In the Hot Seat: Investor Sues Former Uber CEO

Posted by Angie Goertz on Aug 11, 2017 8:54:17 AM

A number of news agencies, including Axios, which broke the story, Reuters and The Wall Street Journal, reported that the suit’s intention is to remove Kalanick from the board and revoke his ability to fill three board seats that he had pushed for in June 2016. The venture firm occupies one seat.

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Topics: Investors, CEO, Board of Directors, Venture Capital, Lawsuit

Avon Activist Investor Calls for CEO Makeover

Posted by Angie Goertz on Aug 4, 2017 9:51:18 AM

Surely, all the Skin So Soft couldn’t prevent the sting the Avon CEO must have felt when activist investors Barington Capital Group LP and NuOrion Partners AG called for her removal.

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Topics: Investors, Activist Investors, CEO, Shareholders