Hamish Maxwell, who steered Philip Morris Cos. in its 1985 purchase of General Foods Corp. and 1988 takeover of Kraft Inc., milestones in transforming the tobacco company into a consumer products conglomerate, has died. He was 87.
Bruce Wasserstein, dead for two years, still casts a pall over the Rogue River Valley of southern Oregon.
Lazard Ltd. President Charles Ward , a protégé of former Chief Executive Officer Bruce Wasserstein , is looking for a new job, said people with knowledge of the matter.
Lazard Ltd. President Charles Ward , a protégé of former Chief Executive Officer Bruce Wasserstein , retired from the firm after more than eight years at the largest independent merger adviser.
In good years, DC-8 cargo planes used to land at the airport in Medford, Oregon, to haul away Royal Riviera pears, Moose Munch caramel popcorn and fruit baskets from Harry & David Holdings Inc.
Former President Bill Clinton towers over Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel at a south side union hall, paying tribute to the skill that helped define his one-time White House adviser.
Blackstone Group LP’s Steve Schwarzman said his decision 19 years ago to sell what would become the world’s largest money manager was a “heroic” mistake.
A win for Morgan Stanley in a fight with Citigroup Inc. over the value of their brokerage joint venture could show the firm is playing a losing hand.
Like her older brother Bruce, Wendy Wasserstein was something of a slob.