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Best Buy CEO Search Moves Forward

External and internal candidates will be considered as Brian Dunn's successor.

Best Buy CEO Search Moves Forward

Best Buy's board of directors announced it was putting together a committee charged with finding former CEO Brian Dunn's replacement Friday.

amid a personal conduct investigation with allegations that he had . Dunn rose to the CEO position in 2009 and spent nearly 30 years with the company.

According to a company press release, the search committee is headed by board member Kathy J. Higgins Victor, who will hire a search firm to identify external and internal candidates, including interim CEO Mike Mikan. The chosen firm will be announced in coming weeks.

A Bloomberg Business article named board members Lisa Caputo, Ronald James and Sanjay Khosla as part of the committee.

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