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Fei-Fei Li, Google's former chief AI scientist.

Twitter adds a new board member, AI expert Fei-Fei Li, who left Google amid controversy surrounding the company’s military contracts

Li had taken heat for her involvement in Google's work building AI drone imaging tools for the US military, which it abandoned after employee outcry.

Facebook is losing another board member, and is appointing a former Treasury official as its lead independent director

The moves are the latest in series of significant shakeups on Facebook's board over the last few years.

‘No Warren, you’re too old’: A real-estate boss joked about having to reject Warren Buffett due to an age limit for directors

Welltower CEO Thomas DeRosa said the company rule was "kind of nuts" and added,"Warren, if you're listening, give me a call."
Dropbox CEO Drew Houston

Mark Zuckerberg’s friend Dropbox CEO Drew Houston is joining Facebook’s board of directors

Drew Houston is a longtime friend of Mark Zuckerberg and will likely be a supportive board member as Facebook faces intense political scrutiny.
Travis Kalanick, co-founder and CEO of Uber Technologies Inc. speaks at the Wall Street Journal Digital Live ( WSJDLive ) conference at the Montage hotel in Laguna Beach, California October 20, 2015.

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is leaving the company’s board after selling billions of dollars worth of stock

The former CEO's exit will be effective December 31, the company said in a statement. Kalanick has been rapidly selling Uber stock in recent months.
Robert L. Dixon, Jr., former Global Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of PepsiCo, joined Okta's board of directors on Monday.

$14 billion Okta adds a former PepsiCo exec to its board so its leadership can hear the ‘voice of the customer’

Okta added former PepsiCo and Procter & Gamble executive Robert L. Dixon, Jr. to its board of directors. Here's why Dixon looks forward to the gig.

How Elizabeth Holmes convinced powerful men like Henry Kissinger, James Mattis, and George Shultz to sit on the board of now disgraced blood-testing s...

Theranos at one point had a star-studded board of directors, including military leaders and former secretaries of state.

Papa John gets a $200 million investment from the hedge fund Starboard Value and names its CEO as its chairman

Papa John's says it received a $200 million strategic investment from the hedge fund Starboard Value, and that it named its CEO as chairman.

One of Yelp’s biggest investors says its patience has ‘worn out,’ and is urging management to make changes or sell the company

One of Yelp's biggest shareholders urged management to refresh its Board of Directors to create significant value for investors.
Oracle executive chairman and CTO Larry Ellison

Tesla has named two new board members — here’s the full list of company directors

The board of directors is made up of seven men and two women who have come under fire in recent months due to an alleged lack of independence.