Square finds its Sarah Friar replacement with new CFO Amrita Ahuja

Founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey says Square has poached Amrita Ahuja from Blizzard Entertainment, a division of the gaming company Activision Blizzard, to lead finance at the merchant services and mobile payments company. Ahuja will join Square later this month, about three months after long-time Square chief financial officer…

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One-year-old Bracket Capital is already an investor in Lyft, Bird, Airbnb and Coinbase

Bracket is led by Yalda Aoukar and Jihan Bowes-Little, co-founders and managing directors based in Doha, Qatar and Los Angeles, respectively. The two relative unknowns, in venture at least, have had successful careers at private equity groups and hedge funds, recently opting to steer their careers in different directions. “Venture,…

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As Tesla ConsidersGoing Private, Wall Street Wonders How

Elon Musk might have a clear plan for taking Tesla Inc. private. Analysts aren’t convinced. Reactions to the chief executive officer’s tweet Tuesday that he was considering going private have widely varied on Wall Street. While some analysts say the $420 per share value cited by Musk is too low…

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