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Harvard Business Review:

Which Types of Companies Are Adding Women to Their Boards, and Which Aren’t by Shivaram Rajgopal and George Fleck

Saturday – October 10 to 12 2018
Women on all Boards +355          Men on all Boards -98         Since April 1, 2018
(IPO data excluded)
Market Cap over $5b:  Women +79 ~ Men -26
IPO’s Women +69 ~ Men +570
Director and CEO Moves
Philip Morris Int’l (NYSE: PM) $129.b Harold Brown retires from Board (2008) x- Warburg Pincus Partner / Counselor, Center for Strategic & Int’l Studies
United Technologies (NYSE: UTX) $105.b Christopher Kearney, Ms. Denise Ramos join Board, Kearney x- SPX FLOW COB CEO / Ramos ITT CEO
CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) $77.4b Mark Bertolini, Edward Ludwig, Roger Farah, Fernando Aguirre join Board / Bertolini x- Aetna COB CEO / Ludwig x- Becton, Dickinson COB CEO / Farah COB Tiffany & Co / Fernando x- Chiquita Brands COB CEO via acq Aetna
Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE: CL) $55.3b Franck Moison to retire as VChairman (40yrs)
General Motors (NYSE: GM) $47.1b Ms. Judith Miscik joins Board CEO Kissinger Associates
Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) $31.4b Michael Mears, Ms. Cynthia Walker join Board / Mears COB CEO Magellan Midstream / Walker SVP Occidental Petroleum via Elliott Agreement
CBS (NYSE: CBS) $20.4b Anthony Ambrosio resigns as Chief Admin Officer & CHRO
MGM Resorts Int’l (NYSE: MGM) $13.9b Robert Baldwin resign from Board (2000) and as Chief Customer Development Officer
CF Industries (NYSE: CF) $12.2b Celso White joins Board Global Chief Supply Chain Officer Molson Coors Brewing
Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) $10.5b Ms. Janet Kennedy resigns from Board (16 months) joins Ernst & Young re conflict
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ALNY) $8.02b Ms. Margaret Hamburg joins Board Pres- elect American Association Advancement of Science succeeds John Clarke company- Founder
Ubiquiti Networks (NASDAQ: UBNT) $6.41b Benjamin Moore resigns as VP BD
Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE: AXTA) $6.15b Terrence Hahn resigns as CEO and from Board (1 month) re conduct / Robert Bryant appt interim- CEO company- CFO
Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE: GPT) $4.40b Gordon DuGan, Charles Black, Allan Baum, Tom Eckert, Jim Francis, Greg Hughes, Jeff Kelter, Louis Salvatore resign from Board acq by Blackstone RE Partners
Thor Industries (NYSE: THO) $4.24b Ms. Amelia Huntington joins Board President Philips Lighting Americas
Navistar Int’l (NYSE: NAV) $3.57b Kevin Sheehan joins Board x- Norwegian Cruise Line CEO succeeds Daniel Ninivaggi via Icahn Grp Agreement
Versum Materials (NYSE: VSM) $3.42b Patrick Loughlin to depart as SVP Ops & Supply Chain
SM Energy (NYSE: SM) $3.35b Ms. Carla Bailo joins Board CEO Center for Automotive Research, x- Nissan NA SVP R&D Americas
AMC Networks (NASDAQ: AMCX) $3.30b Frank Biondi joins Board Mng Dir WaterView Advisors, x- Universal Studios COB CEO
InterDigital (NASDAQ: IDCC) $2.49b Kai Oistamo (2014), Jeff Belk (2010) resign from Board joins company- Oistamo as COO / Belk as EVP BD / Oistamo x- Siris Capital, Nokia / Belk ICT Capital, x- Qualcomm
