Weed producer CannTrust appoints Greg Guyatt as CEO By Reuters


© Reuters. Weed producer CannTrust appoints Greg Guyatt as CEO (Reuters) – Canadian pot grower CannTrust Holdings Inc (TO:) (N:) on Thursday named Greg Guyatt as chief executive officer, months after it fired Peter Aceto following a Health Canada finding that the marijuana producer grew cannabis in unlicensed rooms. CannTrustRead More →

Cellcom Israel appoints Avi Gabbay as CEO By Reuters


© Reuters. Cellcom Israel appoints Avi Gabbay as CEO (Reuters) – Cellcom Israel (TA:), the country’s largest mobile phone company, said on Saturday it had appointed telecom executive and politician Avi Gabbay as its chief executive officer. The appointment of Gabbay, who was the top executive at Bezeq Israel TelecomRead More →

Lazard appoints Girodolle CEO of Lazard France By Reuters


PARIS (Reuters) – Lazard said in a statement on Sunday it had appointed Louis Girodolle as chief executive officer of Lazard Investment Banking in France. It added it had also appointed Charles-Henri Filippi and François Kayat as co-chairs. The appointments follow the resignation of Lazard France chairman and CEO MatthieuRead More →

Swiss Bank Julius Baer appoints Rickenbacher as CEO By Reuters


ZURICH (Reuters) – Julius Baer (S:) has appointed company insider Philipp Rickenbacher as its new chief executive officer, the Swiss private bank said on Monday, effective Sept. 1. The 48-year-old Swiss citizen, now head of intermediaries and global custody at the Switzerland’s third-largest listed bank, will replace Bernard Hodler whoRead More →

Steinhoff appoints Theodore Klerk as CFO By Reuters


© Reuters. Steinhoff appoints Theodore Klerk as CFO (Reuters) – South African retailer Steinhoff (J:) said on Friday that Philip Dieperink will step down as chief financial officer and will be replaced by Theodore de Klerk effective Sept. 1. The company said Dieperink would leave by mutual consent after theRead More →

China appoints state asset chief as new market regulator By Reuters


© Reuters. Xiao Yaqing, chairman of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC) attends a news conference in Beijing SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Xiao Yaqing, director of China’s state-owned asset regulator, has been appointed head of the country’s market regulation administration, state television reported on Saturday. Xiao’s appointment came afterRead More →