Resignations

  • Resignations

    10664
  • People

    10335
  • Organizations

    7808
  • Countries

    159
  • All Resignations / since Sep. 1, 2017

    Announced Last Day Name & Position Organization Comments Reason
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Lorin Stein
    Editor
    The Paris Review
    USA
    amid allegations of sexual harassment Resigned
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Beata Szydlo
    Prime Minister
    Government of Poland
    Poland
    Resigned
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Adeniyi Ademola
    Judge
    Federal High Court
    Nigeria
    alleged corrupt practices and money laundering Retired
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Dec. 07
    2017
    O. O. Tokode
    Judge
    Federal High Court
    Nigeria
    Retired
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Thomas K. Sittema
    CEO
    CNL Financial Group
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 07
    2017
    John Henry
    CEO
    Effingham County Industrial
    Development Authority

    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Gerry Gray
    CEO
    Poundworld
    UK
    Resigned
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Jeff Riley
    CEO
    Synthetic Biologics
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Harold Ford Jr.
    Morgan Stanley
    USA
    for alleged 'misconduct' / denies wrongdoing / company had investigated claims of harassment and intimidation Fired
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Jim Critchley
    Chief
    Tucson Fire Department
    USA
    Retired
    Dec. 07
    2017
    Jan. 02
    2018
    Al Franken
    Senator
    U.S. Senate
    USA
    amid several sexual misconduct allegations Resigned
    Dec. 06
    2017
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Julius Kipngetich
    CEO
    Uchumi Supermarkets
    Kenya
    Resigned
    Dec. 06
    2017
    Wayne Gallant
    Sheriff
    Oxford County sheriff
    USA
    sexual harassment allegations Resigned
    Dec. 06
    2017
    Dec. 03
    2017
    Conrad Rushing
    Chief Justice

    USA
    allegations of bigotry, sexual harassment and discrimination against women Retired
    Dec. 06
    2017
    Bethany Sherman
    CEO
    OG Analytical
    USA
    accused of taking part in neo-Nazi activities / company is sold or closed Resigned
    Dec. 06
    2017
    Dec. 11
    2017
    Elizabeth Fogarty
    CEO
    Visit Estes Park (VEP)
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 06
    2017
    Linda Shroyer
    CEO
    Garrett Regional Medical
    Center

    USA
    Retired
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Russell Cox
    CEO
    Jazz Pharmaceuticals
    plc

    Ireland
    to be replaced by Daniel Swisher Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Markus Jooste
    CEO
    Steinhoff International
    South Africa
    Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Dec. 05
    2017
    John Conyers
    Congress Member
    U.S. Congress, Michigan
    USA
    after sexual harassment allegations Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Rafael Ramirez
    Ambassador to UN

    Venezuela
    amid a string of arrests at the oil giant he used to run Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Charlie Ergen
    CEO
    Dish Network LLC
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Giuseppe Castellano
    art director
    Penguin Random House
    USA
    sexual harassment Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Dec. 31
    2017
    Thomas Eriksson
    CEO & Co-Founder
    Neonode Inc.
    Sweden
    Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Jerome Zeldis
    Board Member
    Alliqua BioMedical,
    Inc.

    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Dana Given
    CEO & President
    United Way of Sumner
    County

    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Jim Kurtenbach
    VP & CIO
    Iowa State University
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Daniel Goldberg
    Board Member
    Century Aluminum Company
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 05
    2017
    Jan. 31
    2018
    Greg Gagnon
    Chief
    Ipswich Fire Department
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Larry Weis
    CEO
    City Light
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Kathleen O'Toole
    Chief
    Seattle Police
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Dec. 15
    2017
    Dan Schoen
    Senator
    Minnesota Senate
    USA
    several allegations of sexual misconduct Resigned
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Ritch Workman

