People news: EBX shuffles continue

People news: EBX shuffles continue


By Karen SchwartzEike Batista’s struggling OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações replaced chief executive Luiz Carneiro in October with Paulo Amaral, the chief financial officer, who now holds both roles. In September, José Gustavo de Souza Costa departed as chief executive of EBX-owned Colombian coal miner CCX, after close to a year in the job. The moves come as EBX continues selling assets in an attempt to save core businesses. OGX was on track to become LatAm’s largest corporate defaulter at the end of October after missing a coupon payment October 1. The oil company is negotiating with holders of $3.6 billion in international bonds and potential outside equity investors. It is looking to wo

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