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Salesforce appoints Bret Taylor as President, Chief Product Officer
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Salesforce appoints Bret Taylor as President, Chief Product Officer

Salesforce said it has appointed Bret Taylor President and Chief Product Officer, and named Alex Dayon President and Chief Strategy Officer. Taylor will be responsible for driving Salesforce’s global product vision, design and development, and go-to-market strategy. Dayon will lead strategic initiatives, working closely with Salesforce’s customers on product direction […]

BioPharma agrees USD500m loan deal with TESARO
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BioPharma agrees USD500m loan deal with TESARO

BioPharma Credit has confirmed that it and BioPharma Credit Investments IV entered into a definitive loan agreement for up to USD500m with TESARO, Inc. Pedro Gonzalez de Cosio, CEO of Pharmakon Advisors said: “We are pleased to partner with TESARO in this transaction. “We believe that TESARO is well on […]

Robert Mugabe resigns as President of Zimbabwe
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Robert Mugabe resigns as President of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has resigned after 37 years, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda has confirmed. A letter from Mr Mugabe said that the decision was voluntary and that he had made it to allow a smooth transfer of power, the Reuters news agency reports. Mugabe’s surprise announcement halted an impeachment […]

Petro Matad reaches drilling rig agreement with Sinopec
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Petro Matad reaches drilling rig agreement with Sinopec

Mongolia-focussed oil explorer Petro Matad has successfully concluded negotiations with Sinopec on a contract amendment for use of its drilling rig in the 2018 drilling campaign, it announced on Tuesday. The AIM-traded company said “substantial” commercial concessions were received as a result of the negotiations. “This is an excellent outcome […]

Canada Goose names Rick Wood Chief Commercial Officer
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Canada Goose names Rick Wood Chief Commercial Officer

Canada Goose Holdings said it has appointed Rick Wood as its Chief Commercial Officer, where he will oversee the company’s global commercial operations, including its wholesale, retail, and sales planning and operations teams. As Chief Commercial Officer, Rick will spearhead Canada Goose’s long-term commercial planning efforts and continue to fuel […]