Business Brains

Inside the executive mind. Profiles of the C-suite, entrepreneurs and other decision-makers.


Disruptor | Lyndon Rive, SolarCity

The South African native is challenging the legacy rules of U.S. power generation and financing, seeking to make clean energy as cost-effective as electricity generated by fossil fuels.


Disruptor | Hilary Mason, chief scientist, Bitly

Bitly's chief data scientist asks how individuals can get more from big data, from better book recommendations to health predictions.


Disruptor | Joe Boardman, Amtrak CEO

The CEO of Amtrak is credited with moving the rail line forward after decades of under-use and neglect. Can he herald the arrival of super-fast trains along the Northeast Corridor?