UBS appoints Barclays banker Lynch for technology dealmaking

UBS appoints Barclays banker Lynch for technology dealmaking

UBS GROUP AG hired out Barclays Plc Managing Director sean lynch To strengthen its investment banking team that advises technology companies, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Lynch – who covers companies Uber Technologies Inc. and Tesla Inc. — has worked at Barclays since 2013, FINRA records show. Menlo Park, California-based Lynch, who […]

Disney CTO Aaron LaBerge will leave the company for personal reasons

Disney CTO Aaron LaBerge will leave the company for personal reasons

The Walt Disney Company logo is displayed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during morning trading on December 1, 2023. Michael M. Santiago | getty images Aaron LaBerge, chief technology officer for Disney Entertainment and ESPN, is leaving the company, according to an internal memo. LaBerge is working as CTO Penn Entertainment, […]

HR tech startup Rippling valued at $13.5 billion after latest funding round Startups

HR tech startup Rippling valued at $13.5 billion after latest funding round Startups

read 2 minutes Last update: 22 April 2024 | 11:19 pm First HR software startup Ripple on Monday said it is valued at $13.5 billion after raising $200 million in its latest funding round. The round was led by tech investment firm Coatue with participation from Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, GreenOaks and other existing investors. […]

Cognizant, Microsoft announce partnership to expand adoption of GenAI Company News

Cognizant, Microsoft announce partnership to expand adoption of GenAI  Company News

read 2 minutes Last update: 22 April 2024 | 9:01 pm First Nasdaq-listed IT services firm knowledgeable And Microsoft today announced an expanded partnership to drive the adoption of generic AI among enterprises. As part of the partnership, Cognizant purchased 25,000 Microsoft 365 Copilot seats, as well as 500 Sales Copilot seats and 500 Services […]

Germany arrests three people on suspicion of supplying technology to China

Germany arrests three people on suspicion of supplying technology to China

BERLIN (Reuters) – Three German citizens have been arrested on suspicion of working with the Chinese secret service to hand over technology that could be used for military purposes, prosecutors said on Monday. The arrests came a week after German Chancellor Olaf Scholz visited China to press Beijing for support for Russia’s wartime economy following […]

Google Chat now offers cross-messaging to Microsoft Teams, Slack, and more technology news

Google Chat now offers cross-messaging to Microsoft Teams, Slack, and more  technology news

Cross-platform messaging with Google Chat read 2 minutes Last update: 22 April 2024 | 3:02 pm First Google has partnered with cross-platform messaging service provider Mio to provide interoperability between Google Chat and Microsoft Teams, Slack, Zoom Team Chat, and other platforms. The partnership will allow Google Workspace customers to remain on Google Chat while […]