How Elon Musk helped lift the ceiling on CEO pay

When Tesla awarded Elon Musk a multibillion-dollar pay package in 2018, the landmark deal helped to vastly increase the potential compensation of the CEOs at many of America’s biggest public companies. The package was composed entirely of an enormous stock grant tied to the company’s performance. As Tesla has sold enough electric vehicles to become … Read more

He helped cure the ‘London patient’ of HIV. Then he turned to Covid.

(Visionaries | Science) Ravindra Gupta had studied drug-resistant HIV for more than a decade when he first encountered Adam Castillejo, who would become known as the “London patient,” the second person in the world to be cured of HIV. Gupta, who goes by Ravi, was a professor at University College London straddling the clinical and … Read more