Meg Whitman's first day as chief executive of Hewlett-Packard brought a bevy of questions about whether she's the right pick to turn around the company.
Here's a sampling of analyst reaction following Whitman's debut following the ouster of Leo Apotheker. Ray Lane also became executive chairman at HP.
Deutsche Bank analyst Chris Whitmore:
Despite Whitman's many accomplishments, it is not obvious she brings the deep operational acumen (supply chain, logistics, hardware / technical background, etc.) necessary to avoid the missteps of her predecessor - particularly in this environment. In addition, we believe the risk of management … Read more