EADS for the second time postponed appointment of its top executive team, including a new Airbus CEO to succeed Noel Forgeard, owing to continuing disagreements between management and shareholders. Media reports suggested that current COO Gustav Humbert would be tapped to replace Forgeard, who has been designated to become co-CEO of EADS along with EADS Defense and Security Systems Division head Tom Enders. After EADS' AGM on May 11, the board of directors concluded that it would delay the ...

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