We take a look at the day’s news, ESG trends and special situations. Management shakeup at Faraday Future (FIFE) is an all-too familiar story in the world of EV SPACs. Blackrock to be 75% net-zero aligned by 2030, and Jana closing in (again) at Treehouse Foods (THS).
CEO / CFO / Director Moves
Track latest CEO, CFO, and Director appointments and resignations across all US public companies
All the week’s director, CEO, CFO moves including Jorge Gomez joining as Chief Financial Officer of Moderna.
Elon Musk joins the TWTR board, Shultz is already making changes at SBUX, and a new CEO coming in at KDP highlights this week’s moves.
Elon Musk is now Twitter’s largest investor, possesses a board seat, and has a top 10 following on the platform itself. What happens when the world’s wealthiest private citizen gets involved in the battle over free speech?
Fred Smith is retiring from FDX, Volta’s founders depart, Claure replaced at WE, and the rest of the week’s executive moves.
Kroger Co (KR) is the latest in Carl Icahn’s animal welfare push, as activist pushes for changes among its pork suppliers and to address a widening gap between worker and executive pay.
Chipping away at an entrenched board, Engaged Capital looks to be following a similar playbook that culminated in a successful buyout of Rent-A-Center in 2018.
Janus Henderson (JHG) gets new CEO in Ali Dibadj while Cohen wins 3 board seats at Bed Bath and Beyond (BBBY).
Schultz is back at SBUX, for now as Kevin Johnson steps aside. New CEO era at WING, Elon leaves Endeavor and the rest of this week’s exec moves.
Kevin Johnson steps down as SBUX CEO, with Schultz returning on an interim basis once again.
Board overhaul at Dollar Tree (DLTR) as settlement is reached with Mantle Ridge, and Jeff Ubben steps down from AppHarvest (APPH) highlight this week’s exec moves.
It’s a new era at NextEra as longtime CEO Jim Robo steps down, TuSimple CEO resigns, and Craig Menear departs Home Depot.
Christian Cocks starts at HAS, Sima Sistani to take over from Mindy Grossman at WW and all the week’s executive and director moves.
Chamath makes a quick exit from SPCE, TradeWeb sees an end of an era, and all the week’s executive and director moves.
Big moves this week with Foley stepping down as CEO at PTON, HTZ appointing ex-Goldman CFO Stephen Scherr as CEO, and Peter Thiel leaving FB.
Thiel votes with his feet, suggesting Facebook’s influence over politics and culture is over for good. Will the remaining board be up to the task?
It was a busy week with over 20 CEO changes including WISH and WYNN. Lockheed Martin, Karat Packaging, and RumbleOn all get permanent CFOs.
A busy week in January for moves. New CEOs at Home Depot, Ball, Fluidigm, and others. New CFOs including at L3Harris Technologies and Genuine Parts. Plus all the new and departing directors.
Whitestone REIT (WSR)’s CEO is terminated and replaced by their CFO. XpresSpa (XSPA), Zymeworks (ZYME), and Cicor International (CIR) all get new CEOs.
Elastic’s CEO moves to CTO, Dana adds Icahn directors, STAG’s CFO gets promoted to CEO, Exelon losing board members to its spin-out Constellation, and all the other moves from the week.
For the last issue of 2021 we’re highlighting CEO and CFO moves that have either been announced in the past week or that are set to take affect as the year closes.
Darden and OppFi promote new CEOs from within and other notable CEO, CFO, and Director moves.
Talkspace (TALK) was already plunging following its deSPAC, but it dropped a staggering 36% when news hit that founder and CEO Oren Frank departed and they withdrew guidance.
De-SPAC SKIN’s CEO leaves suddenly, Amazon loses a board member, and all the other big CEO, CFO, and Director moves from the past week.