George Kirkland, Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President, Upstream, to Retire


Jay Johnson appointed Executive Vice President, Upstream; Joe Geagea named Executive Vice President, Technology, Projects and Services SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 31, 2015-- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) confirmed today that George L. Kirkland, vice chairman and executive vice president, Upstream, will retire from the company, effective June 15. He will be succeeded by James W. (Jay) Johnson, as executive vice president, Upstream, effective June Read more [...]

HSBC is ‘cast-iron certain’ to breach banking rules again, executive admits


Exclusive Bank’s global head of sanctions told monitors in private meeting that HSBC’s size made large-scale regulatory breaches a virtual inevitability A senior HSBC executive has privately admitted that the bank is “cast-iron certain” to have another major regulatory breach in the future, and is struggling on multiple fronts to clean up its worldwide operations. Global head of sanctions Lee Hale – whose recorded comments appear to contrast with public statements from HSBC’s chief executive Read more [...]

Meritor Announces Executive Title Sponsorship of ChampTruck World Series Racing


Big-Rig Truck Racing Returns to the United States After 22 Years LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) is the executive title sponsor of the Meritor ChampTruck World Series® for the 2015 season, marking the return of big-rig truck racing to major U.S. racetracks for the first time since 1993. The announcement was made at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Spearheaded by ChumpCar International founder and CEO John Condren, the Meritor ChampTruck World Series debuts Read more [...]

Con-way Chief Executive Officer To Address Cowen Conference


Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW) announced today that Douglas W. Stotlar, president and CEO, will make a presentation on September 4 at the Cowen and Company Global Transportation Conference in Boston. The presentation will begin at approximately 8:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Parties may listen to the presentation via live Internet webcast. The webcast will be available at www.con-way.com in the investors section. Please go to Con-way's web site at least fifteen minutes early to register and install Read more [...]

NBA players union elects new executive director (Yahoo Sports)


The National Basketball Players Association has elected Michele Roberts as executive director, making her the first woman to lead a North American pro sports union. The Washington trial lawyer defeated tech industry CEO Dean Garfield and Dallas Mavericks CEO Terdema Ussery in the final vote. ''After all the hours and time (invested by) our executive committee, along with an amazing search committee that helped throughout this process, it's an unbelievable feeling to have the wonderful Michele Roberts Read more [...]

Eze Software Group Appoints Pete Sinisgalli Chief Executive Officer


Eze Software Group, a premier provider of global investment technology, today announced that Pete Sinisgalli has been appointed CEO. Effective May 1st, Mr. Sinisgalli succeeds Tom Gavin, who had announced to employees and clients late last year that he would be stepping down for personal reasons after nearly sixteen years with the company, including nine years in the CEO role. Software - Yahoo News Search Results Read more [...]

Tom Albanese set to become the chief executive of Vedanta Resources


Over a year after being ushered out of Rio Tinto for one too many bad acquisitions, Albanese has made a surprise moveTom Albanese's six years as chief executive of Rio Tinto mean he's rich enough not to have to work again. For much of that period, the entire world of big mining paid itself as if there was no tomorrow. But Albanese is back: 14 months after being ushered out of Rio after one acquisition too many turned bad, he will become chief executive of Vedanta Resources, the Indian-based miner.Vedanta, Read more [...]