Sunday, December 15, 2013
Carl Icahn – A Corporate Tomb Raider
Carl Icahn may have started off as ‘just-another-stockbroker’ in 1961, but it took him only seven years to establish his own securities firm, Icahn & Co., in 1968.
Over the years, Icahn has gained a formidable reputation as a cutthroat corporate buccaneer. He has become notorious for taking controlling positions in various corporations and then forcing his demands on the management of these companies just so he can profit off them, regardless of whether what he wants is good for the company or not. Read More : CI