Scott Thompson

  • Scott Thompson brings tech background to Yahoo 05-01-2012 09:01 AM

    New York: Scott Thompson isn't an obvious pick to lead Yahoo, but he brings to the struggling Internet company expertise in technology and operations. Whether that's enough will be determined in the coming weeks and months. Thompson, the head of eBay Inc.'s PayPal online payments business, was named Yahoo's CEO,...
  • Scott Thompson named the new Yahoo CEO 04-01-2012 07:50 PM

    New York: Yahoo Inc named Scott Thompson, president of eBay Inc's PayPal division, as its new CEO on Wednesday. The struggling Internet company has been without a permanent CEO since early September. It fired Carol Bartz after losing patience with her attempts to turn around the company during her 2.5...