Shocking CEO downfalls

Published On: Mar 01 2013 12:16:03 PM CST   Updated On: Jul 24 2014 10:10:37 AM CDT

Walmart's Bill Simon is the latest big-name CEO to make a shocking departure.

CEO Downfalls - BP Hayward
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Tony Hayward (BP) -- He became one of the most reviled men in America following the Gulf oil spill in 2010. Hayward's statements dubbing the spill "relatively tiny" and later saying "I want my life back" only further tarnished the company's image, and he was ousted as CEO that summer.

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