

    Only 39 percent of big investors think the way U.S. companies reward top executives has helped improve corporate performance, and most believe that top managers have too much influence in setting their own pay, a new study has found.

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