Topic: Henrique de Castro

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Says Turnaround Still in Making

Fourth quarter showed ad business in decline

Marissa Mayer’s turnaround job at Yahoo looks farther off with its core ad business still in retreat. The company released earnings today that showed its display ad business generated $553 million…

Yahoo COO Henrique de Castro Ousted

Hired in late 2012, exec will depart Jan. 16

Yahoo's embattled COO Henrique de Castro is out, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. Called CEO Marissa Mayer's $56 million man, de Castro's tenure has been rocky, almost from the…

Pressure Mounts on Yahoo’s De Castro

COO needs to deliver results or could face ouster by end of the year

Yahoo finally got its latest ad savior yesterday when the company officially announced that former AOL executive Ned Brody will become svp of Americas, reporting directly to chief operating officer Henrique…

Yahoo's De Castro Advocates for Personalized Content First, Ads Later

New COO outlines portal's vision at IAB event

Executive intrigue aside, most of the attention focused on Yahoo of late revolves around its advertising business rather than its content business. The Marissa Mayer regime seems intent on turning…

New Yahoo COO to Be Based in New York

Location would rekindle ties with Madison Avenue

Yahoo’s new chief operating officer Henrique de Castro isn’t slated to start until the middle of next month, according to All Things D, but when he does, he won’t be…

Yahoo Pulls Another Google Sales Exec Into C-Suite

Henrique de Castro hired as COO

It was inevitable. When Yahoo named high-profile Google executive Marissa Mayer as its CEO in July, it was only a matter of time before she began poaching talent from her former…