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CUHK Business School Research Reveals Companies with Exceptionally Confident CEOs Performed Better in the Stock Market During the Pandemic

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Companies with Exceptionally Confident CEOs Performed Better in the Stock Market During the Pandemic

HONG KONG SAR, Nov. 4 (Korea Bizwire) – Overconfidence, or the tendency to underestimate risk and overestimate returns, is often cited as a leading factor behind some of the biggest corporate failures in history, from the Enron scandal at the turn of the millennium, to the spectacular collapses of investment banks Bear Sterns and Lehman Brothers [...]

Laboratoires Majorelle Appoints Alexandre de Germay as Chief Executive Officer

Laboratoires Majorelle Appoints Alexandre de Germay as Chief Executive Officer

PARIS, Oct. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Laboratoires Majorelle, a fast-growing French specialty pharma company focused on prescription and OTC products in women’s health and urology, today announces the appointment of Alexandre de Germay as Chief Executive Officer. Alexandre de Germay has more than 25 years of experience in specialty pharma, achieving significant growth and scaling [...]

WillScot Mobile Mini Announces Extensions of CEO and CFO Contracts

WillScot Mobile Mini Announces Extensions of CEO and CFO Contracts

PHOENIX, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — The Board of Directors (“the Board”) for WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. (“WillScot Mobile Mini” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WSC), a North American leader in modular space and portable storage solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has extended employment arrangements with Chief Executive Officer, Brad Soultz, and [...]

Virtusa Appoints Santosh Thomas as Chief Executive Officer

Virtusa Appoints Santosh Thomas as Chief Executive Officer

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., June 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced the appointment of Santosh Thomas as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Virtusa’s Board of Directors appointed Santosh as successor to the [...]

Upper Canada Mining Announces James Crawford as New Chief Executive Officer Effective Immediately

Upper Canada Mining Announces James Crawford as New Chief Executive Officer Effective Immediately

CALGARY, Alberta, June 9 (Korea Bizwire) — The Management and Directors of Upper Canada Mining Inc (UCM), a private Canadian company in the business of mining, exploration and production, primarily in gold and silver, are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. James Crawford as Chief Executive Officer of the company effective immediately. Mr. Crawford [...]

Virgin Pulse Appoints Healthcare and Technology Leader Chris Michalak as New CEO to Accelerate Company’s Next Stage of Growth

Virgin Pulse Appoints Healthcare and Technology Leader Chris Michalak as New CEO to Accelerate Company’s Next Stage of Growth

PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 2 (Korea Bizwire) – Virgin Pulse, the leading global provider of health and wellbeing solutions, today announced that the company has appointed healthcare, technology, and HR industry leader, Chris Michalak, as its new chief executive officer to lead the company through its next stage of growth. Michalak will also join Virgin Pulse’s board of [...]

Bona Announces Pontus Cornelius to Succeed Kerstin Lindell as CEO and President in January 2021

Bona Announces Pontus Cornelius to Succeed Kerstin Lindell as CEO and President in January 2021

MALMÖ, Sweden, Aug. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Bona, a global, sustainably-driven company that supplies products for installing, renovating, maintaining, and restoring premium floors, announced today that it has appointed Pontus Cornelius as president and CEO of the company effective January 11, 2021. Kerstin Lindell, the current president and CEO, will shift her role to Chairman of [...]