Scott Thompson (born November 13, 1957) is an American businessman, and currently CEO of. Yahoo! hired Thompson as CEO in January 2012. On May 3, 2012, activist investor Dan Loeb, CEO of Third Point LLC, sent a letter to Yahoo's Board of Directors .
Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Scott Thompson is stepping down after a controversy over a fake computer science.
â€œYahoo CEO Scott Thompson is out after it was found he padded his resume with an embellished college degree, ending his term at the company after just four .
Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson will soon leave the company after it was found he padded his resume with an embellished college degree, two news reports said .