    USA
    sexual misconduct allegation Resigned
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Dec. 31
    2017
    Daniel Swisher
    CEO
    Sunesis Pharmaceuticals
    USA
    will become COO & President at Jazz Pharmaceuticals Resigned
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Jan. 01
    2018
    Pierre Zhuang
    CEO
    Bó Lè Associates
    China
    Resigned
    Dec. 04
    2017
    January 2018 William Richardson
    CEO & President
    Tift Regional Hospital
    USA
    Retired
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Jun. 29
    2018
    Liz Woodyard
    CEO
    Petersburg Medical Center
    USA
    Retired
    Dec. 04
    2017
    Dec. 15
    2017
    Bill Johnson
    Head Football Coach
    Desert Hot Springs High
    School

    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 02
    2017
    Alan Milburn

    UK
    Resigned
    Dec. 02
    2017
    Dec. 31
    2017
    Uwe Ellinghaus
    CMO
    Cadillac
    USA
    Resigned
    Dec. 02
    2017
    Dec. 02
    2017
    Lowell Hawthorne
    CEO
    Golden Krust Caribbean
    Bakery & Grill

    USA
    suicide Dead
    Dec. 01
    2017
    Nov. 30
    2017
    William S. Niebur
    CEO
    Origin Agritech Limited
    China
    Resigned
    Dec. 01
    2017
    George Walmsley III
    CEO
    North Philadelphia Health
    System

    USA
    as part of cost-cutting plan Resigned
    Dec. 01
    2017
    Jan. 08
    2018
    Danny Watson
    Chief
    Darlington Police
    USA
    Resignation Raises Questions Retired
    Dec. 01
    2017
    Apr. 30
    2019
    Akihito
    Emperor

    Japan
    Resigned
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Dec. 31
    2017
    Thomas O'Brien
    CEO
    TravelCenters of America
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 30
    2017
    End of 2017 Paul Eremenko
    CTO
    Airbus Commercial Aircraft
    France
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Jan. 01
    1970
    Joe Barton

    USA
    sent sexually explicit photos Retired
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Russell Simmons
    CEO
    Rush Communications
    USA
    alleged sexual misconduct Resigned
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Vic Viegas
    CEO
    Immersion Corporation
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Idar Horstad
    CEO
    Magseis ASA
    Norway
    Resigned
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Matt Salzberg
    CEO & Co-Founder
    Blue Apron Holdings
    Inc.

    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Bart Cameron
    CEO
    Bruce Telecom
    Canada
    Resigned
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Gary Malaer
    CEO
    Carolinas Hospital System
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Giorgio Behr
    Chairman
    ZF Friedrichshafen AG
    Germany
    Resigned
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Matt Lauer
    Journalist
    NBC
    USA
    after complaint about 'inappropriate sexual behavior' Fired
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Patricia Barbizet
    CEO
    Artemis
    France
    Resigned
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Steve Ells
    CEO
    Chipotle Mexican Grill
    Inc.

    USA
    amid food safety scandals, low sales, and, presumably, charging a premium for guacamole Resigned
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Pat Giovanni
    CEO
    Centro San Antonio
    USA
    Amid Ethical Investigation, Again Resigned
    Nov. 29
    2017
    Michael Riordan
    COO
    Albuquerque
    USA
    Husband of Jennifer Riordan - his wife died on Apr. 16th 2018 as Wells Fargo Exec.
    Nov. 29
    2017
    April
    2019
    Donald Brydon
    Chairman
    London Stock Exchange
    UK
    Term Ended
    Nov. 28
    2017
    Nov. 28
    2017
    Xavier Rolet
    CEO
    London Stock Exchange
    UK
    will become CEO at CQS Mgt Ltd. Resigned
    Nov. 28
    2017
    Frances Fitzgerald
    Deputy Prime Minister
    Government of Ireland
    Ireland
    Resigned
    Nov. 28
    2017
    Tony Cornish

    USA
    sexual harassment allegations Resigned
    Nov. 28
    2017
    Glynis Breakwell
    Vice Chancellor
    Bath University
    UK
    highest paid university vice-chancellor / will still be paid full salary after she leaves post Resigned
    Nov. 28
    2017
    M. Jack Sanders
    CEO & President
    Sonoco Products Company
    USA
    Retired
    Nov. 27
    2017
    End of 2017 David Karp
    CEO
    Tumblr
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Boris Collardi
    CEO
    Julius Baer
    Switzerland
    will move to Pictet Bank / to be replaced by Bernhard Hodler Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Duan Evans
    executive creative director
    AKQA
    USA
    Following Disciplinary Suspension Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Zahid Hamid
    Law Minister
    Government of Pakistan
    Pakistan
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Jim Schulz
    Ethics Lawyer
    White House
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Raul Bocanegra
    California State Assembly
    USA
    Accused of Sexual Misconduct Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Nov. 30
    2017
    Matthew B. Brady
    CEO
    Westell Technologies,
    Inc.

