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    HSBC Appoints Independent Non-Executive Directors


    HSBC Holdings today announced changes to its board of directors, including the departure of two of its longest serving non-executive directors, and the appointment of two new independent non-executive directors. Details inside.

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    Finjan Appoints New Board Member


    Finjan Holdings, a cyber-security company, has appointed Gary Moore to its board of directors. Moore served most recently as president and chief operating officer of Cisco Systems, a position he held since 2012. Details inside.

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    Microsoft Proposes Two Board Nominations


    Microsoft this week announced two nominations to its board of directors: Sandra Peterson, group worldwide chairman of Johnson & Johnson, and member of the executive committee, and Padmasree Warrior, former chief strategy officer and chief technology officer at Cisco. Both will be presented for election at the company's annual shareholders ...

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    Arctic Cat Elects New Board Member


    Arctic Cat,  a company that makes recreational vehicles, has elected Andrew Duff, chairman and CEO of investment bank and asset management firm Piper Jaffray Companies, to its board of directors. He also will serve on Arctic Cat’s audit committee. More inside.

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    Former Boeing CFO Joins Apple Board


    Apple this month announced that James Bell, former chief financial officer and corporate president of The Boeing Company, has been elected to Apple’s board of directors. More inside.

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    Comm. Aguilar: 'Conscientious' Directors Should Not Fear SEC


    Image: In a recent speech, SEC Commissioner Luis Aguilar stated that although the SEC does occasionally file cases against directors of public companies, “the vast majority of directors are embracing their responsibilities and are fulfilling them conscientiously. These directors should have nothing to fear from the SEC.” Aguilar said that ...

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    Anadarko Elects New Board Member; Promotes CCO


    Anadarko Petroleum has elected Sean Gourley to serve as an independent director of the company, effective as of Sept. 15. Additionally, the company has promoted its chief compliance officer. Details inside.

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    Domino's Names New Board Member


    Fast-food chain Domino's has named Andy Ballard to its board of directors, effective as of July 15. Details inside.

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    IMAX Names New Board Member


    IMAX, a provider of entertainment technology,  has appointed Dana Settle to its board of directors. She fills a vacancy on the company's board. Details inside.

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    Sherwin-Williams Elects New Director


    Paint company Sherwin-Williams has elected Steven Wunning to its board of directors, effective as of July 15. He also was appointed to the compensation and management development committee. Details inside.

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    OGE Energy Appoints New Board Member


    OGE Energy has appointed David Hauser to the company's board of directors and as member of its audit committee, effective as of July 15. The company also announced the retirement of Robert Kelley, who has served as a director since 1996. Details inside.

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    Citi Elects Non-Executive Director


    Citi has elected Eugene McQuade as a new non-executive director, effective immediately. McQuade is former chief executive officer of Citibank N.A. and former vice chairman of Citigroup. Details inside.

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    Colliers International Group Appoints New Board Member


    Colliers International Group has appointed Katherine Lee to its board of directors. She also will serve both as a member of the audit and risk committee, as well as the executive compensation committee. Details inside.

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    Deltic Timber Expands Board of Directors


    Deltic Timber, a natural resources company, has expanded its board of directors and elected of two new members to fill the additional positions, effective as of June 18. Details inside.

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    MDC Partners Enhances Corporate Governance


    MDC Partners, a holding company, this week announced several enhanced corporate governance measures and improved compensation practices. MDC Partners' board of directors conducted a detailed review of its governance structure and best practices, and adopted a number of important measures. Details inside.

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    FCA Appoints Two Key Executive Roles


    The U.K. Financial Conduct Authority today announced the appointments of two key executive roles, with Mark Steward becoming the new Director of Enforcement and Market Oversight, and Barbara Frohn the new Director of Risk and Compliance Oversight. The FCA also announced three recent key director appointments. Details inside.

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    Two Members Reappointed to FASB


    The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation this week reappointed Daryl Buck and R. Harold Schroeder to the Financial Accounting Standards Board. Their new terms are effective July 1, 2015 and end on June 30, 2021. Buck and Schroeder originally were appointed to FASB in 2011, when the ...

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    Alcoa Rejiggers Its Board of Directors


    Judith Gueron, an Alcoa director since 1988 and its lead director since 2010, who did not stand for re-election when her term expired at the annual meeting, retired from the board. Succeeding Gueron as lead director is Patricia Russo, who has been a member of the Alcoa board since 2008. ...

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    MFRI Appoints New Board Member


    MFRI, a manufacturer of specialty piping systems and industrial filtration products, has appointed David Brown to its board of directors. With Brown's appointment, the MFRI board has been expanded to eight members. Details inside.

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    Flex Pharma Names New Board Member


    Flex Pharma, a biotechnology company, has appointed Jeffrey Capello to its board of directors. He also will serve as chair of the audit committee. Details inside.