T-Mobile’s CEO and the Tribal Approach to Management


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“I’m obviously different from your ‘normal’ CEO,” Mr.” It’s a commandment of mercy meant to regulate the way all people, leaders included, treat one another.

Dentsu Aegis Network elevates Ashish Bhasin to APac CEO

56 PM ISTBCCLAshish Bhasin (File Pic)MUMBAI: Media and digital marketing communications company Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) has elevated Ashish Bhasin, currently CEO Greater South, and chairman and CEO – India, to the position of Asia Pacific CEO effective immediately.He will also be the first Indian executive to join the Dentsu Aegis Network Global Executive Team.

Owner of Coach, Kate Spade Ousts CEO

Sales at Kate Spade stores open at least a year fell, and the brand’s margins contracted on higher discounting.4 billion to acquire Kate Spade & Co.

'Phew! glad (promoters’) disagreements have been resolved': IndiGo CEO tells employees

AFPThe two promoters — Bhatia with his family controlled InterGlobe Enterprises (IGE) and Gangwal — have had raging disagreement over the issue.We had a good annual general meeting on August 27, followed by a very constructive board meeting on August 30.

SBI Card to soon issue Rupay credit cards: CEO Hardayal Prasad

Presently, the credit card segment is dominated by the US-based payment gateways like Visa and Mastercard.I think NPCI is going to send it any day and we will be launching some products," SBI Card MD and CEO Hardayal Prasad said in an interview to PTI.

We have democratised furniture market: Ambareesh Murty, cofounder and CEO of Pepperfry

Ambareesh Murty, cofounder and CEO of
Pepperfry, the largest online marketplace for furniture in India, tells
Suman Layak that any hype around Ikea in Mumbai will only help Pepperfry sell more.For us, dominance in the online furniture retail market has already been achieved.

Swedbank, Facing Money-Laundering Probe, Hires New CEO


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AB hired banking and financial industry veteran

Jens Henriksson

as chief executive to rebuild trust in the company following a money-laundering scandal that led to the ouster of its previous CEO in March.“My major task as president and CEO of Swedbank is to rebuild the trust for the bank, to further develop the bank’s sustainability profile, and to continue the successful digitalization journey,” he said.

BMW India CEO | We are working on strengthening its product portfolio: BMW India CEO

“We will focus on strengthening our product portfolio, marketing and brand experience,” said Rudratej Singh.New Delhi: German luxury car maker BMW said while macro-economic conditions remain difficult, the company is working on strengthening its fundamentals so as to gain a lion’s share of the local luxury car market once things begin to get better.

Adani Group airports biz CEO Sidharath Kapur resigns

The resignation comes as the group is awaiting cabinet approval for three airport projects it had bid for and won.MUMBAI: Barely four months after joining the Adani Group's newly formed airport business, its CEO Sidharath Kapur has resigned, said a person in the know.

Pro Bankruptcy Briefing: PG&E Keeps Control of Case | Blackjewel Repaid Loans From CEO | Avenue Stores Files for Bankruptcy

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Airtel appoints Rajesh Tapadia as Nxtra Data CEO

43 PM ISTBCCLNxtra Data offers data centre services, managed services and Cloud services to key India and global enterprises, start-ups, SMEs and governments.In his most recent role at Netmagic, Tapadia managed data centre operations across multiple cities, running mission critical infrastructure for global customers.

Vodafone CEO | Ravinder Takkar: Balesh Sharma steps down as CEO of Vodafone Idea; Ravinder Takkar to take over

Ravinder Takkar will be appointed as the new MD and CEO with immediate effect, the company said in a statement.13 PM ISTBCCLBalesh Sharma will be taking up a new role with Vodafone Group, which will be announced in due course, the company said in a statement.

Burford Reassigns CFO After Investors’ Concerns About Marriage to CEO

reassigned its finance chief, who is married to the chief executive, following investors’ concerns about their relationship, the international litigation-finance firm said Thursday.“We believe that concern is unjustified given Burford’s control structure and ignores Burford’s finance and accounting structure,” the firm said in a statement.

Trucker Celadon Hires Former Swift Transportation CEO to Assist With Turnaround Efforts

Freight transportation company Celadon has engaged DPX Consulting to oversee its main trucking unit and the former head of Swift to lead transformation efforts.Photo:

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Freight transportation company

Celadon Group

Björn Rosengren: ABB board approves Björn Rosengren's name as CEO

37 PM ISTReutersSwiss technology firm ABB on Monday said its board has approved appointment of Björn Rosengren as CEO to succeed Peter Voser.With this reshuffle, Voser will revert to his position at ABB solely as chairman of the board, it said.

Slowdown in auto industry has impacted steel sector: Tata Steel CEO

The demand for steel in India has to pick up and that depends a lot on construction and automobile sectors, he added.NEW DELHI: The prolonged slump in the domestic automobile industry has impacted the steel sector, Tata Steel CEO and MD T V Narendran said on Thursday.

New CEO Wants to Make Barnes & Noble Your Local Bookstore

But Barnes & Noble has twice as many stores as Waterstones.Book Review

Waterstones is smaller than Barnes & Noble but uses its space more efficiently.

New CEO of Bisleri International tasked to take business to next level

Ramesh Chauhan founder of Bisleri International told ET as chairman, his role will be to guide and mentor George and be part of the company's larger vision for growth.57 PM ISTAgenciesBisleri recently restructured the business into four verticals across the country — sales & marketing, technical, accounts and HR.

IFIN ex-CEO Bawa says LIC didn’t back Piramal’s IL&FS bid

Also uncovered are what appear to be attempts by the top IL&FS management to influence credit ratings.The shock IL&FS defaults in September last year had triggered a liquidity crisis.

IndiGo: IndiGo CEO to employees: Issues between promoters have nothing to do with airline, its functioning

CEO asserted that the the airline's mission, direction and growth strategy remains unchanged, and firmly in place.09 PM ISTBCCLRonjoy Dutta (File Pic)NEW DELHI: Issues between promoters have nothing to do with IndiGo and its functioning, the CEO of the airline said in a letter to his employees, a day after a spat between the promoters of the country's largest carrier became public.