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This article presents a conceptual framework that identifies four kinds of CEO succession processes. These are Crown Heir, Horse Race, Coup d'Etat, or Comprehensive Search. Examples of each type (Apple Computer, General Motors, Kodak and P&G) are presented to help understand each type of succession process.
Friedman, S. D., & Olk, P. (2004). Varieties of CEO Succession. Global CEO, Retrieved from https://repository.upenn.edu/mgmt_papers/17
Date Posted: 27 November 2017