• Square insiders and investors were blindsided by the departure of their 'beloved' CFO - and no one can agree on how bad it is for the $28 billion company's future

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Employees and Wall Street alike were surprised to learn that Square Chief Financial Officer Sarah Friar will leave the company.
    Friar, who employees described as a "beloved" leader, is seen widely as an important figure in Square's success.
    Analysts expressed concern following the news that Square may struggle to rebound from the loss - but staffers are happy to see Friar move onto a CEO role.
    The news this week that Square CFO Sarah Friar is resigning surprised employees and outside investors alike, leaving both groups trying to predict what it means for the $28 billion payments company...
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