Google’s New CFO is the ‘Most Powerful Woman on Wall Street’

Google’s New CFO is the ‘Most Powerful Woman on Wall Street’

By Josh Wolford March 24, 2015

Google has found its new CFO. Ruth Porat, who currently serves as Chief Financial Officer for Morgan Stanley, will be joining Google on May 26. She’ll replace outgoing CFO Patrick Pichette, who announced his retirement earlier this month. “We’re tremendously …

Facebook CFO Waves Goodbye To Company

In the latest episode of “How the Facebook Turns” CFO Gideon Yu has been sent packing. The report at All Things Digital says the move appears facebook-logoto be in preparation of an initial public offering (IPO).

Google Finally Finds New CFO

George Reyes announced he would leave Google’s chief financial officer post back in August 2007. A year later, his replacement will take over his duties.

Google Still On CFO Hunt

Roughly three months ago, we learned that Google’s chief financial officer, George Reyes, intended to retire.  It looks like Reyes will be working through the holidays, however, as the search giant still hasn’t found a replacement for him.

Napster’s CFO Set To Leave

If the CFO of a highly successful company were to quit for “personal reasons,” an eyebrow or two might need to be raised.  But Nand Gangwani, the CFO of Napster, is stepping down, and, well, there you have it.

Microsoft’s CFO Discusses Facebook Investment

Chris Liddell, who serves as Microsoft’s chief financial officer, has defended the idea of spending $240 million on a 1.6 percent stake in Facebook.  His comments aren’t likely to reverse critics’ stances, however.

Chris Liddell

Google CFO George Reyes Announces Retirement
Google CFO To Pop Golden Parachute

George Reyes announced he will retire as chief financial officer of Google by the end of 2007.

Microsoft, Look to Krugle for Your Search Woes

It’s just amazing to me that Microsoft has continued with a failed search strategy, even after it’s apparent to EVERYONE (including Microsoft’s CFO) that what they are doing isn’t working.

Yahoo! Shake Up – COO, CFO Out

Rumor has been circulating this afternoon regarding a major corporate announcement from Yahoo! Many speculated that CEO Terry Semel would resign, others thought Yahoo! might announce the long rumored acquisition of Facebook.

Yahoo Search Execs Blast CFO Comments

One may feel sorry for Yahoo CFO Susan Decker, whose comments in an interview regarding Yahoo’s place in the search world, ie second to Google, have generated a heated response in the Yahoo Search Blog. Maybe Decker’s comments in her chat with Bloomberg were taken out of context, as some bloggers have suggested.

Google Brings Ex-Pixar CFO On Board

The search advertising company appointed Ann Mather to its board of directors, and made her chairperson for Google’s Audit Committee.

BMC Software CFO Steps Down

George Harrington has resigned as the chief financial officer of BMC Software, but will stay with the company for an interim period to assist the transition.

Microsoft Plucks CFO From International Paper

Starting May 9, Microsoft will have a new chief financial officer, and man in that position is Chris Liddell from International Paper.

Microsoft To Get CFO From International Paper

International Paper’s CFO is leaving the company to become the CFO for Microsoft starting May 9.

Yahoo CFO: The Sky Wasn’t Falling

Yahoo’s Susan Decker talks to TheStreet.com about the robustness of the search advertising market.

Abercrombie & Fitch CFO Leaves Company

Abercrombie & Fitch announced that Susan J. Riley resigned as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer effective April 15, 2005 for family reasons and to return to her home in New York City.