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Emma de Sousa to step down as Insight’s EMEA president
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Careers & training

Emma de Sousa to step down as Insight’s EMEA president

Atos executive Adrian Gregory will lead the reseller’s EMEA business from 2 January 2023
11 Nov 2022
Businesses need these 'three core traits' if they hope to make automation a success
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automation

Businesses need these 'three core traits' if they hope to make automation a success

Forrester claims automation can allow companies to grow 2.7 times faster than their peers, but only a minority of modern businesses meet the criteria
30 Sep 2022
DocuSign appoints former Google exec Allan Thygesen as CEO
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chief executive officer (CEO)

DocuSign appoints former Google exec Allan Thygesen as CEO

Advertising specialist takes over from interim CEO Mary Agnes Wilderotter from 10 October
23 Sep 2022
Fastly appoints Cisco's Todd Nightingale as new CEO
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chief executive officer (CEO)

Fastly appoints Cisco's Todd Nightingale as new CEO

The former Cisco networking boss will lead Fastly's business strategy and development for its networking portfolio
5 Aug 2022
Elon Musk pulls out of $44 billion Twitter deal, sparking legal war
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mergers and acquisitions

Elon Musk pulls out of $44 billion Twitter deal, sparking legal war

The Tesla owner is seeking to avoid a $1 billion termination fee while Twitter is adamant the deal will be completed
11 Jul 2022
CEO charged with selling fake Cisco devices
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Hardware

CEO charged with selling fake Cisco devices

The 38-year-old Onur Aksoy allegedly sold more than $100 million of counterfeit networking hardware
11 Jul 2022
CEOs place sustainability in top 10 business priorities for first time, study shows
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sustainability

CEOs place sustainability in top 10 business priorities for first time, study shows

The pandemic is said to have brought a number of deep societal trends to the surface, such as a desire to change the way we work and the fragility of …
19 May 2022
Arm China CEO refuses to step down despite being dismissed
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Business strategy

Arm China CEO refuses to step down despite being dismissed

This is the second time Arm has tried to get rid of the CEO, after falling out with him in 2020
5 May 2022
Arm finally ousts China CEO to clear way for IPO
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Business strategy

Arm finally ousts China CEO to clear way for IPO

This is the second time the company has tried to get rid of CEO Allen Wu from its Arm joint venture in China
29 Apr 2022
Of course Salesforce can trash the competition – it has the moral high ground
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collaboration

Of course Salesforce can trash the competition – it has the moral high ground

Forget space travel and the metaverse, treat your employees like family and wear cool hats like Marc Benioff
4 Feb 2022
Apple's plans to return to the office delayed indefinitely
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flexible working

Apple's plans to return to the office delayed indefinitely

Employees were scheduled to begin returning to the office by February 2022
16 Dec 2021
Samsung to merge mobile and electronics businesses in major refshuffle
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mergers and acquisitions

Samsung to merge mobile and electronics businesses in major refshuffle

The reorganisation also includes two new CEO appointments as Samsung looks to strengthen its business competitiveness
7 Dec 2021
CEO of spyware firm NSO Group quits after US sanctions
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spyware

CEO of spyware firm NSO Group quits after US sanctions

Company that supplied Pegasus spyware to authoritarian governments faces further investigation from US State Department
12 Nov 2021
Best business quotes for every situation
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chief executive officer (CEO)

Best business quotes for every situation

Inspire success, build your business and motivate your team
27 Aug 2021
Global IT spending to grow 8.6% in 2021, says Gartner
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Business operations

Global IT spending to grow 8.6% in 2021, says Gartner

This year’s spending growth is now 3.4% higher than expected
15 Jul 2021
Why you should prioritise employee experience
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Business strategy

Why you should prioritise employee experience

How your employees perceive your organisation is key to business success
7 Jul 2021
HSBC CEO says "volatile" Bitcoin is "not for us"
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cryptocurrencies

HSBC CEO says "volatile" Bitcoin is "not for us"

Noel Quinn’s comments come as Bitcoin tumbled by almost 50%
24 May 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: What makes a Silicon Valley CEO? (Part Two)
The IT Pro Podcast: What makes a Silicon Valley CEO? (Part Two)
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The IT Pro Podcast: What makes a Silicon Valley CEO? (Part Two)

The second episode of our two-part special looks at the darker side of Valley leadership
16 Apr 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: What makes a Silicon Valley CEO? (Part One)
The IT Pro Podcast: What makes a Silicon Valley CEO? (Part One)
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The IT Pro Podcast: What makes a Silicon Valley CEO? (Part One)

In the first episode of this two-part special, we dig into the shared qualities of good tech leaders
9 Apr 2021
AWS appoints Salesforce exec Adam Selipsky as CEO
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Careers & training

AWS appoints Salesforce exec Adam Selipsky as CEO

The former Tableau CEO is returning to AWS after four years to replace Andy Jassy
24 Mar 2021
Pat Gelsinger says he couldn't resist leading Intel's 'great turnaround'
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Pat Gelsinger says he couldn't resist leading Intel's 'great turnaround'

Former VMware CEO was initially in talks to join Intel's board of directors before conversation "flipped"
2 Feb 2021
Monzo co-founder leaves company after mental health 'struggle'
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Business

Monzo co-founder leaves company after mental health 'struggle'

Tom Blomfield says he no longer finds happiness in his role as president
21 Jan 2021
Can Pat Gelsinger get Intel back on track?
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chief executive officer (CEO)

Can Pat Gelsinger get Intel back on track?

After more than a decade away, the chipmaker’s prodigal son has finally returned
13 Jan 2021