Carl Icahn Gets Personal Against eBay

Carl Icahn Gets Personal Against eBay

There are 1 comment on the TheStreet.com story from Mar 4, 2014, titled Carl Icahn Gets Personal Against eBay. In it, TheStreet.com reports that:

Activist investor Carl Icahn has made a name for himself by making boardrooms uncomfortable.

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Since: Nov 13

Sydney, Australia

#1 Mar 4, 2014
“One reason we were enthusiastic about buying Skype was that even though we thought it would be a tremendous standalone business, we also knew that for Microsoft and a number of other companies Skype would be an obvious thing to buy. We knew we’d always have the fall-back of selling to strategic buyers.”—Marc Andreessen—after the sale to Microsoft …

Well, if anyone thinks that some company directors wouldn’t take such an opportunity to further enrich themselves, they have spent far too much time in Wonderland—along with Alice and eBay’s Johnny Ho. These guys may well recuse themselves from the decision making process in such situations of potential conflict of interest but, don’t kid yourself, such deals, and the dividing up of the spoils therefrom, will have been pre-determined, well in advance of the board meeting, in the executive washroom …

The ugly reality of eBay Inc.:
eBay's crooked auctions marketplace ... http://bit.ly/11F2eas
eBay Motors (UK sampling): Auction Fraud Galore ... http://bit.ly/I2gTEU
eBay Motors XSS Redirect Scams in Action: video ... http://bit.ly/1d46NvE
eBay/Gumtree / Barclays Bank Motors Scams … http://bit.ly/1c9Uwck
eBay's clunky, unscrupulous "PreyPal" ... http://bit.ly/UVXx53
The ongoing joke of eBay Inc.... http://bit.ly/YvxFEg
Fun quotes from the eBay executive suite ... http://bit.ly/12xvzyA
On Facebook ... https://www.facebook.com/groups/formerebaysel...

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