CEOS

  • CEO of Life: In conversation with LinkedIn's Nishant Rao Yesterday

    How to be successful in business? How 'age' is just a number in terms of success? How can one inspire and set examples for others to emulate? Expect to find the answers on CEO if on CNN-IBN's upcoming series 'CEO of Life'. CNN-IBN's Business Editor Karma Paljor speaks to LinkedIn...
  • 'We have not caved or given in, we have preserved', says Sony CEO 2 days ago

    Hit by the worst ever cyber- attack to an American business enterprise, Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton said, "We do not own movie theatres. We cannot determine whether or not a movie will be played in movie theatres," Lynton told CNN. "We experienced the worst cyber-attack in American history and...
  • Sony CEO denies having 'caved,' still plans movie release 2 days ago

    Washington: Hit by the worst ever cyber- attack to an American business enterprise, Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton has denied that the studio had "caved" by scrapping next week's release of its movie 'The Interview', and said it still hoped to release the film. "Actually, the unfortunate part is, in this...
  • Sony hacking highlights challenge to CEO Kazuo Hirai's 'One Sony' vision 6 days ago

    Tokyo: Leaked emails reveal a cultural gulf between Japan's Sony and Hollywood subsidiary Sony Pictures Entertainment, highlighting the challenge of CEO Kazuo Hirai to turn around the money-losing company under the slogan One Sony. The Japanese conglomerate is heading for its fifth net loss in six years, raising questions about its...
  • SC to examine validity of BCCI's rule 6.2.4 permitting conflict of interest 1 week ago

    The Supreme Court on Monday hit the nail on the head by making it clear that BCCI's rule 6.2.4 under which conflict of interest is permissible will be examined and the court will also determine the validity of the same. BCCI has already found itself in a lot of trouble following...
  • CEO of Life: I took the road less travelled, says BookMyShow's CEO December 13, 2014

    How to be successful in business? How 'age' is just a number in terms of success? How can one inspire and set examples for others to emulate? Expect to find the answers on CEO if on CNN-IBN's upcoming series 'CEO of Life'. CNN-IBN's Business Editor Karma Paljor speaks to BookMyShow...
  • Korean Air CEO's daughter resigns over 'nut row' December 9, 2014

    Seoul: The daughter of Korean Air's CEO resigned on Tuesday after being widely criticised for having the chief purser kicked off a plane because of the way she had been served some nuts. Cho Hyun-Ah, a top executive in Korean Air's in-flight service, forced the New York-Seoul flight to return to...
  • CEO of life: In conversation with Mittu Chandilya December 6, 2014

    On this episode of 'CEO of life', Air Asia India CEO Mittu Chandilya talks about the business of low cost airlines in India. ...
  • Brendon Rodgers handed vote of confidence by Liverpool CEO December 4, 2014

    London: Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers was given a vote of confidence on Thursday by the club's chief executive Ian Ayre, who dismissed recent speculation that the manager's job was under threat. A week ago Rodgers was joint favourite with one bookmaker to become the first Premier League manager to get the sack...
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's $84 million pay package approved December 4, 2014

    San Francisco: Microsoft shareholders gave a lukewarm vote of approval Wednesday for CEO Satya Nadella's $84 million pay package, after an investor advisory group said the company was paying him too much. Nadella's pay package puts him among the highest paid CEOs in the country for last year, although his pay...
  • CEO Jeff Bezos defends Amazon's flop projects, lack of profits December 3, 2014

    New York: Jeff Bezos, the chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, was unapologetic about his twenty-year-old company's lack of profit during a rare public appearance on Tuesday, noting he spends just six hours a year on investor relations. Bezos also discussed Amazon's acrimonious dispute with publisher Hachette Book Group and his purchase...
  • Watch: CEO Of Life November 30, 2014

    'CEO Of Life' is a show that celebrates India's young business leaders who not just believe in driving growth but also lead a life of passion. In this episode, CNN-IBN speaks to Umang Bedi, Managing Director, India and South Asia for Adobe. ...
  • CEO of Life: In conversation with Adobe's Umang Bedi November 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Continuing with its commitment to providing viewers with differentiated programming, CNN-IBN announced a one-of-its-kind series 'CEO of Life', in association with Urbana, a Lifestyle brand of Future Group. The show hosted by CNN-IBN's Business Editor Karma Paljor, will celebrate India's distinguished young entrepreneurs who just not believe in...
  • Watch: Journey of Snapdeal CEO Kunal Bahl November 23, 2014

