Companies & Executives http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Financially Unburdened, GE Wins Approval to Shed Too-Big-to-Fail Label http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/financially-unburdened-ge-wins-approval-shed-too-big-fail-label <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After several years of selling off financial assets, General Electric is no longer tagged as a threat to the nation’s financial stability, a big win for CEO Jeffrey Immelt.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/financially-unburdened-ge-wins-approval-shed-too-big-fail-label" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-finance-tax/financially-unburdened-ge-wins-approval-shed-too-big-fail-label#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Finance & Tax Finance Leadership The Latest Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:36:00 +0000 299941 at http://www.industryweek.com Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Honeywell Officially Names CEO Successor to Cote http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/honeywell-officially-names-ceo-successor-cote <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Current COO Darius Adamczyk will rise to CEO in March, taking over from David Cote, who has increased the company’s market value more than fourfold in 14 years. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/honeywell-officially-names-ceo-successor-cote" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/honeywell-officially-names-ceo-successor-cote#comments Change Management Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Strategic Planning & Execution Leadership The Latest Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:48:00 +0000 299711 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Honeywell CEO David Cote, right, talks with Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz during a Capitol Hill event designed for business leaders and lawmakers to discuss challenges.</p> Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images Alcoa Plans to Shift Debt to New Company After Split http://www.industryweek.com/treasury-cash-management/alcoa-plans-shift-debt-new-company-after-split <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Arconic, the new mining and smelting company spun off from the Alcoa, could assume as much as $7 billion of the company’s $8.3 billion debt.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/treasury-cash-management/alcoa-plans-shift-debt-new-company-after-split" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/treasury-cash-management/alcoa-plans-shift-debt-new-company-after-split#comments Companies & Executives Treasury & Cash Management Finance Leadership The Latest Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:38:00 +0000 299701 at http://www.industryweek.com Jeff Swensen, Getty Images Rolls-Royce ‘Remains Committed’ to Britain http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/rolls-royce-remains-committed-britain <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“Although this is not the outcome the company would have chosen, Rolls-Royce remains committed to the United Kingdom. The decision will have no immediate impact on our day-to-day business.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/rolls-royce-remains-committed-britain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/rolls-royce-remains-committed-britain#comments Companies & Executives Global Economy Leadership The Latest Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:13:00 +0000 298831 at http://www.industryweek.com Matt LaWell, InudstryWeek Takata CEO Tells Investors He Will Step Down After Restructuring http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/takata-ceo-tells-investors-he-will-step-down-after-restructuring <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CEO Shigehisa Takada reportedly said he will take responsibility in containing recalls, but some shareholders “don’t think he handled the issue well” and don’t think he “mean(t) it when saying he will resign.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/takata-ceo-tells-investors-he-will-step-down-after-restructuring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/takata-ceo-tells-investors-he-will-step-down-after-restructuring#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Safety Global Economy Leadership Operations The Latest Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:33:00 +0000 298821 at http://www.industryweek.com Diesel Scandal Costs VW $15 Billion in US Settlement http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/diesel-scandal-costs-vw-15-billion-us-settlement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>American VW owners will receive the bulk of the settlement (as much as $10.03 billion, or as much as $10,000 per driver plus the cost of buying back their vehicle), with more budgeted for the EPA. Will other countries demand similar payouts?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/diesel-scandal-costs-vw-15-billion-us-settlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/diesel-scandal-costs-vw-15-billion-us-settlement#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment Treasury & Cash Management Finance Global Economy Leadership The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:59:00 +0000 298681 at http://www.industryweek.com Alexander Koerner, Getty Images How Detroit Is Dealing With Cleaner Car Standards http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/how-detroit-dealing-cleaner-car-standards <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Fuel economy standards will increase a projected 53% to 54.5 miles per gallon within the next decade, and tailpipe emissions will need to fall. What does Detroit think about the pending challenge? And how will they accomplish the lofty goals?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/how-detroit-dealing-cleaner-car-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/how-detroit-dealing-cleaner-car-standards#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Environment Regulations Global Economy Leadership Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:05:00 +0000 297751 at http://www.industryweek.com J.D. Pooley, Getty Images China Eyes Steel Merger to Create ArcelorMittal Rival http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/china-eyes-steel-merger-create-arcelormittal-rival <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The second- and sixth-largest mills in the country are involved in restructuring talks that could lead to the creation of a new market leader and a rival to the biggest global steel powers.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/china-eyes-steel-merger-create-arcelormittal-rival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/china-eyes-steel-merger-create-arcelormittal-rival#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Global Economy Leadership The Latest Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:16:00 +0000 297731 at http://www.industryweek.com China Photos, Getty Images The IW 500: Tech Tunes Up as Oil Slides http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-us-500/iw-500-tech-tunes-oil-slides <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It wasn’t a knockout punch for the nation’s oil behemoths but there was plenty of pain in the oil patch even as the world’s leading tech firm pulled off another record year.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-us-500/iw-500-tech-tunes-oil-slides" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-us-500/iw-500-tech-tunes-oil-slides#comments Companies & Executives The IndustryWeek US 500 Leadership The Latest Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:39:00 +0000 296681 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>&ldquo;Fiscal 2015 was Apple&rsquo;s most successful year ever, with revenue growing 28% to nearly $234 billion. This continued success is the result of our commitment to making the best, most innovative products on earth, and it&rsquo;s a testament to the tremendous execution by our teams,&rdquo; said Tim Cook, Apple&rsquo;s CEO.</p> Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Audi Races Tesla to Extend Electric Car Power http://www.industryweek.com/technology/audi-races-tesla-extend-electric-car-power <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>German engineer: “Tesla lacks experience with classical auto manufacturing. We have different experiences.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/audi-races-tesla-extend-electric-car-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/audi-races-tesla-extend-electric-car-power#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Global Economy Leadership Technology The Latest Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:10:00 +0000 296591 at http://www.industryweek.com Harold Cunningham, Getty Images; inset: Win McNamee, Getty Images