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PayByPhone Appoints Andreas Gruber as New President and CEO

PayByPhone Appoints Andreas Gruber as New President and CEO

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Apr. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — PayByPhone, the global leader in mobile parking payments, today announced that it will appoint Andreas Gruber as president and Chief Executive Officer effective June 1st, 2018. Francis Dupuis, the former President and CEO, will take over a position in Germany with parent company Volkswagen Financial Services AG. [...]

POSCO Begins Selection of New Chief as its Chairman Offers to Quit

POSCO Begins Selection of New Chief as its Chairman Offers to Quit

SEOUL, Apr. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — POSCO, the world’s fifth-biggest steelmaker by output, said Wednesday it has begun the process of selecting a new chairman as Kwon Oh-joon offered to step down. Kwon, who has been leading the steelmaker since March 2014, made the announcement during a meeting with the company’s board of directors that [...]

Former PepsiCo Senior Executive Named CEO of Arbitrade

Former PepsiCo Senior Executive Named CEO of Arbitrade

NEW YORK, Feb. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The Board of ARBITRADE is pleased to announce that the role of the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Leonard Schutzman, has been expanded to Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. Schutzman had a distinguished thirty-year career at PepsiCo, Inc., serving in a variety of leadership positions including Treasurer of [...]

Radixx International Appoints John Elieson as President and CEO

Radixx International Appoints John Elieson as President and CEO

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Radixx International, an industry-leading provider of tailored airline reservation, distribution and merchandising systems, today announced that it has appointed John Elieson as President & CEO. Ron Peri, Radixx’s Founder and former CEO, will continue to serve as Chairman of Radixx’s Board of Directors. A photo accompanying this announcement [...]

PayByPhone Appoints Francis Dupuis as New CEO

PayByPhone Appoints Francis Dupuis as New CEO

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — PayByPhone, the global leader in mobile parking payments, today announced that it has appointed Francis Dupuis as President and Chief Executive Officer effective August 23rd, 2017. Kush Parikh, former President and CEO, has stepped down from the role after his successful 3.5-year term with the business. During [...]

Euroloan Appoints Former Morgan Stanley FinTech Leader James Hickson as New Group CEO

Euroloan Appoints Former Morgan Stanley FinTech Leader James Hickson as New Group CEO

Helsinki, Finland, May 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Euroloan Group PLC, a pioneering European financial technology company with offices in Helsinki (HQ), Luxembourg, Stockholm and Warsaw, announced today the appointment of James Hickson (B.Sc., M.B.A.) as group Chief Executive Officer.  Hickson, an accomplished financial technology industry executive with 16 years of experience on Wall Street, most [...]

Big Biz CEOs Paid Average 22-Times More Than Ordinary Workers

Big Biz CEOs Paid Average 22-Times More Than Ordinary Workers

SEOUL, May 2 (Korea Bizwire) – Chief executive officers (CEOs) leading South Korea’s biggest businesses receive salaries that are on average 21.9-times higher than those of ordinary employees, a local market researcher said Sunday. According to FN Guide, CEOs at the 30 largest companies in terms of market capitalization, took home  substantially more pay than the average worker in 2016, with the gap widening to more than 50 [...]