The ongoing Sumner Redstone corporate soap opera continued Thursday with the move by mogul and his daughter Shari to unseat five members of Viacom Inc.’s governing board.
Viacom Chairman and Chief Executive Philippe Dauman was among the board members who the Redstones want ousted, along with George S. Abrams, Blythe J. McGarvie, Frederic V. Salerno and William Schwartz. Salerno went to court in Delaware on Thursday to block the moves.
So, who might soon be overseeing the company? Here’s a snapshot of the newly-named Viacom directors:
Lerer is a managing...