    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Hans Stols
    CEO
    ABM FN
    Netherlands
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Katie Benson
    VP
    Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts
    UAE
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Katie Benson
    General Manager
    Jumeirah Carlton Tower
    UK
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Jun. 01
    2018
    Stephen Elliott
    CEO & Director
    Minnesota Historical
    Society

    USA
    Retired
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Jose Antonio Meade
    Finance Minister
    Government of Mexico
    Mexico
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Summer 2018 Betty DeWeese
    CEO & President
    Telco Plus Credit Union
    USA
    Retired
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Ludwik Sobolewski
    CEO
    Bucharest Stock Exchange
    Romania
    Resigned
    Nov. 26
    2017
    Nov. 26
    2017
    Yaakov Litzman
    Health Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    amid reports he failed a polygraph test when questioned after allegedly leaking information to Aryeh Deri about an investigation against him in the 1990s. Resigned
    Nov. 26
    2017
    William Marlin
    Prime Minister
    Government of Saint
    Martin

    Saint Martin
    Resigned
    Nov. 24
    2017
    Marco Schroeder
    CEO
    Oi SA
    Brazil
    Resigned
    Nov. 24
    2017
    Jan. 01
    2018
    Markus Hofmann
    Chairman
    ERGO Group
    Germany
    continues as Board Member Resigned
    Nov. 24
    2017
    March 2018 Utz-Hellmuth Felcht
    Chairman
    Deutsche Bahn
    Germany
    Resigned
    Nov. 23
    2017
    Apr. 01
    2018
    Jordy Kool
    CEO
    Infotheek Group
    Netherlands
    Resigned
    Nov. 23
    2017
    Jan. 01
    2019
    Paul Polman
    CEO
    Unilever N.V.
    Netherlands
    to be replaced by Alan Jope Retired
    Nov. 22
    2017
    Al Dyer Jr.
    Chief
    Mason City Fire Department
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 22
    2017
    Feb. 01
    2018
    Meg Whitman
    CEO
    Hewlett Packard
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 22
    2017
    Leif Östling
    Chairman
    Svenskt Näringsliv
    Sweden
    was named in Paradise Papers leak Resigned
    Nov. 22
    2017
    Joe Sullivan
    Chief Security Officer
    Uber Technologies Inc.
    USA
    Fired
    Nov. 22
    2017
    Craig Clark
    Attorney
    Uber Technologies Inc.
    USA
    Fired
    Nov. 21
    2017
    Wayne Samson
    CEO
    Ellies Electronics
    South Africa
    Resigned
    Nov. 21
    2017
    Nov. 20
    2017
    Dinesh Kapoor
    CEO
    Zenotech Laboratories
    India
    Resigned
    Nov. 21
    2017
    Andrew Hammond
    CEO
    City of Rockingham
    Australia
    Resigned
    Nov. 21
    2017
    Dec. 08
    2017
    Renee Wellman
    Director
    Hancock County Regional
    Communications Center

    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 21
    2017
    Dec. 01
    2017
    Matthew Britt
    Chief
    Botetourt County Fire
    & EMS

    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 20
    2017
    Nigel Eccles
    CEO
    FanDuel
    UK
    Resigned
    Nov. 20
    2017
    Nov. 18
    2017
    David Martin
    CFO
    Aegion Corporation
    USA
    Resigned
    Nov. 20
    2017
    Janet Yellen
    Board of Governors
    Federal Reserve Bank
    USA
    Term Ended