Jeffrey Kaplan, former global head of M&A at Bank of America Merrill Lynch who will soon be COO of Appaloosa Management LP, predicts a strong year for M&A in 2011. But, he says, uncertainty in the Middle East and elsewhere could cloud the outlook, if CEOs and boards react by pulling in their horns. - Vipal Monga Share:
In June, Bill Winters will replace Peter Sands as CEO of Standard Chartered, which has been under pressure, including from 18% shareholder Temasek Holdings Pte. Ltd. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.