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A very Swiss execution: How Thiam got the boot at Credit Suisse

ZURICH • It took Credit Suisse Group's chairman 19 meetings to woo Mr Tidjane Thiam, and one board meeting to say goodbye.

WeWork's new CEO is real estate veteran

NEW YORK • WeWork named Mr Sandeep Mathrani as its new chief executive officer, tapping an experienced real estate operator in a bid to turn around the embattled start-up.

Wirecard to beef up management amid fraud allegations; CEO to stay

BERLIN (REUTERS) - The new chairman of Wirecard said the German payments company needed to strengthen its top management as it fights allegations of fraud and false accounting, while giving chief...

WeWork said to be tapping T-Mobile's CEO for top post

NEW YORK • WeWork, which is seeking a new chief executive to lead the co-working company's overhaul, is in talks with T-Mobile's John Legere, according to two people briefed on the discussions....

Ayondo interim CEO to quit after less than 6 months on the job

SINGAPORE - Fintech Ayondo's interim chief executive officer Richard Mark Street, 60, will be resigning to "pursue other career opportunities and for personal reasons", the company said in a...

Singtel seeks more value from loss-making digital units

Singtel is looking at squeezing more value out of some of its loss-making digital investments, it said yesterday, alongside disclosures that its chief executive has had a massive pay cut.

Singtel CEO Chua Sock Koong's pay nearly halved, telco to monetise some loss-making digital businesses

Singtel is looking at monetising some of its loss-making digital investments, its leadership confirmed in an annual report out on Wednesday, which also revealed a big pay cut for its chief...

Epicentre acting CEO uncontactable; former Apple reseller gets statutory demands from creditors

SINGAPORE - Epicentre Holdings executive chairman and acting chief executive officer Kenneth Lim Tiong Hian has been uncontactable since May 24, the Catalist-listed former Apple reseller announced...

No Signboard CEO arrested and on bail amid share buyback probe

The head of Singapore restaurant chain No Signboard Holdings was arrested on "reasonable suspicion" of breaching the Securities and Futures Act.

UOB CEO's pay for 2018 rises 12% to $10.56m

SINGAPORE - United Overseas Bank (UOB) chief executive Wee Ee Cheong was paid $10.56 million in 2018, up 12 per cent from the $9.4 million he got in 2017.