Hp ceo meg whitman announced a split into two companies. She previously served as svp and treasurer of hewlettpackard, as well as an interim ceo. Hpe ceo meg whitman to step down in 2018 updated ars. She arrived at hp after the ouster of noworacle ceo mark hurd over sketchy expense reports. Mark hurd, who resigned suddenly from hewlettpackard last month amid an ethics controversy, will now be reporting directly to oracle ceo larry ellison. Hewlett packard company hp is an american multinational information technology organization that provides hardware and software services to small, medium and large sized businesses across industries.
Hp issued a statement announcing meg whitmans appointment as president and ceo after the markets closed on thursday. Only a tiny amount of hps business currently comes from software, a fact apotheker sought to change in a strategy he laid out soon after joining the company in september 2010. Micro focus shares tank after ceo exit, hpe dealrelated. Hp says weisler will be a director on the companys board. Whitman went from ceo of the larger legacy company to ceo of hpe, while dion weisler went from executive vice. Your comments are important to hp, and the hp team frequently takes actions based on them. Weisler joined hp in 2012 and became ceo in 2015 when the company split is pc and printer operations from its businesses specializing in business software. Lores will officially begin as ceo on november 1st, according to the press release. Meg whitman stepping down as hp enterprise ceo reuters.
New hp ceo could signal strategic shift from it services. Hp competitors, revenue and employees owler company profile. Dell emc operates in the systems software industry. President and chief executive officer enrique lores explains his firms rejection of the unsolicited takeover offer from xerox holdings corp. By the end of 2014, the company will have cut 27,000 people in total. Software company evolving systems fires ceo for cause. Hp specialized in developing and manufacturing computing, data storage, and networking hardware, designing software and delivering services. He was tapped to take over in august when dion weisler, who had been ceo since the split with. Antonio neri is the president and chief executive officer of hewlett packard enterprise, and is responsible for the development and delivery of enterprise technology solutions and services that make hybrid it simple and power the intelligent edge. Meg whitman will leave hp enterprise ceo job early next. Its ceo chris hsu quit the london stock exchangelisted company to spend more time with his family and pursue another opportunity. Hp ceo enrique lores tells yahoo finance demand for pcs and printers have been strong as people work from home during the coronavirus pandemic. Hps new ceo has unveiled the companys newest plan to revamp its operations one that envisions cutting its workforce by as much as 16% over the next three years.
Learn how a flexible consumption model can help your company reach its digital transformation goals. Hps legal battle against autonomys mike lynch is about. Micro focus bought hpes software assets last year for. Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediately, especially if potentially libelous or harmful. Although i cannot personally respond to your message due to the volume of messages i receive, i often pass along suggestions and observations to my colleagues throughout hewlettpackard. The list also includes lead executives with a position corresponding to chief executive officer ceo, such as managing director md, and any concurrent positions held. Exceo whitman says was happy to throw hp predecessor under. Send an email to hps ceo, meg whitman, with ideas or suggestions on how hewlettpackard can serve you better. Coronavirus pandemic spurs brisk sales of hp pcs and.
Under the office strategy and technology come hp labs, which is the research wing of hp. The spotlight is on enrique lores, hps incoming ceo, as the printer giant unveiled a restructuring plan to address lagging printer sales. New hp ceo enrique lores on the big change coming to the print business model. The hewlettpackard company commonly referred to as hp, and stylized as hp, or hewlettpackard. He left in 2014 to become cfo at proteus digital health, a pioneer in digital medicine, and rejoined hp in january 2017. Hewlett packard company hp is an american multinational information technology organization that provides hardware and software services to small. Company profile page for hp inc including stock price, company news, press releases, executives, board members, and contact information. Hewlett packard enterprise ceo meg whitman is seen following an interview on cnbc on the floor of the new york stock exchange nyse in new york, u. Hp appoints meg whitman ceo, ousts leo apotheker hewlett.
Enrique lores president and chief executive officer. September 2011 learn how and when to remove this template message. Micro focus completes merger with hpe software business. Xerox courts hp shareholders as takeover battle heats up. The abrupt resignation of hp ceo mark hurd will spark a lot of speculation about his successor. Both need new product expertise, and theyve hired ceos from companies horrible. The following is a list of chief executive officers of notable companies. The company provides both software and hardware for individual consumers and businesses. Although i cannot personally respond to your message due to the volume of messages i receive, comments are often passed along to my colleagues throughout hp inc. The company was founded by bill hewlett and dave packard in a small garage on january 1, 1939. Hewlettpackard company, american manufacturer of software and computer services.
