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2015-10-07 Volkswagen US boss told about emission cheat in 2014 USA
C. 2015-09-08 United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek quits amid probe Chicago
3. 2015-08-28 Ashley Madison founder steps down Canada
E. 2015-07-31 Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to become a father San Francisco Bay Area
5. 2015-07-10 Reddit's Ellen Pao resigns after community's criticism Massachusetts
G. 2015-06-16 James Murdoch to become Fox chief executive on 1 July Manhattan
7. 2015-06-11 Twitter's Dick Costolo steps down San Francisco Bay Area
8. 2015-05-02 Silicon Valley's Dave Goldberg dies San Francisco Bay Area
J. 2014-10-24 Google's Alan Eustace beats Baumgartner's skydiving record New Mexico, Mountain States

  Steve Jobs quits as Apple chief
Volkswagen US boss told about emission cheat in 2014  Michael Horn has admitted he was aware early last year of the emissions cheating affecting millions of the company's vehicles United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek quits amid probe  The chief executive and chairman of the board has quit amid a corruption investigation. Two other executives also resigned Ashley Madison founder steps down  The founder and chief executive of the Ashley Madison infidelity dating website, Noel Biderman, has stepped down Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to become a father  Chief Executive 31-year-old Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby girl Reddit's Ellen Pao resigns after community's criticism  Ellen Pao, the chief executive of influential news and links sharing website Reddit, has resigned James Murdoch to become Fox chief executive on 1 July  The entertainment firm 21st Century Fox has confirmed that James Murdoch will take over as chief executive from his father Rupert on 1 July Twitter's Dick Costolo steps down  The social messaging service's co-founder Jack Dorsey will take over as interim chief on 1 July and stay until a replacement can be found Silicon Valley's Dave Goldberg dies  The Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey Chief Executive Dave Goldberg has died suddenly at the age of 47, his family says Google's Alan Eustace beats Baumgartner's skydiving record Rockefellers to switch investments to 'clean energy'  Heirs to the Rockefeller family, which made its vast fortune from oil, are to sell investments in fossil fuels and reinvest in clean energy   Larry Ellison is stepping down as Oracle CEO  Ellison, 70, is a college dropout who founded Oracle in 1977 and has grown it to a market value of $182 billion Ex-New York mayor back at Bloomberg Owners elect Rob Manfred as next MLB commissioner LA Clippers sold to ex-Microsoft boss Steve Ballmer Donald Trump skyscraper sign 'tasteless' Sterling agrees to Clippers sale Microsoft's ex-CEO Steve Ballmer 'wins Clippers bid' Editor of New York Times replaced Target's chief executive resigns Ford announces new chief executive Zuckerberg reaps $3.3bn from shares Yahoo names Google exec as new boss  Technology firm Yahoo has appointed leading Google executive Marissa Mayer as its next chief executive Yahoo CEO Thompson quits his post  The chief executive of computer firm Yahoo has stepped down, amid accusations that a fake computer science degree was included on his CV Blackberry-maker CEOs step down

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Oct.24   Mountain States
Sep.22   New York
Sep.18   San Francisco Bay Area
Sep.3   Manhattan
Aug.14   USA
Aug.12   Los Angeles
Jun.13   Chicago
Jun.4   Los Angeles
May.29   Los Angeles
May.14   New York
May.5   Minnesota
May.1   Detroit
Mar.31   San Francisco Bay Area

year 2012 Top ^

Jul.16   San Francisco Bay Area
May.13   San Francisco Bay Area
Jan.23   Canada
  Blackberry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) has said its co-chief executives Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have stepped down in a shake-up

year 2011 Top ^

Aug.24   San Francisco Bay Area
  Apple founder Steve Jobs has resigned as chief executive of the technology giant and will be replaced by its chief operating officer Tim Cook.    The Silicon Valley legend, who underwent a liver transplant following cancer, said he coul...

Jan.20   San Francisco Bay Area

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.11   Manhattan
  Mark Madoff, 46, one of convicted US fraudster Bernard Madoff's sons has committed suicide in his apartment

year 2009 Top ^

Mar.29   Detroit GM chairman to leave car maker
  The chief executive of struggling General Motors - Rick Wagoner - has agreed to step down immediately at the request of the White House

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Mar.16   Washington Wolfowitz to run World Bank  President Bush has nominated US Deputy Defense Secretary as the next head of the World Bank

year 2003 Top ^

Sep.17   New York $140m NYSE chief Grasso resigns  A special board meeting called to address the furor over CEO's pay and retirement package

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.6   Washington Treasury chief O'Neill, Lindsey resigned   Both men were asked to resign by the White House, continuing the house cleaning of the Bush's economic team Jul.8   U.S. Congress Bush wants new laws on corporate abuse
  Former WorldCom CEO Bernard Ebbers and ex-CFO Scott Sullivan take Fifth on Capitol Hill Jan.25   Texas   Former Enron VP commits suicide  John C. Baxter discovered inside a vehicle. A suicide note was found at the scene

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Jan.14   Seattle Microsoft CEO Gates Steps Down
  Bill Gates is handing the reins to his former Harvard classmate, Steve Ballmer, the company's president

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