Marissa Mayer

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#SexismInSiliconValley: Men are considered rocks, women as Silicon implants

29 Oct 2018

#SexismInSiliconValley: Men are considered rocks, women as Silicon implants

Silicon Valley is a strange place.

Where are the first 20 employees of Google now?

21 Apr 2018

Where are the first 20 employees of Google now?

It's been 20 years since Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin in 1998.

Former Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer setting up new start-up incubator

20 Apr 2018

Former Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer setting up new start-up incubator

Former CEO of Yahoo! Marissa Mayer is setting up a new start-up incubator called Lumi Labs.

The legacy of Marissa Mayer

14 Jun 2017

The legacy of Marissa Mayer

After a year of negotiations, Verizon completed its acquisition of Yahoo for $4.48 billion.

Verizon closes $4.5B acquisition of Yahoo, Marissa Mayer resigns

13 Jun 2017

Verizon closes $4.5B acquisition of Yahoo, Marissa Mayer resigns

It is the end of an era; Verizon has finally consolidated Yahoo under its wing which, according to reports, will be combined with its AOL assets into a brand new subsidiary called Oath.

Yahoo-Verizon deal: Marissa Meyer to make $184mn from sale

26 Apr 2017

Yahoo-Verizon deal: Marissa Meyer to make $184mn from sale

Yahoo's sale to Verizon will bring its chief Marissa Meyer $184mn- a combination of various payments including shares already owned, cash payments and medical benefits, and outstanding share options.

Yahoo to become Altaba, Marissa Mayer to leave board

10 Jan 2017

Yahoo to become Altaba, Marissa Mayer to leave board

Yahoo said that the company would be renamed as Altaba Inc, and CEO Marissa Mayer may quit the board after concluding the Verizon deal.

The Top 10 business scandals of 2016

31 Dec 2016

The Top 10 business scandals of 2016

Businesses across the world have faced their share of scandals this year, ranging from sexual harassment, to fraud, to providing politically biased news.

CEO salaries: Exponential rise

25 Aug 2016

CEO salaries: Exponential rise

An analysis of the salaries of the CEOs of the top twenty listed companies in India for 2015-2016 shows a massive increase in compensation compared to the past few years.

Yahoo sells core biz to Verizon for $4.8 billion

25 Jul 2016

Yahoo sells core biz to Verizon for $4.8 billion

Yahoo has agreed to sell its core internet operations and land holdings to Verizon Communications in a $4.8 billion deal.