• The world's largest cannabis companies are jockeying to dominate the lucrative US market. 7 top CEOs and executives break down the deals you can expect

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The US cannabis industry is set for a flurry of deals as Democrats on Capitol Hill make cannabis reform a core issue and new state markets open.
    Insider spoke with top executives at seven of the largest cannabis companies. They said that they'll be focused on expanding their footprints as new state markets open up. They also said they'd use deals to scoop up valuable intellectual property as they jockey for control of the lucrative US market.
    And there is another battle looming: Canadian companies like Canopy Growth, Aurora, Tilray, and Aphria, are all preparing to...
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  • Cybersecurity power players: Meet the top execs tasked with protecting the secrets of the world's biggest tech companies

    Cybersecurity power players: Meet the top execs tasked with protecting the secrets of the world's biggest tech companies

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Unlike other top executives, chief information security officers don't often appear in the spotlight - but the role they play couldn't be more crucial.
    Tasked with defending against hackers, leaks, and espionage attempts, CISOs work to protect companies' valuable information from prying eyes. Their roles often require IT experience and engineering know-how, as well as the people skills necessary to guide hundreds or thousands of employees away from security risks.
    The importance of CISOs and the cybersecurity teams they oversee have become especially pronounced in...
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