AstraZeneca appoints Spencer Stuart to find new CEO
Fri, 27 Apr 2012
Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca has appointed headhunters Spencer Stuart after the resignation of its chief executive yesterday.
David Brennan resigned following shareholder unrest. Within AstraZeneca, the search will be lead by Leif Johanson, who is due to take over as chairman.
Brennan will be temporarily replaced by finance director Simon Lowth.