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Apple services business grows; CEO Cook says China tensions ease

Apple services business grows; CEO Cook says China tensions ease

Apple said sales for the current quarter would most likely be lower than Wall Street expected, a signal that it continues to face weak demand for the iPhone, especially in China. Apple said it bought back $8.2 billion worth of shares in the quarter ended in December, less than half the $19.4 billion it purchased [...]

January 30, 2019 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Apple services business grows; CEO Cook says China tensions ease

Walmart CEO worries what consumers will have to pay if trade war escalates

Walmart CEO worries what consumers will have to pay if trade war escalates

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon on the future of the retail industry   12 Hours Ago | 08:36 Walmart is doing its best to keep prices unaffected by the U.S.-China trade war, but if things escalate it could be a different story, CEO Doug McMillon said Thursday. “We worry about next spring, next summer, next fall what [...]

December 7, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Walmart CEO worries what consumers will have to pay if trade war escalates

Deutsche Bank’s CEO says technology will be key to banking in the next five years

Deutsche Bank’s CEO says technology will be key to banking in the next five years

The CEO of the largest German lender has underlined the dramatic shifts that the banking industry faces over the next five years with technology due to play a “key” role in this period of change. “We are placing our bets on technology,” John Cryan, the chief executive officer of Deutsche Bank, said Tuesday at a [...]

January 17, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Deutsche Bank’s CEO says technology will be key to banking in the next five years

Tiger takes driver’s seat at Flipkart, Kalyan Krishnamurthy is new CEO

Tiger takes driver’s seat at Flipkart, Kalyan Krishnamurthy is new CEO

Flipkart founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have handed over the operational control of the company they built over the past decade to Kalyan Krishnamurthy, the nominee of marquee American investor Tiger Global. Krishnamurthy was on Monday named the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the Bengaluru-based company. He replaced co-founder Binny Bansal, who was [...]

January 10, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on Tiger takes driver’s seat at Flipkart, Kalyan Krishnamurthy is new CEO

NSE CEO says technology divide among investors a challenge

NSE CEO says technology divide among investors a challenge

New York: The head of India’s largest stock exchange, which is facing questions about whether the fastest traders have an unfair advantage, said it’s a challenge to balance the needs of investors with vastly different technological capabilities. “You have, on one hand, brokers which are one-terminal shops and then you have brokers who have thousands [...]

September 29, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on NSE CEO says technology divide among investors a challenge

Pfizer CEO says Clinton plan to curb drug prices would hurt consumers

Pfizer CEO says Clinton plan to curb drug prices would hurt consumers

Pfizer Inc’s chief executive on Thursday said recent proposals by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to curb “unjustified” U.S. drug prices would dampen investment in innovative new drugs and ultimately hurt consumers. “(They) would be very negative for innovation,” Ian Read said in webcast from the annual Wells Fargo healthcare conference in Boston. He said [...]

September 8, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Pfizer CEO says Clinton plan to curb drug prices would hurt consumers

The CEO of Patagonia makes a convincing business case for this unorthodox perk

The CEO of Patagonia makes a convincing business case for this unorthodox perk

Rose Marcario, CEO of outdoor clothing company Patagonia, believes providing employees with high quality on-site child care isn’t just is good for families – it’s good for the bottom line. “It’s true, there are financial costs to offering onsite child care, and they can be expensive if you offer high-quality programs or subsidize your employees’ [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on The CEO of Patagonia makes a convincing business case for this unorthodox perk

Zee Learns appoints former Manipal executive as CEO Read more at: http://www.vccircle.com/news/education/2016/07/07/zee-learns-appoints-former-manipal-executive-ceo

Zee Learns appoints former Manipal executive as CEO   Read more at: http://www.vccircle.com/news/education/2016/07/07/zee-learns-appoints-former-manipal-executive-ceo

Zee Learn Ltd, the education arm of Essel Group, has appointed former Manipal Global Education Services executive Debshankar Mukhopadhyay as chief executive officer, as per a press statement. Mukhopadhyay, who was previously heading the educational sales – financial services & insurance division at Manipal, has over two decades experience in educational and financial sectors across [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Zee Learns appoints former Manipal executive as CEO Read more at: http://www.vccircle.com/news/education/2016/07/07/zee-learns-appoints-former-manipal-executive-ceo

Credit Suisse CEO blames Brexit on low UK education spending

Credit Suisse CEO blames Brexit on low UK education spending

Britain is paying the price for a high level of inequality and a chronic lack of investment in education which have prompted a disillusioned population to vote to leave the European Union, Credit Suisse Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam said on Sunday. Britain voted in a referendum on June 23 to quit the EU, a decision [...]

July 9, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Credit Suisse CEO blames Brexit on low UK education spending

Roche CEO ‘sleeps better’ as risk to drugmaker’s growth recedes

Roche CEO ‘sleeps better’ as risk to drugmaker’s growth recedes

Roche (ROG.S) is increasingly confident it will continue to lift sales and profit even as cut-rate copies of the Swiss drugmaker’s older cancer medicines start to grab business next year, its chief executive said on Wednesday. Big wins for three new drugs in recent months have helped to offset what Roche’s Severin Schwan acknowledges as [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Roche CEO ‘sleeps better’ as risk to drugmaker’s growth recedes

BHP CEO Mackenzie says Brexit would lead to lost decade of damaging uncertainty

BHP CEO Mackenzie says Brexit would lead to lost decade of damaging uncertainty

BHP Billiton  Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie said on Monday that businesses could face a decade of damaging uncertainty if Britain voted to leave the European Union in a June 23 referendum. Mackenzie, boss of the world’s biggest mining company, said a vote for Brexit would inflict a serious blow on the EU and that Britain [...]

April 18, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on BHP CEO Mackenzie says Brexit would lead to lost decade of damaging uncertainty

Drugmaker Valeant CEO leaving as investor Ackman joins board

Drugmaker Valeant CEO leaving as investor Ackman joins board

Drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX.TO)(VRX.N) said on Monday its chief executive officer is leaving and billionaire investor William Ackman would join the board as it tries to clean up accounting problems and save its business. The company, whose operations include prescription drugs, consumer products, and Bausch & Lomb eye care, has lost nearly 90 [...]

March 21, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Drugmaker Valeant CEO leaving as investor Ackman joins board