Fall Channel Follies: Notable Executive Moves -- September

HP's New Man At The Top

With hours left to go in the month of September, HP named Leo Apotheker, the former SAP CEO, as Mark Hurd's replacement in HP's top job. Apotheker was ousted as CEO of SAP in February, following 20 years at the software maker. Some observers see his appointment to HP as underscoring HP's commitment to being a global services company, and also looking to more closely tie its software and hardware as a more complete solution.

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