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Bed Bath & Beyond has named Laura Crossen (pictured) the company's interim chief financial officer after Gustavo Arnal plunged to his death from his Manhattan apartment last week

New CFO appointed to beleaguered Bed Bath & Beyond after former exec suicide

Beleaguered business Bed Bath & Beyond has named Laura Crossen the company’s interim chief financial officer after Gustavo Arnal plunged to his death last week. Arnal, 52, threw himself from the 18th floor of his Manhattan apartment after a lawsuit was lodged against him for insider trading.  His suicide has added to a cloud of …

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Bed Bath & Beyond exec falls to death from New York's 'Jenga Building' days after company announces massive closures, layoffs

Bed Bath & Beyond exec falls to death from New York’s ‘Jenga Building’ days after company announces massive closures, layoffs

This story discusses suicide. If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 988 to reach the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. You can also call the network, previously known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, at 800-273-8255, text HOME to 741741 or visit SpeakingOfSuicide.com/resources for additional resources. The man who fatally fell from a New York City …

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Hackers Use Deepfakes of Binance Exec to Scam Multiple Crypto Projects

Hackers Use Deepfakes of Binance Exec to Scam Multiple Crypto Projects

Binance is often rated as the top crypto exchange by trading volume, and so it’s become a high value target for scammers who pretend to be exchange execs in meetings with various crypto projects.Photo: Iryna Budanova (Shutterstock) A recent report from a Binance executive reads more like a tech lingo bingo card than a warning …

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PayPal stock jumps 12% as company confirms Elliott stake and names EA exec as new CFO amid earnings beat

PayPal stock jumps 12% as company confirms Elliott stake and names EA exec as new CFO amid earnings beat

After seeing its shares lose roughly two-thirds of their value in the past year, PayPal Holdings Inc. delivered a packed earnings report Tuesday, announcing a new chief financial officer, buyback authorization and cost-savings program, while also confirming that activists at Elliott Management Corp. have taken a stake in the company. Additionally, the company topped expectations …

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Annie Liu, an engineer who worked at Microsoft and Tesla, is now executive director of purchasing for Ford Model e. She is considered an expert in global technology sourcing, with a specialty involving batteries and raw materials. Liu plays a key role is getting materials needed for the Mustang Mach-E and Ford F-150 Lightning.

Ford hires ex-Tesla exec Annie Liu to find EV supplies

Annie Liu, former head of supply chain, battery and energy at electric vehicle maker Tesla, is now guiding Ford Motor Co. through ongoing supply challenges and material cost issues, the automaker revealed Thursday. Securing materials for the Mustang Mach-E and Ford F-150 Lightning is essential to Ford’s strategic plan to rapidly expand its electric vehicle production rate.  Liu …

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Gap in crisis mode after CEO becomes latest exec to depart struggling retailer

Gap in crisis mode after CEO becomes latest exec to depart struggling retailer

Struggling retailer Gap (GPS) is in crisis mode ahead of the crucial selling periods of back to school and the holidays, with the stock down nearly 6% in pre-market trading after it revealed the departure of its CEO. Gap surprised a few on the Street Monday evening after the market close by announcing CEO Sonia …

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Broadcom loses top software exec in the middle of VMware deal to head combined Citrix-Tibco company

Broadcom loses top software exec in the middle of VMware deal to head combined Citrix-Tibco company

Broadcom Inc.’s head of software Tom Krause is leaving the company in the middle of a $61 billion software acquisition he helped bring about, which analysts called “a surprise” and “not the greatest of news” Monday morning, to head a combined Citrix-Tibco company. In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing Monday, Broadcom AVGO, +0.62% said …

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Former Theranos exec Ramesh Balwani convicted of fraud

Former Theranos exec Ramesh Balwani convicted of fraud

The outcome puts Balwani and Holmes in similar situations. Holmes was convicted on four counts of investor fraud and conspiracy earlier this year. During that trial, Holmes tearfully accused Balwani of sexually and emotionally abusing her while the two were romantically involved. An attorney for Balwani has vehemently denied those charges. Both Holmes, 38, and …

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Former Theranos exec Sunny Balwani convicted of 12 counts of fraud

The former Theranos executive Sunny Balwani has been convicted on all 12 fraud charges brought against him for his role at the now-defunct blood testing company. The decision closes the final chapter of Theranos’s legal saga, nearly eight years after serious concerns were raised about the startup’s blood testing technology. The conviction of Balwani, who …

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A Credit Suisse exec was fired after coworkers identified him in a viral video that showed him attacking staff at a Koreatown restaurant

A Credit Suisse exec was fired after coworkers identified him in a viral video that showed him attacking staff at a Koreatown restaurant

A finance executive was reportedly fired after a video showed him fighting with restaurant staff in New York City. Credit Suisse’s Roman Cambell was “terminated” after the altercation at Shanghai Mong in Koreatown. Sunabi Yi, whose parents own the restaurant, told Insider the family is “mentally traumatized” from the incident. A finance executive was reportedly …

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