In 2015, hp again was split into two separate companies, hp inc. Hewlettpackard company, american manufacturer of software and computer services that was founded in 1939. Hps new ceo unveils plan to slash up to 9,000 jobs cbs news. Former hp ceo leo apotheker has said he would have abandoned the firms disastrous acquisition of british software firm autonomy if he had been aware of its alleged fraudulent dealings. Hpq q1 2020 earnings conference call february 24, 2020 5. The palo alto, california, company says ceo dion weisler will step down from the job nov. The hewlett packard enterprise company commonly referred to as hpe is an american multinational enterprise information technology company based in san jose, california, founded on 1 november 2015 as part of splitting of the hewlettpackard company. A fortune 100 company with operations in more than 170 countries, hp inc.
Hewlettpackard hp is an american information technology company headquartered in palo alto, california. This list of hewlettpackard executive leadership includes chairmen, presidents and ceos of. Hp is also mindful of large acquisitions given its fateful deal for british software company autonomy almost a decade ago. She oversees all aspects of the firms financial processes. Meg whitman to leave role as ceo of hewlett packard. Hp story profile, ceo, history, founder, founded software. The companys software segment offers it management, application testing and delivery, information management, big data analytics, security intelligence, and risk management solutions for businesses and enterprises. Hp and nokias boards have not hired for what the companies need today. She was also group controller for hps software solutions organization and managed hps global channel credit risk as controller and credit manager for the commercial customer organization. Outsourcing analysts are divided on whether hps appointment of a veteran software ceo to replace mark hurd indicates a dramatic shift for the company toward software and away from services. Meg whitman to leave role as ceo of hewlett packard enterprise, shares tumble 6%. Hps new ceo enrique lores will steer a smaller printer company. Dell emc is a private company that was founded in 2016 in round rock, texas. Meg whitman will leave hp enterprise ceo job early next year.
Hp software division is the companys enterprise software unit. Hp also provides consulting managed services across the globe. Hp has accused autonomys former ceo mike lynch and former chief financial officer sushovan hussain of fraud and overstating autonomys value. Exceo whitman says was happy to throw hp predecessor under the. The initial products from hp included standard servers. Hp inc, the companys consumerfacing computer division, and hp enterprise, which. This biography of a living person needs additional citations for verification. Executive team email the ceo dear valued customer, your message is important to me. Hpe is a businessfocused organization with two divisions. He joined the sap ag executive board in 2002 and was promoted to coceo of the company in april 2008 to ensure a smooth handover from his predecessor, henning kagermann, when the latters contract with the. Hewlettpackard, commonly referred to as hp, was an information technology corporation based in palo alto, california, which was split into two companies. During his nearly 23 years at the hewlettpackard company hp and hewlett packard enterprise hpe, antonio has held numerous leadership positions. Hps new ceo enrique lores will steer a smaller printer. Micro focus completes merger with hpe software business, creating one of worlds largest pureplay software companies.
Enterprise group, which works in servers, storage, networking, consulting and support. It also has an extensive range of it products to offer. Although i cannot personally respond to your message due to the volume of messages i receive, comments are often passed along to my. Hpe competitors, revenue and employees owler company profile. Hp enterprise will deal with business services and software. Chief executive officer enrique lores is the president and ceo of hp inc. Leo apotheker is out and meg whitman is in as ceo of hp, less than a year after apotheker was appointed by the companys board to replace its last ousted ceo, mark hurd. If you need help, other information or wish to send an email about particular hp products and services, please go to the contact hp page. At the end of 1968 cofounder packard handed over the duties of ceo to. Earlier in her career at hp, cathie managed financial operations for enterprise marketing and solutions and the companys software business. The move, made at the urging of the recently hired chief executive officer.1533 1670 569 1359 718 1284 279 180 766 1464 457 846 691 1354 1476 1388 1511 1072 571 547 1577 13 111 922 1076 134 954 16 1427 669 947 1258 912 540 164 1345 175 1460 1231 1092 896 938 1139 960 1212 1222 436 1425