1. Should CEOs Double as Board Chairs? Increasingly S&P 500 Companies are Saying No

    Should CEOs Double as Board Chairs? Increasingly S&P 500 Companies are Saying No

    AT&T said this week that it would split the role of board chair and chief executive when its current chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson steps down. The move will put AT&T , which owns CNN's parent company WarnerMedia, among a majority of large, publicly traded US companies that are now opting to keep those two roles separate...

    Read Full Article

    Login to comment.

  1. Categories

    1. BoardProspects Features:

      BoardBlogs, BoardKnowledge, BoardMoves, BoardNews, BoardProspects Announcements, BoardProspects CEO, CEO Blog, In the News, Partner Publications, Question of The Week, Sponsored Content
  2. Quotes

    1. There are no doubt situations where it makes sense to separate the two positions -- maybe complex turnarounds or dealing with governance problems. However, this does not mean every company should separate the roles. There is context to this decision.
  3. Topics Mentioned