• HPE CEO Meg Whitman to step down in 2018

    26 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / HPE CEO Meg Whitman, seen here in June 2017. (credit: Andy Cross/The Denver Post via Getty Images )
    As part of its quarterly earnings report , Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced Tuesday that CEO Meg Whitman would be stepping down from her position as of February 1, 2018.
    Antonio Neri, the company's current president, will be taking over as CEO. He will be paid $1 million.
    Whitman, who took over the position as CEO in 2011, oversaw the company's two splits. Last year, HPE spun off its IT services division, while the original Hewlett Packard split into HPE and HP Inc. back in...
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  • Meg Whitman stepping down as HP Enterprise CEO

    Meg Whitman stepping down as HP Enterprise CEO

    26 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co said on Tuesday that Meg Whitman was stepping down as chief executive officer early next year, sending its shares down 7.4 percent in trading after the bell.
    Whitman will be succeeded by current president Antonio Neri who takes over from Feb. 1.
    During her 6 year tenure at the helm of the company, Whitman engineered the biggest breakup in corporate history as part of a turnaround plan, creating HPE and PC-and-printer business HP Inc from parent Hewlett Packard Co in 2015.
    Under Whitman, HPE has aggressively shed assets and cut tens of thousand of jobs as it...
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