CEO's On the Move
Mark L. Thompson to Step Down as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Concordia International Corp
Concordia International Corp.
:TSX) Concordia International Corp. announced that Mark L. Thompson will step down as Chief Executive Officer of
the company following the appointment of a successor. Mr. Thompson will also step down from the Board of Directors, where he serves as Chairman, when a successor has been appointed.
Upcoming Board Meetings
October 24, 2016
Luxottica Group SpA, Board Meeting, Oct 24, 2016. Agenda: To consider consolidated earnings results for the nine-month period ended June 30, 2016.
Luxottica Group SpA Key Board Members
Deputy Chairman, Chairman of Luxottica SRL and Managing Director of Luxottica SRL
John Wiley & Sons Inc. Appoints Judy Verses as Executive Vice President, Research
John Wiley & Sons reported the appointment of Judy Verses as Executive Vice President, Research. Verses has more than 30 years' experience across business, government, and consumer sectors in the technology, education, and communications industries. She is known for her strong customer focus and admired as a leader who is capable of motivating global organizations and translating ideas and concepts into action. Verses comes to Wiley from Rosetta Stone, since 2011 she has been President, Global Enterprise & Education, with responsibility for all institutional business across all geographies, as well as product and business development, IT, and global communications, and where she built a sustainable enterprise business focused on delivering profitable growth.
Brookdale Senior Living Appoints Cedric T. Coco as Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer
Brookdale Senior Living reported that Cedric T. Coco has been named Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer. Coco joins the company after serving in various human resource roles for Lowe's Companies since 2008, most recently as senior vice president of human resources, where he led the human resources generalists for Lowe's stores, distribution centers and customer support centers, in addition to leading talent acquisition, employee relations, diversity, and succession planning.
Nordic Nanovector ASA Announces Board Changes
Nordic Nanovector ASA reported that Joanna Horobin was elected to its Board as Non-executive Director at the company's Extraordinary General Meeting held in Oslo, Norway. Dr. Horobin replaces Dr. Renee P Tannenbaum who stepped down from the Board of Directors on October 22, 2016, for personal reasons. Ms. Horobin is currently Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer and a Member of the Leadership Team at Idera Pharmaceuticals Inc. in Cambridge, MA, USA. Ms. Horobin's current role includes the development and regulatory strategy as well as the execution of the clinical trial programme for the company's pipeline of novel oligonucleotides for the treatment of rare oncology and other indications.