Disney has hired Spotify’s Horacio Gutierrez as it’s new general counsel, the latest C-suite executive to be installed by CEO Bob Chapek. Gutierrez, a longtime Spotify executive, was key to helping the music streaming company negotiate its deals with the music labels over what cut of revenue they would get. He was also a vocal critic of Apple, alleging the company engaged in anticompetitive...
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Lessons From the Last Three Years of IPOs
Talk about hangovers in the wake of initial public offerings! It’s a telling sign when you have to go back to 2019 to find a decent number of tech IPOs that are still above water. As we recounted today—and demonstrated in a cool chart—the vast majority of last year’s IPOs are underwater. The group from the year before isn’t doing much better. But the crop from 2019, when companies such as...
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