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How Elizabeth Holmes convinced powerful men like Henry Kissinger, James Mattis, and George Shultz to sit on the board of now disgraced blood-testing s...

Theranos at one point had a star-studded board of directors, including military leaders and former secretaries of state.

Papa John gets a $200 million investment from the hedge fund Starboard Value and names its CEO as its chairman

Papa John's says it received a $200 million strategic investment from the hedge fund Starboard Value, and that it named its CEO as chairman.

One of Yelp’s biggest investors says its patience has ‘worn out,’ and is urging management to make changes or sell the company

One of Yelp's biggest shareholders urged management to refresh its Board of Directors to create significant value for investors.
Oracle executive chairman and CTO Larry Ellison

Tesla has named two new board members — here’s the full list of company directors

The board of directors is made up of seven men and two women who have come under fire in recent months due to an alleged lack of independence.
Shellye Archambeau, former CEO of MetricStream and Okta's new board member

She helped one company define a new market. Now, former MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau is joining $7.4 billion Okta to do it again

Identity management company Okta welcomed former MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau to its board of directors on Thursday.
Mathias Döpfner, chairman and CEO of Axel Springer SE, was appointed to Netflix's board of directors on Tuesday.

Netflix names the CEO of Business Insider’s parent company to its board

Netflix appointed Mathias Döpfner to join its board of Directors. Döpfner is chairman and CEO of Axel Springer SE, a leading Eurpoean digital-publishing house based in Berlin and Business Insider's parent company.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Tesla’s board of directors says Elon Musk brought up going private last week

The Board of Directors for Tesla said in a statement issued on Wednesday that company CEO Elon Musk had brought up the notion of taking the company private last week. Musk announced on Twitter on Tuesday that he is considering taking Tesla private at $420 per share.

The entire board of directors of wealth fund Khazanah have resigned because of PM Dr Mahathir’s administration

They resigned due to wanting to "facilitate a smooth and orderly transition under the new government."
LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman has been a board member at PayPal, Airbnb, and Microsoft over the years.

LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman boils down his rule for hiring a replacement when a company has ‘the wrong CEO’

LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman reveals what he looks for in candidates for CEO when a company's board of directors has lost faith in the current CEO's ability to succeed. This interview originally appeared in Elad Gil's new book, "High Growth Handbook."

Apple’s retail boss will be joining Ralph Lauren’s board of directors

Angela Ahrendts, Apple's head of retail, will be joining Ralph Lauren's board of directors this summer. Ahrendts' background is rooted in high-end fashion: She's served as CEO of Burberry and worked for Liz Claiborne and Donna Karan.