chief executive officer (CEO)

chief executive officer (CEO)

Western Digital hires Cisco’s David Goeckeler as its new CEO

Replacing Steve Milligan, Goeckeler hints that Western Digital’s future lies in the cloud
6 Mar 2020
sales & CRM

Salesforce co-chief Keith Block steps down

No official reason has been given, although Block will stay on as an advisor with Salesforce for another year
26 Feb 2020
chief executive officer (CEO)

LinkedIn’s CEO steps aside after 11 years in charge

Jeff Weiner will take up the position of executive chairman while Ryan Roslansky will become the new chief executive
6 Feb 2020
chief executive officer (CEO)

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd dies aged 62

Industry veteran played a major role in some of the technology sector's biggest firms
21 Oct 2019
Business operations

Oracle earnings flat as CEO steps down citing health reasons

Co-chief Mark Hurd requests a leave of absence to focus on his health after nine years at the firm
12 Sep 2019
The stylised version of the Mozilla logo on a building
Business strategy

Mozilla’s CEO Chris Beard is stepping down

The Canadian business leader will resign at the end of the year but stay on at the company for "years to come”
30 Aug 2019
Business strategy

CEO job description: What does a CEO do?

What does the person in the corner office really do - and how can you get there?
1 Mar 2019
marketing strategy
Business strategy

What is a gap analysis?

Identify your business's weak points to make it more successful
20 Feb 2019
Elon Musk talking
chief executive officer (CEO)

Elon Musk steps down as Tesla chairman

Following his Tweet to take the company private, SEC forces Musk to step down as Tesla chair
1 Oct 2018
CEO looking isolated and disappointed in a board room
digital transformation

CEOs weary of short-termist view on digital transformation

Business chiefs warn boards not to expect ROI on AI and robotics projects for up to five years
22 Aug 2018
enterprise resource planning (ERP)

US warns businesses of Oracle and SAP ERP threats

Oracle and SAP urge customers to apply patches to secure systems against hackers
26 Jul 2018
Harvesting data from a laptop
information security (InfoSec)

Most CEOs steal IP from previous employers

Emotionally-driven decisions put companies at risk, finds security report
25 Jul 2018
Business operations

British Airways IT outage leaves travellers stranded

Passengers suffer delays at Heathrow due to supplier's system failure
19 Jul 2018
capacity planning

Amazon Prime Day rocked by outage

Shoppers frustrated as they struggle to get the best deals
17 Jul 2018
Business operations

HP UK suffers 85% drop in profits

Tech giant blames a strengthening pound, but its costs also rose over its latest financial year
2 Jul 2018
chief executive officer (CEO)

Intel will need a new CEO to help reach 10nm CPUs

Krzanich's time as Intel CEO was a mixed bag of successes and failures
22 Jun 2018
chief information officer (CIO)

IT Pro Panel: How CIOs got their first breaks in IT

It may seem like a simple pathway from the outside, but a CIO's first taste of IT comes in many different forms
15 Jun 2018
Careers & training

The 10 worst excuses for male-dominated company boards

Hampton-Alexander Review brands firms' excuses as "pitiful and patronising"
31 May 2018

Dell won't sell, but may merge with VMware

A special committee is analysing the possible options for the tech giant
22 May 2018

Micro Focus suffers shares slump amid revenue fears

CEO Chris Hsu leaves as analyst points finger at HPE merger difficulties
19 Mar 2018
enterprise resource planning (ERP)

Hershey's aims to streamline supply chain with S/4 HANA

Accenture implements ERP suite, with Hershey's hoping to understand its customers better
6 Mar 2018
digital transformation

The state of digital disruption in five charts

Who is being disrupted by digital technology and what impact is it having on businesses?
17 Jan 2018
chief executive officer (CEO)

Meg Whitman calls it a day as HPE CEO

HPE president Antonio Neri will take charge in February 2018
22 Nov 2017