New Disney CEO Bob Chapek Joins Walt Disney Board of Directors

Published on Apr 15, 2020

New Disney CEO Bob Chapek Joins Walt Disney Board of Directors

Walt Disney Co. has elected Bob Chapek, the company’s newly appointed chief executive, to its board of directors.

“Bob Chapek has demonstrated remarkable leadership in the face of unprecedented challenges that were unimaginable when he became CEO just seven weeks ago, and we’ve watched him navigate this very complex situation with decisiveness and compassion,” said Susan Arnold, independent lead director of the Disney board, and Disney executive chairman Bob Iger. “We are pleased to add Bob to the Board, as we stated we would when he was named CEO.”

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Author: Elaine Low