Urban Edge Properties (NYSE: UE) $2.29b Michael Zucker resigns as EVP Leasing
DDR Corp (NYSE: DDR) $2.20b Ms. Linda Abraham, Ms. Dawn Sweeney join Board / Abraham Co-Founder comScore / Sweeney CEO National Restaurant Association
Mack Cali Realty (NYSE: CLI) $1.80b Robert Andrew Marshall resigns as Div President Roseland Residential Trust
BrightView (NYSE: BV) $1.45b Shamit Grover joins Board Mng Dir MSD Partners succeeds David Caro re Agreement
Clovis Oncology (NASDAQ: CLVS) $1.41b Robert Azelby, Richard Fair join Board / Azelby CEO Alder BioPharmaceuticals / Fair CEO Bellicum Pharmaceuticals
Electronics For Imaging (NASDAQ: EFII) $1.40b William Muir named CEO joins Board x- Jabil COO succeeds Guy Gecht continues on Board (NASDAQ: WEB) $1.40b Tim Cost, Hugh Durden, Philip Facchina, John Giuliani, Tim Maudlin, Robert McCoy, Ms. Deborah Quazzo resign from Board acq by Siris Capital
Synaptics (NASDAQ: SYNA) $1.28b Kevin Barber resigns as SVP GM Mobile Div
ANGI Homeservices (NASDAQ: ANGI) $1.24b Brandon Ridenour promoted to CEO joins Board succeeds Christopher Terrill (13 months) / Craig Smith company- COO joins Board
Lakeland Financial (NASDAQ: LKFN) $1.14b Ms. Darrianne Christian joins Board founder BCforward
Systemax (NYSE: SYX) $1.07b Barry Litwin named CEO continues on Board x- Adorama CEO succeeds Larry Reinhold continues on Board
Donnelley Financial Solutions (NYSE: DFIN) $.543b Ms. Juliet Ellis joins Board Chief Investment Officer US Growth Equities Invesco succeeds Oliver Sockwell
CNB Financial (NASDAQ: CCNE) $.437b Dennis Merrey retires from Board MRA
Babcock & Wilcox (NYSE: BW $.185b Mark Carano departs as SVP upon sale on division
RumbleON (NASDAQ: RMBL) $.120b Joseph Reece joins Board CEO Helena Advisors
CFO Moves
Square (NYSE: SQ) $29.9b Ms. Sarah Friar resigns as CFO named CEO Nextdoor
United Rentals (NYSE: URI) $11.4b Ms. Jessica Graziano promoted to CFO / Andrew Limoges promoted to VP Controller Principal Accounting Officer
8x8 Inc (NYSE: EGHT) $1.66b Steven Gatoff named CFO x- Elementum Ltd CFO succeeds Ms. Mary Ellen Genovese promoted to Mng Dir EU Operations
Universal Corp (NYSE: UVV) $1.60b Scott Bleicher promoted to VP Controller succeeds Robert Peebles
Tupperware (NYSE: TUP) $1.52b Michael Poteshman to retire as CFO
Covia Hldgs (NYSE: CVIA) $1.00b Ms. Meghan DeMasi resigns as VP Accounting & Controls, Principal Accounting Officer
Revance Therapeutics (NASDAQ: RVNC) $.855b Tobin Schilke named CFO x- Achaogen CFO
Noodles & Co (NASDAQ: NDLS) $.498b Ken Kuick named CFO x- VIVI Properties Chief Acct Officer
Albireo Pharma (NASDAQ: ALBO) $.335b Simon Harford named CFO x- PAREXEL Int’l CFO succeeds Thomas Shea
New Age Beverages (NASDAQ: NBEV) $.305b Greg Gould named CFO x- Therapure Products CFO succeeds John Price
Manitex Int’l (NASDAQ: MNTX) $.182b Ms. Laura Yu promoted to CFO x- Tenneco Director Corporate Finance
General Counsel Moves
Dunkin Brands (NASDAQ: DNKN) $5.94b Richard Emmett resigns as Chief Legal & Human Resources Officer
Insys Therapeutics (NASDAQ: INSY) $.637b Mark Nance named CLO & GC x- Mylan GC, x- GE Healthcare succeeds Franc Del Fosse promoted to SVP Corporate Affairs