News: Yahoo's Marissa Mayer fires COO

C-Suite

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer fires COO

Yahoo's No. 2 executive, Henrique de Castro, has been fired by his boss, Marissa Mayer, a little more than a year after she wooed him away from Google to help her turn around the struggling Internet company. Yahoo, which has lost ground in recent years to competitors like Google and Facebook, announced de Castro's departure in a terse, two-sentence document filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission after the stock market closed Wednesday.

Yahoo's No. 2 executive, Henrique de Castro, has been fired by his boss, Marissa Mayer, a little more than a year after she wooed him away from Google to help her turn around the struggling Internet company. Yahoo, which has lost ground in recent years to competitors like Google and Facebook, announced de Castro's departure in a terse, two-sentence document filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission after the stock market closed Wednesday.

Read the Economic Times news report here.

Read full story

Topics: C-Suite, #Current, #International

Did you find this story helpful?

Author

QUICK POLL

What is your top focus area for reinventing work in the hybrid world of work?

2 months free subscription
q_auto,f_auto/v1617612749/mag-april-2021.png

Subscribe to all new People Matters HR Magazine

.

Subscribe
And Save 59% plus Two months free

Subscribe now

What are your key focus areas as you continue to reinvent your business amid the ongoing uncertainty? READ the April 2021 issue of our magazine to find out the reinvention story of global leaders.

Read Now