Gregory Abel and Tracy Britt, two of Warren Buffett’s deputies who have been adding responsibilities at Berkshire Hathaway Inc., were selected by the billionaire to join him as directors of HJ Heinz Co.
Jordan Hansell , who was working with his father at an Iowa law firm two years ago, now reports to Warren Buffett after David Sokol ’s departure created a vacancy at Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s NetJets business.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Chief Executive Officer Warren Buffett, who has said banker greed helped deepen the U.S. financial crisis, attracts the workers he wants with compensation that competes with Wall Street awards.
Warren Buffett ’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. may pursue acquisitions for its MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co . unit as the billionaire chairman seeks to boost investments in capital-intensive industries, CreditSights Inc. said.
Howard Buffett , who may help select his father’s successor at Berkshire Hathaway Inc., said Warren Buffett ’s circle of most trusted managers, like Tony Nicely and Ajit Jain , will expand to include railroad chief Matthew Rose .