• Oracle must decide quickly if Safra Catz really needs an exec to step up as her new co-CEO

    23 days ago - By Business Insider

    Once Oracle and the tech industry finishes morning the untimely death of Mark Hurd, the database giant has some big decisions to make.
    For the last several years, Oracle has successfully run under a triumvirate, with CEO Safra Catz running finance, cofounder and CTO Larry Ellison running engineering/product, and CEO Hurd running Oracle's enormous sales and marketing machine.
    Catz is more than qualified to run the company by herself. The question is: does she want to?
    Larry Ellison has previously said that he would provide Oracle's board with a list of five internal candidates who could...
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