Posts Tagged ‘board’

Former Big 12 commissioner Dan Beebe wanted revenue sharing deal

John Nestor – AHN Sports Correspondent Bristol, CT, United States (AHN Sports) – Once former Big 12 Commissioner Dan Beebe was out revenue sharing was in, even though it was one of his ideas years ago. One of the first things the conference did after ousting Beebe was agree to equally share revenue from the […]

Gama’s appointment a ‘business decision’

Transnet’s re-employment of Siyabonga Gama was a decision by Transnet’s new board of directors, according to Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba. View full post on Finance Stories

Research in Motion (RIM) names Balsillie, Lazaridis co-chairmen

Vittorio Hernandez – AHN News Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (AHN) – The board of directors of BlackBerry-maker Research in Motion named Thursday co-chief executives Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis as co-chairmen. On the same day, RIM announced its third quarter results which featured a 40 percent rise in sales. Because of the higher-than-expected performance, RIM’s sales […]

The buck stops with Douglas Flint

There’s nothing like a bit of tradition to kick off proceedings – especially when it concerns the company embroiled in the most exciting board upheaval of 2010 – so far, anyway. View full post on UK Business Stories

Genzyme Investors Sue Company For Rejecting Sanofi Bid

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Boston, MA, United States (AHN) – Two investors of Genzyme Corp. are suing the biotechnology company for rejecting an $18.5 billion takeover offer from Sanofi Aventis. According to Bloomberg, the investors have filed a lawsuit in a Boston court accusing Genzyme of depriving investors the right to “to receive […]

Flint has to reunite HSBC’s board as well as fix relations with shareholders

Oh to be a fly on the wall when the HSBC board meets in Shanghai today. No doubt at least a veneer of civility will be maintained in the boardroom – yet it is now patently clear that the bank’s board is deeply split. View full post on UK Business Stories