Sue Siegel named chief innovation officer for GE

CEO of GE Ventures, Sue Siegel, has been named Chief Innovation Officer for GE. She will be responsible for developing and accelerating the company's long-term innovation strategy and will report directly to...

Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure elected to Softbank board

Sprint president and CEO Marcelo Claure has been elected to the board of directors of SoftBank Group. Joining Mr. Claure as new directors are Rajeev Misra, CEO of SoftBank Investment Advisors; Simon...

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Google parent company Alphabet appoints Roger Ferguson board member

Alphabet, the parent holding company of Google, has appointed Roger Ferguson to its board of directors. Mr. Ferguson will serve on Alphabet’s Audit Committee.  Mr. Ferguson is the president and CEO of financial services...

Debra Lee joins AT&T board

AT&T has added Debra Lee, former chairman and CEO of BET Networks and founder of Leading Women Defined, to its board.

Emerson Electric’s David Farr Elected To IBM Board

David N. Farr has been elected to be part of the IBM board. Mr. Farr, 56, is chairman and chief executive officer of Emerson Electric, a diversified global manufacturing and technology...

John Flannery named GE CEO

Current president and CEO of GE Healthcare, John Flannery, has been named the new CEO and chairman of GE. The current chairman and CEO of the company, Jeff Immelt, will remain...

HP Creates New Global EVP Role, Hires John Hinshaw From Boeing

HP has appointed John Hinshaw to the newly created position of executive vice president of Global Technology and Business Processes. Hinshaw will join HP as a member of its executive council...

McAfee appoints Mary Cranston, Sohaib Abbasi to board

MacAfee has appointed two new board members -- Mary Cranston, retired senior partner of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman and board member of Visa, and Sohaib Abbasi, former chairman and CEO of Informatica.

Kim Perdikou joins CloudScale Capital Partners

Kim Perdikou has joined CloudScale Capital Partners as a partner. Ms Perdikou was most recently executive vice president at Juniper Networks. Earlier, she served as Juniper's CIO. Prior to that, Ms. Perdikou...

Bill Gates Shares His Top Seven Books For 2013

Bill Gates shared his top seven picks of good reads this year in a blog post on Thursday. The list includes The Box, by Marc Levinson, The Most Powerful Idea in the World, by...

Immersion appoints Todd Conroy senior vice president of Research and Development

Immersion has appointed Todd Conroy as senior vice president of Research and Development.

Former GCHQ director Iain Lobban joins Ripjar

Ripjar, a company that enables organizations to counter money laundering, cybercrime and security threats, has appointed former GCHQ Director Sir Iain Lobban as senior advisor.

Cigna names global chief data and analytics officer

Health service company Cigna has appointed Gina Papush as global chief data and analytics officer.

Cisco announces changes to its executive leadership team

Cisco has announced changes to its executive leadership team. Rebecca Jacoby, senior vice president of Operations, will be retiring. She will continue on as an advisor until end of May, says...