Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman is reorganizing the personal computer business, replacing longtime head Todd Bradley with one of his deputies as she strives to overcome a worsening global PC slump.
Hewlett-Packard Co., the largest personal-computer maker, surged the most in 11 years after its fiscal third-quarter profit forecast topped estimates as cost cuts help make up for slumping desktop and laptop demand.
Hewlett-Packard Co., the largest personal-computer maker, rose the most in three months after its fiscal third-quarter profit forecast topped estimates as cost cuts help make up for slumping desktop and laptop demand.
Fusion-io Inc. plunged the most ever after replacing Chief Executive Officer David Flynn with Shane Robison, a former Hewlett-Packard Co. senior leader associated with a disastrous deal by his prior employer.
Hewlett-Packard Co. appointed former SAP AG Chief Executive Officer Leo Apotheker as CEO and president, turning to an external candidate who resigned from his last job in February after sales and profit slumped.
Hewlett-Packard Co.’s board shakeup, including Ray Lane’s exit as chairman, gives Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman a clearer path to revive growth and shake off years of tumult at the world’s largest computer maker.
Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman plans to stick by strategies set in motion by her predecessor, Leo Apotheker, betting that investors prefer steady leadership to another unsettling change of course.
Hewlett-Packard Co. Chairman Ray Lane told Leo Apotheker on Sept. 21 that he’d be ousted as chief executive officer after eight weeks of board wrangling that included the departure of a director close to the CEO.
Hewlett-Packard Co. ousted Chief Executive Officer Leo Apotheker yesterday, tapping director and former EBay Inc. CEO Meg Whitman to replace him. Before Sept. 21, when Bloomberg reported that he might be fired, the company’s stock had plunged 47 percent on his watch. The following timeline chronicles Apotheker’s tenure.