InterOil Corp., which plans to develop a liquefied natural gas project in Papua New Guinea, is in the final stage of talks with major oil producers and a national oil company for a “multi-billion dollar” partnership.
Intel Corp., the world’s largest chipmaker, named Chief Operating Officer Brian Krzanich as chief executive officer, leaning on an insider to accelerate a shift toward mobile devices as the personal-computer age wanes.
Beth Comstock, a Nike Inc. director, says she picked up ideas in the shoemaker’s boardroom about doing business in India by appealing to that country’s love of cricket. Now she’s taking what she learned back to her day job as General Electric Co.’s marketing chief.
Anadarko Petroleum Corp., 3M Co. and Johnson & Johnson were among a record percentage of companies last year replacing chief executive officers as part of organized succession planning, according to a new study.
Intel Corp. hired Spencer Stuart & Associates Ltd. to help find its next chief executive officer, people with knowledge of the matter said, a sign that the chipmaker is seriously considering external candidates.
Occidental Petroleum Corp. investors should depose Chairman Ray Irani and the lead independent director amid a push to replace Chief Executive Officer Stephen Chazen, proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. said.
WellPoint Inc., the second-biggest U.S. health insurer, has chosen recruiting firm Spencer Stuart & Associates Ltd. to lead its search for a new chief executive officer, according to a person familiar with the decision.