Which 10 companies or organizations have recently experienced notable leadership changes or executive appointments?

1. Amazon: In February 2021, Andy Jassy officially succeeded Jeff Bezos as the CEO of Amazon. Bezos transitioned to the role of Executive Chairman.

2. IBM: Arvind Krishna took over as CEO of IBM in April 2020, replacing Ginni Rometty. This marked a significant leadership change for one of the world’s largest technology companies.

3. Microsoft: In February 2021, Microsoft announced that Satya Nadella would become the Chairman of the company in addition to his role as CEO, taking over from John W. Thompson.

4. General Motors: In January 2021, Mary Barra was appointed as CEO of General Motors, becoming the first female CEO of a major automaker.

5. Ford: In October 2020, Jim Farley succeeded Jim Hackett as CEO of Ford. Farley had been with the company for over a decade, serving in various executive roles.

6. Intel: In January 2021, Pat Gelsinger returned to Intel as the new CEO. He took over from Bob Swan, who had been serving as CEO since 2019.

7. Wells Fargo: In October 2020, Charles Scharf stepped down as CEO of Wells Fargo, and was replaced by Charlie Scharf, who previously served as CEO of Visa.

8. Disney: In February 2020, Bob Chapek took over as CEO of The Walt Disney Company, succeeding Bob Iger, who transitioned to the role of Executive Chairman.

9. Boeing: In October 2020, David Calhoun officially became the CEO of Boeing, after serving as the company’s chairman since 2019. He succeeded Dennis Muilenburg.

10. ExxonMobil: In December 2020, Darren Woods stepped down as CEO of ExxonMobil, and was replaced by ExxonMobil veteran, Darren Woods, who has been with the company for over two decades.

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