SoftBank board member Tadashi Yanai will resign on Dec. 31, the company said in a statement. The resignation of Yanai, who joined SoftBank in 2001 as an independent director, raises questions about the company’s oversight going forward. The resignation leaves SoftBank with two non-executive board members out of 11 total directors. SoftBank didn’t immediately name a replacement. SoftBank’s...
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Bob Iger really should have run for president, as he once considered doing. His political instinct is unmatched, at least among CEOs. On Wednesday, in his first quarterly earnings call since returning to the top job at Disney, Iger offered something for everyone. A return of the dividend! Layoffs! Creative executives get their power back! Traditional TV is still important, Iger reminded...
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