Quick Facts
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg
Share SHARE

Westinghouse Electric Names Chairman Shigenori Shiga Interim President, CEO

Westinghouse Electric Company announced that it had accepted the resignation of Jim Ferland, previously announced as incoming president and chief executive officer. The company also said that its Chairman of the Board Shigenori Shiga would assume the role of president and CEO on an interim basis, effective immediately.

Shiga, a seasoned nuclear professional with more than 30 years of experience, was appointed as the Board's chairman in 2010, and previously served as Toshiba's chief coordination officer since it acquired Westinghouse in 2006. Current Chief Operating Officer Ricardo Perez will maintain his current duties and assist Mr. Shiga during the search for a new president and CEO.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
This apparel maker has doubled its earnings per share in just two years and increased its annual earnings forecast from time to time, despite a challenging consumer spending environment. Contributions from acquisitions, efficiency gains from self-owned global supply chain and benefits from 'Innovate-to-Elevate' strategy continue to boost the company's results. Here is a quick summary of the earnings reported after the bell on Nov 20. We have 20+ stocks listed here. The good news is you can skip this step. There is a next move that can make your life a lot easier. Our research team has already done the groundwork for you. All these stocks listed... Design software maker Autodesk, Inc. said Thursday after the markets closed that its third quarter profit fell 81% from last year, as higher costs and expenses more than offset an 11% increase in revenue. However, the company's quarterly earnings per share, excluding items, came in above analysts' expectations as did its quarterly revenue.
comments powered by Disqus
FREE Newsletters, Analysis & Alerts

 

Stay informed with our FREE daily Newsletters and real-time breaking News Alerts. Sign up to receive the latest information on business news, health, technology, biotech, market analysis, currency trading and more.