New CEO

  • Murthy makes way for Sikka at Infosys June 14, 2014

    Bangalore: One of India's most revolutionary entrepreneurs NR Narayan Murthy on Saturday got up to take charge of his last annual general meeting at Infosys. The hall was hush with memories and expectations. Murthy, S Gopalakrishnan and S D Shibulal were all stepping down from their executive roles at Infosys. "We...
  • Watch: Rajeev Suri speaks on his new role as Nokia CEO April 29, 2014

    Rajeev Suri speaks as he takes on the role of CEO of Nokia. Suri joined Nokia in 1995 and has held a wide range of leadership positions in the company. He is a graduate from the Manipal Institute of Technology, and will take over as Nokia CEO on May 1. ...
  • Who is Nokia's new CEO Rajeev Suri? April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Nokia says it has appointed Rajeev Suri to head the new company after it sold its ailing mobile phone unit to Microsoft last week. But who is Rajeev Suri? Here is everything we know about Rajeev Suri. 46yearold Suri, born in India, has been with Nokia for almost 20...
  • Is Google's Android head Sundar Pichai the top choice for the CEO position at Microsoft? February 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst reports that Microsoft is preparing to name internal executive Satya Nadella as the software company's next chief executive, a new report has surfaced claiming Sundar Pichai, another person of Indian origin, as the most likely candidate to replace outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer. Citing sources close to the hiring...
  • Microsoft to name new CEO in early 2014; Ford's Alan Mulally a leading candidate December 18, 2013

    Seattle: The board member leading Microsoft Corp's search for a new chief executive said on Tuesday he expects an appointment to be made early next year, the first time the board has been so specific on timing. The world's biggest software company is taking longer than most had expected to find...
  • Microsoft's Bill Gates highlights tough requirements for new CEO November 20, 2013

    Bellevue: Chairman Bill Gates said on Tuesday he was pleased with Microsoft Corp's progress in finding a new chief executive but outlined the difficulties in picking the next leader of the world's largest software company as it seeks to reinvent itself as a mobile computing power. Gates is part of the...
  • New ICC CEO likely to be decided next week May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The new ICC chief executive, who will replace Haroon Lorgat, is likely to be finalised next week from among the four shortlisted candidates. David Collier (ECB CEO), Dave Richardson (ICC's current general manager, cricket), Tarun Kunzru and an Australian name whose identity could not be ascertained, were interviewed...
  • New Ford CEO to get $18.5 mln payout September 9, 2006

    Detroit: Ford Motor Co said on Friday it would pay veteran aerospace executive Alan Mulally $18.5 million to join the troubled automaker as its new chief executive in addition to an annual salary of $2 million. The onetime payments include a hiring bonus of $7.5 million and $11 million to...