McDonald’s CEO Jim Skinner to Retire; Don Thompson to Succeed

March 21 (Bloomberg) -- McDonald’s Corp. Chief Executive Officer Jim Skinner plans to retire on June 30. Don Thompson, who is currently president and chief operating officer, will succeed Skinner as CEO, the company said.

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