'Disney Exec and Bob Chapek Confidante Arthur Bochner Exits

Bob Chapek Confidante Arthur Bochner Exits

continues, following

the return of CEO Bob Iger less than a week ago

The next

exec to exit is Arthur Bochner, Variety has confirmed via a source familiar with the

As first

reported by Puck News, Bochner’s exit is probably not much of a surprise, given

More recently,

Bochner was behind Chapek’s remarks on Disney’s Q3 earnings call

Chapek’s performance

on that call, and a follow-up memo to staff, is believed to have led

Bochner is

the second high-profile Disney exec to depart following Iger’s return to the helm of

The next

day, in a memo to Disney staffers, Iger announced that  Kareem Daniel, chairman of Disney

Iger also

shared that restructuring at the media giant would begin “in the coming weeks

Bochner, like

Daniel, was seen as a key lieutenant of Chapek’s, which made both execs’ departures

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