Tag Archives: Revolving Doors

Lucas – Revolving Doors – 13 February 2014

DealBook – Activist Fund to Back C.E.O. Candidate at Cliffs – By MICHAEL J. DE LA MERCED -The activist hedge fund pushing for change at Cliffs Natural Resources plans to back a candidate for chief executive as it steps up its fight at the mining company.

Quote: The investor, Casablanca Capital, plans to disclose on Wednesday that it is backing Lourenco Goncalves, the former chief executive of Metals USA, as its choice to lead the company.

Read the full story at: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/02/12/activist-fund-to-back-c-e-o-candidate-at-cliffs/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0

DealBook – Former Top S.E.C. Enforcer Returns to Milbank – By BEN PROTESS – After spending the last few years investigating financial institutions, George Canellos will now be defending them. Read the full story at: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/02/12/former-top-s-e-c-enforcer-returns-to-milbank/

Revolving Doors – 5 February 2014

The Independent – Former RBS boss Hester to lead RSA in City ‘coup’ – Jamie Dunkley : The former chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland has been handed the task of salvaging RSA’s reputation following the discovery of a £200m black hole in the FTSE 100 insurer’s accounts last year. : http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/former-rbs-boss-hester-to-lead-rsa-in-city-coup-9107848.html


Revolving Doors – 4 February 2014

DealBook – Veteran Banker to Lead Citigroup’s British Business – By CHAD BRAY – LONDON – James Bardrick, a veteran banker in London, has been named head of Citigroup’s business in Britain.: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/02/04/veteran-banker-to-lead-citigroups-british-business/

DealBook – British Insurer Names R.B.S.’s Former Chief as Its C.E.O. – By CHAD BRAY – LONDON – The British insurer RSA Group said on Tuesday that it had tapped the former chief executive of the Royal Bank of Scotland as its top executive two months after the insurer announced a huge hole in its balance sheet. : http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/02/04/british-insurer-names-ex-r-b-s-chief-as-its-c-e-o/


Revolving Doors – 27 January 2014


Senior Justice Department Attorney to Join Morrison & Foerster : By RACHEL ABRAMS : Charles Duross, a senior attorney at the Justice Department who once prosecuted a congressman who hid $90,000 in his freezer, has decided to join the law firm of Morrison & Foerster as head of its global anticorruption practice.  – http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/01/27/senior-justice-department-attorney-to-join-morrison-foerster/

Bair, Critic of the Revolving Door, Joins Board of Santander : By WILLIAM ALDEN : Sheila C. Bair, a former head of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation who once argued that former regulators should be barred from joining the banks they oversaw, is joining the board of Banco Santander, the Spanish bank said on Monday. – http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/01/27/bair-critic-of-the-revolving-door-joins-board-of-santander/