July 19, 2023

The Troubled Second Act of Disney CEO Bob Iger

by The Journal

Eight months after returning as Disney’s CEO, Bob Iger is straining to put out fire after fire, including streaming losses, an activist investor and TV woes. WSJ’s Robbie Whelan explains why Disney’s troubles run deeper than Iger had expected.

Further Reading:

- Bob Iger Isn’t Having Much Fun 

- Disney’s Iger Hints at Strategic Partner for ESPN 

- Disney Extends CEO Robert Iger’s Contract Through 2026 

Further Listening:

- Disney Wars: Attack of the Activist Investor 

- The Disney Boss Who Wouldn't Let It Go 

- The Showdown Over Hulu 

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