• News
  • Week in Review: Lime, easyJet, Visa a...

Week in Review: Lime, easyJet, Visa and More

By Jade Cooper
Week in review
Week in review

This week, jobless claims filed in the US passed 40 million, meaning that 1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment during the coronavirus pandemic. There were two major CFO departures, from e-mobility company Lime and low-cost airline easyJet. The CEO of augmented reality unicorn Magic Leap also announced his departure, alongside some more positive news - that the company has secured $350 million in new funding, allowing it to withdraw layoff notices it had issued to hundreds of employees.

Lime Loses its First Finance Chief

In an exclusive story, The Org reported that the CFO of Lime, Ted Tobiason, has departed the company. Tobiason joined Lime in February 2019 as the company’s first CFO. Read more.

EasyJet’s Finance Chief Departs After Attempted Ousting

Andrew Findlay, the CFO of British low-cost airline easyJet has given his contractually obligated 12-month notice and will leave the company in May 2021. Read more.

Visa Taps Capital One Exec for Chief Strategy Officer Role

Visa has hired Chris Newkirk to fill the newly created Chief Strategy Officer position at the company. Read more.

Magic Leap’s Founder Will Step Away From Leadership Role

Rony Abovitz, the Founder and CEO of augmented reality unicorn Magic Leap, announced his intention to step down from his position at the head of the company. Read more.

Aston Martin Lures New CEO From Mercedes-AMG

Iconic British sports car maker Aston Martin Lagonda has hired Mercedes-AMG CEO Tobias Moers as the company’s new Chief Executive. Read more.

--

Is your org chart up to date? Visit The Org to show off your team to the world and attract new talent!

By clicking "Continue" or continuing to use our site, you acknowledge that you accept our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. We also use cookies to provide you with the best possible experience on our website.