Welcome to our Tech Function Exec Appointment Trends & Open Roles for the - 28 days ended July 13th 2016. The roles covered here: heads of technology, which include CTOs, CIOs, Tech & Ops, CISOs, Cyber and related.
The details of each of the situations listed below are being posted on our blog (same newsletter, but each opportunity has the details). Click here for the detailed version.
Glaxosmithkline Appoints Director with Experience in Energy, Natural Resources and Business Innovation
GlaxoSmithKline appointed Dr. Vivienne Cox, CBE, 56, as a Non-Executive Director. She worked for BP for 28 years, in Britain and Continental Europe, in posts including EVP and chief executive of BP’s gas, power and renewables business and its alternative energy unit. Cox was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2016 New Year Honours for services to the UK Economy and Sustainability.
Hasbro Adds Former CFO of King Digital as Director
Toy and board game company Hasbro announced that Hope Cochran, former CFO of King Digital, to the company’s board of directors. Cochran joined King Digital in 2013 as CFO. Prior, she served as CFO of Spring subsidiary Clearwire.
GE Digital COO Joins United Technologies as CIO
Vince Campisi, COO for GE Digital, responsible for cybersecurity, business and cloud operations, has left. He joins United Technologies as SVP, Digital, and CIO. Campisi started with GE in 1999 and progressed through leadership roles including GM, Cloud Services & CIO for GE Software.
Microsoft COO Kevin Turner Resigns
B. Kevin Turner, 51, Microsoft's COO, has resigned. He is joining financial firm Citadel to run its technology-heavy market-making unit as CEO of Citadel Securities. He will also be a vice chairman of the firm. Turner had been at Microsoft for 11 years. Turner was the driving force behind the sales and marketing efforts of Office 365 and the widespread customer adoption of Azure cloud.
Detailed Version of Newsletter for month ended June 2016
Welcome to our CEO Turnover Newsletter. This newsletter covers open CEO roles and latest appointments in the tech sector in the month of June 2016.
Total Tech CEO Roles Open: 118
New Tech CEO Appointments: 79 (3 women - 3.79%, 76 men)