Greg Maffei: The Biggest Nightmare I Ever Endured

Josh Tyrangiel, Chief Content Officer, Bloomberg Media; Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek

 

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Vanguard’s move into PE may change the landscape forever

Private equity has been growing in popularity in recent years as more and more big-name funds and institutional investors dive in. Now even indexing giant Vanguard is out to take a piece of the PE pie. During a panel at the Morningstar Investment Conference this year, Fran Kinniry of Vanguard, John Rekenthaler of Morningstar and Read More



Alexandra Lebenthal, President and CEO, Lebenthal Holdings, LLC
Aaron Levie, CEO, Box
Greg Maffei, President and CEO, Liberty Media Corporation
Jim Moffatt, Chairman and CEO, Deloitte Consulting LLP

 

Our fast-changing world gives CEOs a lot to lose sleep over. Today, it’s not enough to simply make a good product. Globalization has lengthened supply chains and shapes hiring decisions. The BRIC economies are slowing down, cyber threats are growing and customers are less loyal. These challenges notwithstanding, there is reason for optimism in the corporate suite. Stocks and growth forecasts are up in the U.S., new markets are opening in emerging economies and, in spite of the risks they bring, new technologies have the power to transform companies and society for the better. What are the keys to success for today’s CEOs? How can they keep up, and what are the strategies that will enable them to keep their companies focused, innovative and growing?