The McKinsey Week in Charts

Lean on me Women are doing the lion’s share of the emotional labor at work, providing support for colleagues and checking in on others’ well-being. The already frayed social fabric in organizations could unravel more quickly as the result of burnout and other work–life challenges if women continue to drop from the workforce. To read … More The McKinsey Week in Charts

Mergers: EU Commission prohibits proposed acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering by Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings

The European Commission has prohibited, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering CO., Ltd (DSME) by Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings (HHIH). The merger between the two South Korean shipbuilders would have created a dominant position by the new merged company and reduced competition in the worldwide market for the … More Mergers: EU Commission prohibits proposed acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering by Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings

Bobin appointed to HBO Max France development role

WarnerMedia International has appointed Clémentine Bobin as Senior Creative Executive, working across development and creative production for Max Originals commissioned and produced in France, which will stream on HBO Max, the company’s direct-to-consumer video streaming platform. Bobin joins Vera Peltekian, who in October 2021 was appointed VP and Commissioning Editor of Original Production France, WarnerMedia … More Bobin appointed to HBO Max France development role

Swiss Zehnder Group increases sales by 13 % to EUR 697 million

Zehnder Group (SIX: ZEHN), a leading international provider of complete solutions for a healthy indoor climate, achieved sales of EUR 697.2 million in the 2021 financial year. This corresponds to an increase of 13%. While the Group benefited from the backlog of demand in the first half of the year, shortages in the supply chain … More Swiss Zehnder Group increases sales by 13 % to EUR 697 million