Icahn Faucets Former GE Exec Kekedjian as CEO of Lcahn Enterprises
Kekedjian, who was the U.S. conglomerate’s chief funding officer till 2019, will likely be appointed as Icahn Enterprises’s CEO and chief working officer on Monday, Icahn stated in an interview with the paper.
Present CEO Keith Cozza and Chief Monetary Officer SungHwan Cho are leaving the agency, which homes each Icahn’s funding fund and a set of firms he controls, the WSJ stated.
An element of their departure was neither Cozza nor Cho deliberate to relocate to the Miami space, the place Icahn and the agency lately moved, in accordance with the report.
A brand new CFO will likely be named at a later date, the WSJ added.
Icahn Enterprises LP didn’t reply to Reuters’ request for feedback early on Sunday.
(Reporting by Bhargav Acharya in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Andrew Cawthorne and Frances Kerry)