Corporate Leaders


  • Cramer: AIG Chief Must Go Friday, 9 May 2008 | 6:50 PM ET

    Martin Sullivan is so bad that the stock could jump 20% if he's canned, Cramer says.

  • Taking Off With Tony Tyler Friday, 9 May 2008 | 1:05 AM ET

    We almost missed out talking to Tony Tyler in Hong Kong. But we pushed on and managed to get a small window, and what a window it was!

  • Airgas CEO: "There's A Lot More to Come" Thursday, 8 May 2008 | 6:52 PM ET

    See how this company is hitting the gas even as the economy is slamming on the breaks.

  • Europe Preview: Buying Into a Baer Market? Thursday, 8 May 2008 | 1:55 PM ET

    Two billion dollars was pulled out of UBS's wealth management division in the first quarter. It's difficult to say how much of the loss stemmed from the subprime crisis, but smaller banks in Switzerland have been picking up business from the troubled market leader.

  • Amgen CEO To Shareholders: I Feel Your Pain, Too Thursday, 8 May 2008 | 10:29 AM ET
    Kevin Sharer, Amgen CEO

    Amgen is in major belt-tightening mode. Still it held its annual shareholder shindig at the swanky Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village, CA. The 400-500 investors who showed up were treated to valet parking, soft drinks, and a nice spread of cheeses, vegetable crudite, fruit and sweets

  • The Wrinkle in Allergan's Earnings Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 6:43 PM ET

    One small detail took the stock down Wednesday. Cramer called the CEO to put it in perspective.

  • What's Wrong With Foster Wheeler? Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 6:43 PM ET

    A earnings call gone awry brought the stock down. The CEO responds.

  • Europe Preview: Deutsche Telekom Looms Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 2:40 PM ET
    Woman on Cell phone.

    When Rene Obermann took over Deutsche Telekom at the end of 2006 he was tasked with the firm's struggling domestic operations. But his non-domestic challenges have been—and continue to be—plentiful.

  • A visit from the fairy

    There's no money left under the pillow, but Amgen execs and directors have been handed a gift. One of the most outspoken, large, individual investors in the biotech company who's been calling for the Board and CEO to go won't be attending its annual shareholder meeting after all.

  • A View from the Top: What the CEOs are Saying Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 9:39 AM ET

    Chief executives from around Europe discussed their companies' earnings, opportunities and the challenges they face in 2008 with CNBC Europe Wednesday.

  • The 'Tony Soprano' Stock Tuesday, 6 May 2008 | 7:46 PM ET

    Is Waste Management recession-proof like the Mafia? The CEO turns State's witness.

  • NYSE's Niederauer Helps Triple Profit Tuesday, 6 May 2008 | 7:25 PM ET

    Has this company finally turned a corner? Cramer thinks so.

  • A View from the Top: What the CEOs are Saying Tuesday, 6 May 2008 | 7:38 AM ET

    Chief executives from around Europe discussed their companies' earnings, opportunities and the challenges they face in 2008 with CNBC Europe Tuesday.

  • Cramer: Marvel's a Super Stock Monday, 5 May 2008 | 3:30 PM ET

    And not just because he's in the company's new summer blockbuster.

  • Aflac Shareholders Approve First Vote on CEO Pay Monday, 5 May 2008 | 10:55 AM ET

    For the first time ever, shareholders at a publicly traded company had a "say on pay." 

  • Ford

    Ask yourself a question, and be honest: If you ran Ford, would you hang on to Volvo and continue sinking money into turning around the brand or would you unload it as soon as you got a decent price?

  • Buffett Says US in Recession, Banks to Face Pain Sunday, 4 May 2008 | 6:22 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett said Sunday his Berkshire Hathaway insurance and investment company may be "close" to buying a medium-sized British company and "will look" at Royal Bank of Scotland's possible divestiture of its insurance unit.

  • Buffett Reassures Berkshire Investors About Succession Saturday, 3 May 2008 | 6:30 PM ET

    Warren Buffett tried to reassure his shareholders that Berkshire Hathaway will be fine once he is gone, but he offered few new details of the company's succession plan.

  • Buffett, Munger Fill Arena for Berkshire Meeting Saturday, 3 May 2008 | 12:29 PM ET

    Warren Buffett is at the center of attention on Saturday at the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting.

  • Mad Mail: Wall of Ethanol Truth? Friday, 2 May 2008 | 6:49 PM ET

    You know Cramer's Wall of Shame. But how about singling out those brave CEOs who are willing to speak the truth about the ethanol boondoggle?