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    1. Sprint CEO to join Uber's board of directors

      Sprint CEO to join Uber's board of directors

      Uber is still looking for both an independent chairman and three independent directors. It's not completely surprising that Claure would grab a spot on Uber's board. As the head of Sprint, he's arguably SoftBank's most prominent American executive. However, it also raises the possibility of further collaboration between Uber and one of the largest American carriers.

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    2. Canadian Pacific Railway Cuts Executive Perks After Criticism

      Canadian Pacific Railway Cuts Executive Perks After Criticism

      Canadian Pacific Railway is cutting back on perks for its top executives and changing the way they’re paid in response to shareholder frustration over C-suite compensation. In a regulatory filing, the Calgary-based company (TSX:CP) says it will place greater emphasis on safety and operating income to incentivize executives. CP says operating ratio, an efficiency measure, will have less bearing on executive compensation going forward...

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    3. Drayton McLane, Jr., Named to High-Speed Rail Company Board

      Drayton McLane, Jr., Named to High-Speed Rail Company Board

      Businessman and former Houston Astros owner Drayton McLane, Jr., has been named to the board of directors for Texas Central Railway, the company working to build a bullet train between Houston and Dallas. McLane, himself an investor in the project, is the chairman of the global technology, logistics and food production holding company, the McLane Group...

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    4. Microsoft CEO to join Starbucks board, will provide an extra shot of tech know-how

      Microsoft CEO to join Starbucks board, will provide an extra shot of tech know-how

      Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been invited to join the board of directors at Starbucks, along with Rosalind Brewer, CEO of Sam’s Club, and Jørgen Knudstorp, an executive chairman at Lego. Nadella is being brought onboard to add, “invaluable insight in international operations and distribution as Starbucks continues to focus on innovative ways to use technology to elevate the brand and grow the business.” 

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    5. Yahoo Leftovers Will Be Called Altaba

      Yahoo Leftovers Will Be Called Altaba

      Yahoo Inc. disclosed Monday afternoon that the entity that remains after its merger with Verizon Inc. will be called "Altaba," and current Chief Executive Marissa Mayer will not be on the board. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Yahoo said that the new company -- which consists of Yahoo's remaining investment in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Yahoo Japan, as well as cash and a few other assets -- will only need five board members, and Mayer as well as Yahoo cofounder David Filo will not be among them...

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    6. Suquet Named to Board of Directors

      Suquet Named to Board of Directors

      Regions Financial Corp. recently announced that José S. Suquet has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Suquet will serve on the Risk Committee and the Compensation Committee of the Regions Board of Directors. Suquet is Chairman, President and CEO of Pan-American Life Insurance Group, a leading provider of insurance and financial services throughout the Americas...

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