HP Files Civil Complaint Against ex-CEO Mark Hurd

I’d rather not report on this kind of thing, but it looks like HP has filed a complaint against Mark Hurd given his recent decision to join Oracle and serve as “Co-President” with CEO Larry Ellison. Here’s the gist: “Despite being paid millions of dollars in cash, stock and stock options in exchange for Hurd’s […]

HP ex-CEO Mark Hurd Joins Oracle as Ellison’s Co-President

It was entirely predictable when Larry Ellison, Oracle’s CEO, slammed the HP board of directors for forcing Mark Hurd’s resignation as HP CEO. And, it’s happened, pretty much on cue: Mark Hurd has joined Oracle and will be serving as “Co-President alongside Ellison. The New York Time has the story: In naming Mark V. Hurd, […]

New York Times on HP CEO Mark Hurd’s Resignation

The New York Times has a story today where they outline the “real reason” HP’s board forced out now ex-CEO Mark Hurd. In short, while HP’s performance under his leadership was excellent: Its 2009 revenue was $115 billion, up from $80 billion when he took over. Four years ago, H.P. even leapt past mighty I.B.M. […]