Executive Lounge

Elizabeth Gaines, CEO of Fortescue Metals Group


Australia's Fortescue follows Chinese steelmakers' pivot to quality

Miner to invest up to $1.5bn in new site with higher-grade ore: CEO

  • Swire Pacific founding family scion to take reins

    Hong Kong-listed conglomerate aims to bolster lackluster performance

  • South Korean tobacco group braces for fight over leader's re-election

    Foreign investors key to KT&G president's reappointment at Friday meeting

  • Kobe Steel CEO to quit over quality scandal

    Resignation part of a bigger management shakeup at Japanese group

  • Interview

    Bain & Co.'s Asia push begins with Japan

    New global chief expects to double Asia-Pacific revenue 'in next few years'

  • Interview

    Goldman looks to help China reform economy

    CEO Blankfein 'negative' but not 'hysterical' on bitcoin

  • How one man's 'so what?' attitude changed the way Japan travels

    HIS founder and CEO Hideo Sawada struck gold by ignoring 'common sense'

  • Dubai-based Careem seeks to double ride-hailing network

    Uber's regional rival sets itself apart by catering to local sensitivities

  • Lotte chief's removal threatens to leave reform on back burner

    Leadership turmoil seen delaying IPO plans

  • South Korea grapples with cycle of corruption and pardons

    Release of Samsung chief triggers debate on corporate governance standards

  • How a Shanghai businessman pulled Honma Golf out of the rough

    Liu Jianguo took the company from bankruptcy to making clubs for the US president

  • Ghosn reappointment leaves Nissan and Mitsubishi wary of Paris

    Renault's Japanese allies fear push toward deeper integration

  • Toshiba turns to outside chief to clean up its house

    Ex-banker brings fresh perspective along with turnaround experience

  • Interview

    Chief of France's BPCE seeks to enlarge its Asian footprint

    Banking group will step up digital efforts and puts China M&A deals on the table

  • Obituary

    Tadashi Sasaki, 1915-2018: Mentor to Masayoshi Son

    'Rocket Sasaki' pinned his faith, house and pension on SoftBank's young founder

  • CEO in the news

    Abe's golfing friend wins American icon Xerox for Fujifilm

    CEO Komori reveals confidence and concerns over transformational deal

  • Interview

    Xerox acquisition a game changer, says Fujifilm CEO

    Stock market welcomes deal, while Moody's warns of possible downgrade

  • Mr Uniqlo's 5 tips for management success

    Tadashi Yanai on lessons he has learned from building the fashion empire

  • An American spearheads Southeast Asia's mobile payment revolution

    Coins.ph of the Philippines brings financial convenience to the unbanked

  • For Uniqlo's Yanai, Victoria's Secret was a real eye-opener

    Japan's retail giant reveals his business philosophy and youthful lessons