James Murdoch has reportedly been ‘suggested’ as a successor to Disney CEO Bob Iger
|12/05/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
21th Century Fox CEO James Murdoch has been “suggested” as a candidate succeed Bob Iger as Disney CEO, when the storied executive eventually retires, according to The Financial Times, which cited “people briefed on the talks” in a report published Tuesday.
This news comes the same day that a CNBC report said Disney was close to a deal to acquire parts of Fox’s studio and television production assets, valued at more than $60 billion.
The FT said that if such a deal does close, Murdoch would likely “take a senior executive role with Disney.”
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