Michel Lies

6 April, 2018

Board moves at Zurich and Toshiba

Zurich Michel Liès (main picture) has been confirmed as the new chairman of Zurich Insurance Group, following the retirement of Tom de Swaan. Liès is one of the insurance industry’s m...

8 September, 2015

Toshiba restructures board

Toshiba, the Japanese technology conglomerate, is to begin reforming its governance in the wake of posting a net $317m loss for the 12 months to March this year. The loss comes following an account...
Tokyo skyline, Japan

5 August, 2015

Toshiba apologises for scandal to Abe

Toshiba’s chief executive has apologised to the office of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for the accounting scandal that has enveloped the global technology giant.
Tokyo skyline, Japan

21 July, 2015

Toshiba CEO quits in accounting scandal

Toshiba’s CEO, Hisao Tanaka, and several other senior officials have resigned from their roles in an accounting scandal. An independent inquiry found that the CEO had been aware that the company ...