    With everything available on a click of the mouse, young entrepreneurs are ruling the e-commerce industry. Here is the journey of Kunal Bahl, who became the CEO of Snapdeal at the age of 31. ...
  • CEO of Life: New series on CNN-IBN showcases the top young business leaders of India November 21, 2014

    New Delhi: How to be successful in business? How 'age' is just a number in terms of success? How can one inspire and set examples for others to emulate? Expect to find the answers on CEO if on CNN-IBN's upcoming series 'CEO of Life'. The weekly show, hosted by CNN-IBN's Business...
  • 'Talent' single largest priority in a CEO's agenda: Survey November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: There is an uptrend in time spent by CEOs on talent initiatives, as more than half of chief executives surveyed said they personally drove such steps in their organisations in the last 12 months, says a study. According to online career and recruitment...
  • AirAsia India joins fare war, puts one-way ticket at Rs 699 November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: AirAsia India joined the domestic fare war launching a week-long sale offer for its entire network with one-way tickets with prices as low as Rs 699 including taxes. The move came as part of its Malaysian parent company AirAsia presenting a 'Big Sale' with three million promotional seats on...
  • Proud to be a gay, says Apple CEO Tim Cook October 31, 2014

    Apple CEO Tim Cook has publicly announced that he is gay. This is the first time he has publicly acknowledged his sexuality. In an opinion piece published in Bloomberg Business week Cook said that he was proud to be gay and considered it among the greatest gifts God has given...
  • I'm proud to be gay, says Apple CEO Tim Cook October 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook publicly came out as gay in an article he wrote in Bloomberg Businessweek. Cook has never previously acknowledged his sexual orientation. "So let me be clear: I'm proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me," Cook said...
  • Improving workforce diversity important for 90 pc of Indian CEOs October 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Improving workforce diversity is important for 90 per cent of Indian CEOs, significantly higher than the global average of 82 per cent, a PwC report says. According to the PwC report, workforce diversity and pace of demographic change is a far bigger issue among Indian CEOs as compared...
  • Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow business jet accident October 21, 2014

    Moscow: The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plow during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, the company and airport officials said. The collision occurred late on Monday, just minutes before midnight Moscow time, the airport said...
  • Modi restored trust in India, changed perceptions: Mastercard CEO September 30, 2014

    Indian-American Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga hailed PM Modi's assurance to the corporate and said this visit will restore lost faith in the Indian market. ...
  • Corporate enthusiastic but concerned about India September 30, 2014

    The US based CEOs after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi were enthusiastic about investing in India but the recent by-poll results and BJP-Sena split do concern them for future. ...
  • Modi woos US CEOs, says India open-minded, wants change September 29, 2014

    New York: After addressing UN General Assembly on Saturday and Indian-American communities at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met top executives of American companies in New York. India is open-minded and wants change, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday during the Breakfast meeting. "India...
  • Day 4: PM Modi to meet top American CEOs, US President Obama today September 29, 2014

    New York: After receiving a rousing reception at the Madison Square Garden in New York on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to get into the business end of his five-day trip. Modi is expected to meet top American CEOs on Monday ahead of his first ever meeting with...
  • Oracle's colourful cofounder Larry Ellison steps aside as CEO September 19, 2014

    San Francisco: Oracle cofounder Larry Ellison is stepping aside as CEO after 37 years at the helm of the business software maker, ending a colourful reign marked by his flamboyant behaviour and outlandish wealth amassed while building one of the world's bestknown technology companies. With the changing of the guard announced...
  • TCS reappoints N Chandrasekaran as CEO September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: India's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Wednesday said that the tenure of its Chief Executive Officer and MD N Chandrasekaran has been extended by five years to October 2019. Chandrasekaran, who was appointed CEO and MD for five years on October 6, 2009, has been...
  • 100 days of Modi government: The hits and misses August 28, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to complete 100 days in office. CNBCTV 18 CEOs' poll rates Modi's overall performance to be 7.8/10. Speedy decision making and taking steps in the right direction have been accounted as the government's biggest achievement. ...
  • CBFC CEO took bribe for not cutting scenes: CBI August 22, 2014

    Mumbai: The CBI on Friday said that CEO of Central Board of Film Certification Rakesh Kumar, arrested earlier this week, was suspected to have been demanding bribe during the screening of films before issuance of censor certificate, threatening with cuts if the demand was not met. "We suspect that other than...
  • Average CEO salary at top Sensex firms near Rs 10 crore July 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The average CEO pay at India's top listed companies has risen to Rs 10 crore a year, but still remains less than onetenth of over Rs 100 crore median remuneration paid to their peers in the US. The top executives of the country's biggest blue chip companies, forming...